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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 AllenAddie Stiles
Louise AllenEnsemble
Joseph AndersonEnsemble
George AndreEnsemble
Hal BirdEnsemble
Norine BoganEnsemble
Howard BradfordEnsemble
Dorothy BrownEnsemble
Donald BuchananEnsemble
Walter BunkerEnsemble
Martha CarrollEnsemble
Billie CortezEnsemble
Hellene CounihanEnsemble
Inez CourtneyBetty
Clifford DalyEnsemble
Louis DelgadoEnsemble
Charles EsdalePrentice Van Zile
Anita GordonEnsemble
Gus and WillEnsemble
Buddie Haines Ensemble
Robert HallEnsemble
Evelyn HannonsEnsemble
Dorothy HillerEnsemble
Hubert HiltonEnsemble
John HundleyRex Van Zile
JunePolly Shannon
Asya KazEnsemble
Sandra LaMarEnsemble
Jimmy LeeEnsemble
Geoffrey LuckEnsemble
Jessie MadisonEnsemble
Dolly MannonEnsemble
Robert MathhewsEnsemble
Peggy MessingerEnsemble
Lucy MonroeMyrtle Grant
Harry K. MortonHarry Richards
Edward MowanEnsemble
Jack NormanEnsemble
Isabel O'MadiganMrs. Van Zile
William PenneyEnsemble
Tudor PenroseArturo
Ruby PoeEnsemble
William PrestonEnsemble
Alonzo PriceBill Collector
Howard RandEnsemble
Lucile ReeceEnsemble
Marcella RioEnsemble
Marion SakiSue
Bunny SchumEnsemble
Leonard SillmanClay Cullen
Audrey SturgesEnsemble
Greta SwansonEnsemble
William TasekEnsemble
Charles TownshendEnsemble
Paulette WilsonEnsemble
Edna May WrightEnsemble
Grace WrightEnsemble
Rosalie WynnEnsemble
Thalia ZanouEnsemble
Understudies: William Seabury (Clay Cullen)
music by Herbert Stothart and Phil Charig; lyrics by Irving Caesar
(Unless otherwise noted)

ACT 1 Sung By
The Abadaba ClubEnsemble
When a Fellow Meets a Flapper (on Broadway)Clay Cullen and Sue
Be the Secret of My LifeHarry Richards and Betty
PollyPolly 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 MeMyrtle Grant and Boys
Comme Si, Comme CaPolly Shannon and Ensemble
Nobody Wants MeHarry Richards and Betty
ACT 2 Sung By
Little Bo-PeepPolly Shannon and Ensemble
Heel and ToeBetty and Ensemble
Sweet LiarPolly Shannon and Rex Van Zile
Life Is LoveArturo and Ensemble