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Robinson Crusoe, Jr.   

 
Winter Garden Theatre , (2/17/1916 - 6/10/1916)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date:Feb 17, 1916   
Closing Date:Jun 10, 1916 Total Performances:139

Category: Musical, Extravaganza, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical in two acts
Setting: Lond Island and Robinson Crusoe's Island
Comments: 2 acts, 10 scenes, 27 musical numbers, company of 200


Production Staff
Produced by Messrs. Shubert (Lee and J. J.)
Music by Sigmund Romberg and James Hanley; Book by Edgar Smith; Lyrics by Harold Atteridge; Musical Director: Oscar Radin; Music orchestrated by Oscar Radin and Frank Saddler; Featuring songs with lyrics by Charles McCarron and Charles S. Alberte
Directed by J. C. Huffman; Choreographed by Allan K. Foster
Scenic Design by P. Dodd Ackerman, H. Robert Law and John H. Young; Costume Design by Faibsey and Aloys Bohnen
Cast
Johnnie Berkes Bob Van Astor
Happy
Trip
Sailor Johnnie
Frank Carter Dick Hunter
a speed bug
Captain Dick
the pirate
Jos
Kitty Doner Susie Westbury
Sailor Jim
Manuel
Lawrence D'Orsay Captain Chichester
The Spaniard
Bamboozla
Claude Flemming Hiram Westbury
Robinson Crusoe
Frank Grace Jack Jitney
Hotten
Flip
Sailor Frank
Al Jolson Gus Jackson
Dick Hunter's chauffeur
Good Friday
Fatima
Barry Lupino Howell Louder
Director of "The Shameless Players' Film Co."
Tuffghi
Carlo
Helen Shipman Diana Westbury
Lady Diana
Vanilla
Ada Androva The Voodoo Lady
Cecele Arno Chorus
Fay Arthur Chorus
Faye Atkins Chorus
Dorothy Barnett Chorus
Carroll Beerd Chorus
Gladys Benjamin Chorus
Mabel Booth Chorus
Rae Bowdin Mazie Underwood
Coco Cola
Edward Bowers First Constable
A Cannibal
Liverpool Jake
Eleanor Brown The Soubrette
of "The Shameless Player's Film Co."
Slave Girl
Lillian
Evelyn Carberry Chorus
Margaret Carmen Chorus
Helen Carrington Chorus
Mae Chesterly Chorus
Ruth Christie Chorus
Harry Cohen Chorus
Mme. Comont The Star Feature
of "The Shameless Player's Film Co."
Bacnumber
Helen DeHazzard
James Conners A Pirate
Chorus
Louisa Conti Dorothy Hempstead
Slave Girl
Alfred Crocker Second Constable
Chief Boola
Boozey Bill
Babe Dakin Chorus
Vivian Darville Chorus
Harry Davis Chorus
Marjorie Dayton Chorus
Elizabeth Drew Chorus
Bert Dunlap The Camera Man
of "The Shameless Player's Film Co."
Chorus
Edna Eaton Chorus
Pearl Eaton Chorus
Martha Ehrlich Chorus
Florence Elmore Chorus
Jean Forbes The Leading Lady
of "The Shameless Player's Film Co."
Mabel Grete Chorus
Phyllis Grey Chorus
Jean Hackett Chorus
Agnes Hall Chorus
Grace Hall Chorus
Ona Hamilton Chorus
Rae Hartley Chorus
Mabel Hill Chorus
Frank Holmes Frank Speed
The Spirit of Captain Kidd
Helen Hudson Chorus
Alice Humphries Chorus
Kathryn Johnson Chorus
Ethel Kinley Chorus
George Lavender A Movie Actor
of "The Shameless Player's Film Co."
Tot
Marie Leonard Chorus
Peggy Loris Chorus
Wanda Lyons Gladys Brookville
Slave Girl
Gladys
Ruth Maybee Chorus
Carolyn Maywood Chorus
Laura McLure Chorus
Irene Mitchell Chorus
Marion Mooney Chorus
William Morris Chorus
Sue Nally Chorus
Helen Neat Chorus
Florence Nelson Chorus
Harry Nelson Chorus
Peter O'Neill Chorus
Kathryn Perry Chorus
Lee Phelps Poindexter
Sailor
May Poth Chorus
Homer Potts Chorus
Viola Quinn Chorus
Betty Randolph Chorus
Agnes Richter Chorus
Isabelle Rodrigues Rosita
a Spanish dancer
Dot Rozelle Papita
Chorus
Clint Russell Chorus
Leon Shack Chorus
Mildred Simon Chorus
Peggy Smith Chorus
Mildred Stokes Chorus
George Thornton A Goat
Gladys Turner Chorus
Elinor Wallace Chorus
Frank Walters Third Constable
Zoola
Shanghai Joe
Al Watson Chorus
Viola Watson Chorus
Pearl Weber Chorus
Jean White Chorus
Lois Whitney Miss Reel
of "The Shameless Player's Film Co."
Slave Girl
Louisa
Marie Wiereman Chorus
Harry Wilcox The Leading Man
of "The Shameless Player's Film Co."
Chorus
Mabel Winters Chorus
music by Sigmund Romberg and James Hanley; lyrics by Harold Atteridge
(Unless otherwise noted)
 

ACT 1Sung By
Simple Life Hiram Westbury and Chorus
(You'll Have to) Gallop Some Susie Westbury and Chorus
When You're Starring in the Movies Howell Louder (Director of "The Shameless Players' Film Co."), The Leading Lady (of "The Shameless Player's Film Co.") and Chorus
(Go Ahead and) Dance a Little More Dick Hunter (a speed bug), Susie Westbury, Howell Louder (Director of "The Shameless Players' Film Co."), Bob Van Astor, Jack Jitney and Chorus
Way Down Upon the Suwanee River
(music by Albert Von Tilzer; lyrics by Charles McCarron and Charles S. Alberte)
Good Friday
Now He's Got a (Beautiful) Girl
(music by Ted Snyder; lyrics by Edgar Leslie and Grant Clarke)
Good Friday
(Pretty Little) Mayflower Girl Dick Hunter (a speed bug) and Diana Westbury
Happy Hottentots Jack Jitney, Bob Van Astor and Chorus
My Voodoo Lady The Voodoo Lady and Chorus
Don't Be a Sailor Sailor Jim, Sailor Frank, Sailor Johnnie and Chorus
Sailor's Fling First Constable, Second Constable and Third Constable
(My) Pirate Lady Captain Dick (the pirate) and Chorus
ACT 2Sung By
Robinson Crusoe Robinson Crusoe
Spinning a Yarn
(music by John Golden; lyrics by John Golden)
Gladys Brookville and Chorus
Yaaka Hula Hickey Dula
(music by Pete Wendling; lyrics by E. Ray Goetz and Joe Young)
Good Friday
Tillie Titwillow
(music by Phil Schwartz)
Good Friday
Hunter's Fox-Trot Ball Dick Hunter (a speed bug) and Girls
Minstrel Days
(music by Phil Schwartz)
Manuel and Chorus