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Simple Simon   

 
Ziegfeld Theatre , (2/18/1930 - 6/14/1930)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date:Feb 18, 1930   
Closing Date:Jun 14, 1930 Total Performances:135

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original
Description: A musical in two acts
Setting: Coney Island and various fairy-tale locations


Production Staff
Produced by Florenz Ziegfeld, Jr.
Music by Richard Rodgers; Book by Ed Wynn and Guy Bolton; Lyrics by Lorenz Hart
Directed by Zeke Colvan; Choreographed by Seymour Felix
Cast
Will Ahern Jack Horner
Pirkko Ahlquist Snow Queen
Bobbe Arnst Gilly Flower
Jazz
Mabel Baade Gretel
Elsie Behrens Hansel
Hugh Cameron Otto Prince
Ben Carswell Telescope Operator
Marie Conwal Cat and the Fiddle
Mary Coyle Little Boy Blue
Frank DeWitt The Giant Head
Marion Dodge The Hat Saleslady
Fairy Goddess
Alan Edwards Tony Prince
Caja Eric Miss Muffet
The Soda Fountain Girl
Ruth Etting Sal
William J. Ferry The Frog
Hazel Forbes Gladys Dove
Miss Hazel
Rapunsel
Agnes Franey Goldylocks
Dolores Grant Bo-Peep
Harriet Hoctor Premiere Danseuse
Anthony Hughes Policeman
Mildred Ivory The Manicure Girl
Alfred P. James Fingy
Pete La Della The Horse
Doree Leslie Elaine King
Neva Lynn Spoon
Elaine Mann Wolff
Virginia McNaughton Nona Goyne
Goldylocks
Frieda Mierse Old Lady in the Shoe
Villi Milli The Perfumery Girl
Lee Morse
was replaced before opening
Sal
Patsy O'Day Puss in Boots
Master George Offerman Jonah
Dorothy Patterson Dog
Lennox Pawle Olee King
Georgia Payne Miss Muffet
Lois Peck Dish
Gladys Pender Cow
Clementine Rigeau Wolff
Blanche Satchell The Photography Girl
Fairy Goddess
Joseph Schrode The Horse
Douglas Stanbury Captain in Dullna Army
Paul Stanton Bert Blue
Helen Walsh Jewel Pearce
The Hostess
Red Riding Hood
Gil White Popper
Ed Wynn Simon
music by Richard Rodgers; lyrics by Lorenz Hart
ACT 1Sung By
Coney Island Girls, Boys, Barkers and Dancers
Don't Tell Your Folks Jack Horner and Gilly Flower
Magic Music Gilly Flower and Magic Girls
I Still Believe in You Sal
Send for Me Elaine King, Tony Prince and Girls
Dull and Gay Captain in Dullna Army
Sweetheart (Sweetenheart) Jack Horner and Gilly Flower
Hunting the Fox Leader of the Hunt and Hunters
Mocking Bird Simon
Fairyland (I Love the Woods) Girls
ACT 2Sung By
On With the Dance Drug Store Girls
I Could Do Wonders With You Elaine King and Tony Prince
Ten Cents a Dance Sal
In Your Chapeau Simon
Roping Simon and Jack Horner
The Trojan Horse King Otto's Soldiers
Rags and Tatters Vagabond Boys
Cottage in the Country Entire Company