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Half a Widow   

Waldorf Theatre , (9/12/1927 - 9/24/1927)
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Opening Date:Sep 12, 1927   
Closing Date:Sep 24, 1927 Total Performances:16

Category: Musical, History, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical in three acts
Setting: France during World War I

Production Staff
Produced by Wally Gluck
Music by Shep Camp; Book by Harry B. Smith and Frank Dupree; Lyrics by Harry B. Smith and Frank Dupree; Musical Director: Henry Redfield; Choral work directed by Geoffrey O'Hara; Featuring songs by Gordon Johnstone and Joe Brandfon
Directed by Lawrence Marston and Edwin T. Emery; Choreographed by Benny Rubin and Billy Pierce; Entire production under the supervision of Wally Gluck
Costume Design by Orrin Kelly; Scenic Design by P. Dodd Ackerman
Maud Allyn Ensemble
Harry Ardatoff Ensemble
Margot Bazin Ensemble
George Bratis Ensemble
Louise Brooks Ensemble
Bunny Brown Ensemble
Blanche Bryer Ensemble
Andrew Burjoyne Ensemble
Ruth Burr Ensemble
Joan Carter-Waddell Dance de Luxe
Albert Carties Ensemble
Lew Christy Gyp
Gordon Clark Ensemble
Robert C. Cloy Captain Wagner
Cochran Twins Novelty Toe Dancers
Maria Convere Ensemble
Alfred Cortez Ensemble
Elizabeth Crandall Ensemble
Daniel Da Silva Tony
Fainille Davies Ensemble
Harry Donaghy Hon. Comm. of Captain Everett's Company
Paul Doucet Jean Marie Alphonse Bettincourt
William Dunn Ensemble
Rose Fleming Ensemble
Albert Froome Pierre Lafarge
Carolyn Gerken Ensemble
Pauline Grayce Ensemble
Beryl Halley June Love
Frances Halliday Edith Proctor
Hilda Hollis Ensemble
Jessie James Ensemble
Henry Jockin Red
Al Josephs Ensemble
Cyril Joyce Ensemble
Benno Juerling Ensemble
Zachary Karr Ensemble
Julie Kelety Nita
John Krivokosenke Ensemble
Gertrude Lang Babette
Ben Lewis Ensemble
Dorothy Lyons Ensemble
Shirley Lyons Ensemble
Leon Mandas Ensemble
Vivian Martin Antoinette
Harry Miller Ensemble
Abraham Mitchell Ensemble
Bernard Mitchell Ensemble
Alan Moray Ensemble
Lewis Newman Stubbs
Arthur Nulens Ensemble
Geoffrey O'Hara Lieutenant Turner
Miriam Phillips Ensemble
Bernice Plante Ensemble
Gregory Pravduk Ensemble
Genay Ramsey Ensemble
Ilys Ravel Ensemble
George Rogers Orderly
Benny Rubin Izzy Press
Charles Salton Ensemble
Ava Sand Ensemble
Ralph D. Sanford Brannigan
George Sawyer Ensemble
Marshall Scott Ensemble
Verna Scott Ensemble
Bernadette Spencer Ensemble
Norman Stengel Ensemble
Benjamin Tilberg Ensemble
Walter Timoff Ensemble
Beatrix Tinsley Ensemble
Serge Vinogradoff Ensemble
Efin Vitis Ensemble
Roman Von Sternberg Elsky Ensemble
Gertrude Waldon Ensemble
Wantayo International Acrobatic Dance
Edgar Welch Scotty
Geraldine Wells Ensemble
June Wells Ensemble
Halfred Young Captain Bob Everett
Peter Zengel Ensemble
music by Shep Camp; lyrics by Harry B. Smith and Frank Dupree
(Unless otherwise noted)

ACT 1Sung By
Let's Laugh and Be Merry Lieutenant Turner, Captain Wagner and Male Choir
Under the Midsummer Moon Edith Proctor and Captain Wagner
It's Great to Be a Doughboy Babette and Male Choir
Longing for You Babette and Captain Bob Everett
I Wonder If She Will Remember Captain Bob Everett and National Quartette
Song and Dance Nita, Izzy Press and Girls
AMERICA Captain Bob Everett and Entire Company
ACT 2Sung By
Step, Step, Step
(music by Jack Murray and Joe Brandfon; lyrics by Jack Murray and Joe Brandfon)
Izzy Press, June Love, Antoinette and Girls
Tell Me Again Babette and Captain Bob Everett
A Thousand Times Nita and Izzy Press
Soldier Boy Babette and Captain Bob Everett
I Don't Want To Be a Soldier Izzy Press
ACT 3Sung By
Babette's Wedding Day Ensemble
Babette's Military Dance Antoinette, Izzy Press and Girls
You're a Wonderful Girl Edith Proctor and Captain Wagner
I'm Thru with War Brannigan, Gyp and Stubbs
Spanish Love Nita and Girls
France Will Not Forget
(music by Geoffrey O'Hara and Gordon Johnstone; lyrics by Geoffrey O'Hara and Gordon Johnstone)
Captain Wagner and Male Choir