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Polly   

 
Lyric Theatre , (1/08/1929 - 1/19/1929)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date:Jan 08, 1929   
Closing Date:Jan 19, 1929 Total Performances:15

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical in two acts
Setting: Aba Daba Night Club; Editorial Room, Hampton Bee; Southhampton Golf Club; Garden of Mrs. Van Zile's home in Southampton; Railroad Station; Spanish Inn


Production Staff
Produced by Arthur Hammerstein
Music by Herbert P. Stothart and Philip Charig; Book by Guy Bolton, George Middleton and Isabel Leighton; Lyrics by Irving Caesar; Based on "Polly with a Past" by David Belasco; Musical Director: Herbert P. Stothart; Featuring songs by Harry Rosenthal; Featuring songs with lyrics by Douglas Furber
Musical Staging by Jack Haskell; Staged by John Harwood
Scenic Design by Joseph Urban; Costume Design by Mark Mooring
Cast
Fred Allen Addie Stiles
Louise Allen Ensemble
Joseph Anderson Ensemble
George Andre Ensemble
Hal Bird Ensemble
Norine Bogan Ensemble
Howard Bradford Ensemble
Dorothy Brown Ensemble
Donald Buchanan Ensemble
Walter Bunker Ensemble
Martha Carroll Ensemble
Billie Cortez Ensemble
Hellene Counihan Ensemble
Inez Courtney Betty
Clifford Daly Ensemble
Louis Delgado Ensemble
Charles Esdale Prentice Van Zile
Anita Gordon Ensemble
Gus and Will Ensemble
Buddie Haines Ensemble
Robert Hall Ensemble
Evelyn Hannons Ensemble
Dorothy Hiller Ensemble
Hubert Hilton Ensemble
John Hundley Rex Van Zile
June Polly Shannon
Asya Kaz Ensemble
Sandra LaMar Ensemble
Jimmy Lee Ensemble
Geoffrey Luck Ensemble
Jessie Madison Ensemble
Dolly Mannon Ensemble
Robert Mathhews Ensemble
Peggy Messinger Ensemble
Lucy Monroe Myrtle Grant
Harry K. Morton Harry Richards
Edward Mowan Ensemble
Jack Norman Ensemble
Isabel O'Madigan Mrs. Van Zile
William Penney Ensemble
Tudor Penrose Arturo
Ruby Poe Ensemble
William Preston Ensemble
Alonzo Price Bill Collector
Howard Rand Ensemble
Lucile Reece Ensemble
Marcella Rio Ensemble
Marion Saki Sue
Bunny Schum Ensemble
Leonard Sillman Clay Cullen
Audrey Sturges Ensemble
Greta Swanson Ensemble
William Tasek Ensemble
Charles Townshend Ensemble
Paulette Wilson Ensemble
Edna May Wright Ensemble
Grace Wright Ensemble
Rosalie Wynn Ensemble
Thalia Zanou Ensemble
Understudy: William Seabury (Clay Cullen)
music by Herbert Stothart and Phil Charig; lyrics by Irving Caesar
(Unless otherwise noted)
 

ACT 1Sung By
The Abadaba Club Ensemble
When a Fellow Meets a Flapper (on Broadway) Clay Cullen and Sue
Be the Secret of My Life Harry Richards and Betty
Polly Polly Shannon, Harry Richards, Clay Cullen and Ensemble
Sing a Song in the Rain
(music by Harry Rosenthal; lyrics by Douglas Furber and Irving Caesar)
Polly Shannon and Rex Van Zile
Lover Come Back to Me Myrtle Grant and Boys
Comme Si, Comme Ca Polly Shannon and Ensemble
Nobody Wants Me Harry Richards and Betty
ACT 2Sung By
Little Bo-Peep Polly Shannon and Ensemble
Heel and Toe Betty and Ensemble
Sweet Liar Polly Shannon and Rex Van Zile
Life Is Love Arturo and Ensemble