Pinterest

IBDB: Internet Broadway Database Policies About the Internet Broadway Database Help FAQ/Contact the Internet Broadway Database
  Home Shows People Theatres Characters Awards Songs grosses  
The Broadway League
 

Official Broadway League sites:

 
Quick Search For:   In This Category:  
The credits for this production have not yet been completed or verified.

The Madcap   

 
Royale Theatre , (1/31/1928 - circa. 2/18/1928)
Casino Theatre , (2/20/1928 - 4/28/1928)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date:Jan 31, 1928   
Closing Date:Apr 28, 1928 Total Performances:103

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original
Description: A musical in three acts
Setting: Claire's Villa and Lord Steeple's House in Deauville


Production Staff
Produced by Messrs. Shubert (Lee and J. J.)
Music by Maurice Rubens; Based on a French Farce by Regis Gignoux and Jacques Thery; Book by Gertrude Purcell and Gladys Unger; Lyrics by Clifford Grey; Musical Director: Bernard Smith
Directed by Duane Nelson; Choreographed by Harry Puck
Cast
Betty Barclay Chorus
William Bartly Chorus
Genevieve Browne Chorus
Pat Clayton James
Marie Dayne Petunia
Peggy de la Plant Chorus
Eleanor DeViane Chorus
D. Edwards Chorus
Constance Ford Chorus
Thomas Graham Chorus
Olga Grannis Chorus
Sydney Greenstreet Lord Clarence Steeple
Marian Grozan Chorus
Mitzi Hajos Chibi
Ethel Intropidi Claire Valmont
Agnes Kiley Chorus
Lillian Lane Helene
George Mason Chorus
Gene McGee Chorus
Madeline Morley Chorus
Ethel Morrison Lady Mary Steeple
Helen Newton Chorus
Edna Paris Chorus
Maria Paris Chorus
Madeline Parker Chorus
Harry Phelps Chorus
Marie Price Chorus
Harry Puck Honorable Harry Steeple
Theresa Sadowska Chorus
Sally Saunders Chorus
Virginia Sharon Chorus
Clifford Smith Footman
Chorus
Marcella Swanson Emmeline Hawley
Charley Sylber Cuthbert Custard
Arthur Treacher Sir Bertram Hawley
Bert Winnek Chorus
music by Maurice Rubens; lyrics by Clifford Grey
(Unless otherwise noted)
 

ACT 1Sung By
Buy Your Way Lord Clarence Steeple and The Little Collectors
Old Enough to Marry Lord Clarence Steeple, Lady Mary Steeple, Honorable Harry Steeple and Chorus
I Want to Tell You a Story Chibi and Honorable Harry Steeple
What Has Made the Movies?
ACT 2Sung By
Honeymooning Blues Claire Valmont, Lord Clarence Steeple, Honorable Harry Steeple, Emmeline Hawley and Chorus
Stop-Go
(lyrics by J. Fred Coots)
Chibi, Sir Bertram Hawley and "Stop-Go" Prancers
Why Can't It Happen to Me? Petunia and James
Odle De O Do 'I Do' Chibi and Honorable Harry Steeple
Me, the Moonlight and Me Emmeline Hawley and Cuthbert Custard
Birdies Chibi
My Best Pal Honorable Harry Steeple and Boys
ACT 3Sung By
Step to Paris Blues Chibi and Chorus