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New Amsterdam Theatre, (12/04/1928 - 11/23/1929)
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Opening Date: Dec 04, 1928    
Closing Date: Nov 23, 1929 Total Performances: 407

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical in two acts
Setting: Mission Rest, Arizona; Black Top Canyon; The Bar "M" Ranch; the Wilderness; the Desert.



Production Staff
Produced by Florenz Ziegfeld, Jr.
Book by William Anthony McGuire; Based on "The Nervous Wreck" by Owen Davis; Music by Walter Donaldson; Lyrics by Gus Kahn; Musical Director: Gustave Salzer
Directed by Seymour Felix; Dialogue Staged by William Anthony McGuire; Dances and Ensembles Staged by Seymour Felix
Scenic Design by Joseph Urban; Costume Design by John Harkrider
Cast
Eddie CantorHenry Williams
Jean AckermanEstelle
Ziegfeld Glorified Girl
Josephine AdairMable
Ziegfeld Glorified Girl
Sylvia AdamMa-ta-pe
Colette AyersZiegfeld Glorified Girl
Agnes AyresGyspy Joe Dancer
Mabel BaadeGyspy Joe Dancer
Ziegfeld Glorified Girl
Peggy BancroftZiegfeld Glorified Girl
Elsie BehrensGyspy Joe Dancer
Ziegfeld Glorified Girl
Olive BradyPearl
Eleanor
Ann BrownGyspy Joe Dancer
Ziegfeld Glorified Girl
Dorothy BrownModernistic Ballet
Gyspy Joe Dancer
Ziegfeld Glorified Girl
Sam BuninGentleman of the Ensemble
Katherine BurkeIrene
Spencer ChartersJerome Underwood
Chief CaupolicanBlack Eagle
Frank ColletiThe Padre
Marie ConwayGyspy Joe Dancer
Ziegfeld Glorified Girl
Mary CoyleGyspy Joe Dancer
Ziegfeld Glorified Girl
Myrna DarbyVirginia
Ziegfeld Glorified Girl
Ruth DowneyZiegfeld Glorified Girl
Betty DumbrisZiegfeld Glorified Girl
Madeline DunbarModernistic Ballet
Gyspy Joe Dancer
Ziegfeld Glorified Girl
Buddy EbsenStetson Boy Dancer
Gentleman of the Ensemble
Bill EricksonStetson Boy Dancer
Frank EricsonGentleman of the Ensemble
Ruth EttingLeslie Daw
Harold EttosStetson Boy Dancer
Gentleman of the Ensemble
Muriel FinleyLucille
Ziegfeld Glorified Girl
Dorothy FloodModernistic Ballet
Gyspy Joe Dancer
Ziegfeld Glorified Girl
Hazel ForbesZiegfeld Glorified Girl
Bob ForteGentleman of the Ensemble
Frank FreyPete
Tamara GevaYolandi
Jack GiffordJack
Gladys GladBetty
Ziegfeld Glorified Girl
Betty GrayZiegfeld Glorified Girl
Muriel GrayGyspy Joe Dancer
Ziegfeld Glorified Girl
Paul GregoryWanenis
Edouard GrobeAn Indian
Francis GuinanZiegfeld Glorified Girl
Albert HackettChester Underwood
Vivian HallZiegfeld Glorified Girl
James P. Houston"Brand Iron" Edwards
Comulo
Meredith HowardZiegfeld Glorified Girl
Don HudsonGentleman of the Ensemble
Tom HughesStetson Boy Dancer
Gentleman of the Ensemble
Yvonne HughesZiegfeld Glorified Girl
Elenor HuntModernistic Ballet
Gyspy Joe Dancer
Ziegfeld Glorified Girl
George HuntingtonGentleman of the Ensemble
Jack JamesGentleman of the Ensemble
Mary JaneHarriet Underwood
Louise JoyceGyspy Joe Dancer
Ziegfeld Glorified Girl
Lillian KnightZiegfeld Glorified Girl
David LabrisGentleman of the Ensemble
Wynne LarkGyspy Joe Dancer
Ziegfeld Glorified Girl
Helen LehighZiegfeld Glorified Girl
Tom LeventhalGentleman of the Ensemble
Jack LewisStetson Boy Dancer
Gentleman of the Ensemble
Olga LoftModernistic Ballet
Gyspy Joe Dancer
Ziegfeld Glorified Girl
Elaine MannGyspy Joe Dancer
Ziegfeld Glorified Girl
Chas. MayonStetson Boy Dancer
Gentleman of the Ensemble
Freda MierseVivian
Frieda MierseZiegfeld Glorified Girl
Gwendolyn MilneGyspy Joe Dancer
Ziegfeld Glorified Girl
Joe MinitelloStetson Boy Dancer
Gentleman of the Ensemble
Louis MorrellJudson Morgan
Catherine MoylanZiegfeld Glorified Girl
Edward NadeauGentleman of the Ensemble
Pat O'DayGyspy Joe Dancer
Ziegfeld Glorified Girl
Agnes O'LaughlinModernistic Ballet
Gyspy Joe Dancer
Ziegfeld Glorified Girl
Lillian OstrumModernistic Ballet
Gyspy Joe Dancer
Ziegfeld Glorified Girl
Connie OwensGyspy Joe Dancer
Ziegfeld Glorified Girl
Dorothy PatersonGyspy Joe Dancer
Dorothy PattersonZiegfeld Glorified Girl
Charles PettingerGentleman of the Ensemble
Will H. PhilbrickAndy Nab
Valerie RaemierZiegfeld Glorified Girl
Pauline RayZiegfeld Glorified Girl
Bob RiceJoe
Morton
Rita RieckerGyspy Joe Dancer
Ziegfeld Glorified Girl
Marion RobertsModernistic Ballet
Gyspy Joe Dancer
Ziegfeld Glorified Girl
Waldo RobertsGentleman of the Ensemble
Jerry RogersZiegfeld Glorified Girl
Irving RossGentleman of the Ensemble
Jack RutherfordSheriff Bob Wells
Jack ShawJim Carson
Timothy Sloane
Tejou
Ethel ShuttaMary Custer
Adele SmithAlice
Ziegfeld Glorified Girl
Frances UptonSally Morgan
Helen WalshZiegfeld Glorified Girl
Matt WebsterGentleman of the Ensemble
Bobbe WeeksGyspy Joe Dancer
Bobbie WellsleyZiegfeld Glorified Girl
Gil WhiteStetson Boy Dancer
Gentleman of the Ensemble
music by Walter Donaldson; lyrics by Gus Kahn
ACT 1
It's a Beautiful Day Today
Here's to the Girl of My Heart
Red, Red Rose
Gypsy Joe
Makin' Whoopee
Until You Get Somebody Else
Taps
Come West, Little Girl, Come West
The Movietone of the Gypsy Song
Stetson
ACT 2
The Song of the Setting Sun
Love Is the Mountain
Red Mamma
Love Me, or Leave Me
Hallowe'en Whoopee Ball