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White Lilacs   

 
Shubert Theatre, (9/10/1928 - circa. 10/1928)
Jolson's 59th Street Theatre, (10/08/1928 - 1/12/1929)
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Opening Date: Sep 10, 1928    
Closing Date: Jan 12, 1929 Total Performances: 136

Category: Musical, Operetta, Romance, Original
Description: A musical in three acts
Setting: The Fragonard Room in the Countess D'Agoult's house, Paris; The gardens at George Sand's Villa, on the Island of Majorica; Chopin's studio in Paris



Production Staff
Produced by Messrs. Shubert (Lee and J. J.)
Music by Karl Hajos; Book by Harry B. Smith; Lyrics by Harry B. Smith; Original German book by Sigurd Johannsen; Musical Director: Pierre De Reeder; Additional music by Maurie Rubens and Sam Timberg; Additional lyrics by David Goldberg and J. Keirn Brennan
Entire production under the supervision of Jacob J. Shubert; Directed by George Marion; Ensembles staged by Vaughn Godfrey
Scenic Design by Rollo Wayne; Costume Design by George Barbier and Ernest Schrapps
Based on melodies by Frédéric Chopin
Cast
Catherine AllenEnsemble
Melba AlterLouison
One of Trio
Louise BeaudetCatherine
Helen BishopEnsemble
Grace BrinkleyDelphine Potocka
John CampbellEnsemble
Madeline ClancyEnsemble
Charles Croker-KingGiacomo Meyerbeer
William DemarestEnsemble
Diana DoeringEnsemble
Edwin DrakeEnsemble
Eliz FergussonEnsemble
Dorothy ForsytheEnsemble
Mae GoldingEnsemble
William HallEnsemble
Maurice HollandGaston de Flavigny
DeWolf HopperDubusson
Frank HornPrince Obelenski
Ensemble
JuanitaJuanita
Ernest LawfordHeinrich Heine
Vivian LynnEnsemble
Wallace MagillEnsemble
Eva MascagnoMlle. Taglioni
Steven McNultyEnsemble
Odette MyrtilMadame George Sand
Phyllis NewkirkMarquise De Mours
One of Trio
PacoPaco
Helen PageEnsemble
Louise RandolphEnsemble
Phil ReepEnsemble
Guy RobertsonFrederic Chopin
Allan RogersLuselle
Vernon RudolphFranz Liszt
Ensemble
Edna StarckEnsemble
Franklin Van HornBalzac
Douglas VincentEnsemble
Frank WeinerEnsemble
Charlotte WoodruffCountess D'Agoult
One of Trio
Dora ZommerownaEnsemble
music by Karl Hajos; lyrics by Harry B. Smith
(Unless otherwise noted)

ACT 1 Sung By
The Music CallCountess D'Agoult and Guests
Adorable You
(music by Maurie Rubens; lyrics by David Goldberg)
Delphine Potocka and Gaston de Flavigny
Words, Music, CashDubusson, Heinrich Heine and Giacomo Meyerbeer
I Love LoveMadame George Sand and Ensemble
White Lilacs
(lyrics by J. Keirn Brennan)
Frederic Chopin and Delphine Potocka
Far Away and Long AgoMadame George Sand and Frederic Chopin
InspirationFrederic Chopin and Trio
Star in the TwilightLuselle and Quartette
ACT 2 Sung By
Harvest Moon/Dance of Majorca/TarantellaJuanita, Paco and Ensemble
Melodies Within My HeartMadame George Sand and Frederic Chopin
Know When to SmileMadame George Sand and Girls
(Our) Castle of Love
(music by Sam Timberg)
Delphine Potocka and Gaston de Flavigny
I Love You, I Adore YouLuselle and Madame George Sand
ACT 3 Sung By
A-Flat PolonaiseFrederic Chopin and Ensemble
White Lilacs (Reprise)
(lyrics by J. Keirn Brennan)
Frederic Chopin
Be Happy in Your DreamsFrederic Chopin and Madame George Sand