The stage version tried out in Princeton, New Jersey and opened on Broadway at the Plymouth Theatre on October 7, 1937, where it ran for 288 performances. Gertrude Lawrence had one of her greatest personal successes in the role of Susan.
We don't even speak the same language anymore. I - I've changed.
Barrie Trexel: Yes, by heaven, you have - from being the adorable little scatterbrain I married, you've turned into a very bad sport.
When Susan first arrives as she steps from the boat she has a cape on but the cape is gone when she enters the house and neither she nor anyone else is carrying it.