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Change Your Luck   

 
George M. Cohan's Theatre , (6/06/1930 - 6/19/1930)
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Opening Date:Jun 06, 1930   
Closing Date:Jun 19, 1930 Total Performances:16

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original
Description: A musical in two acts
Setting: Mississippi


Production Staff
Produced by Cleon Throckmorton
Music by J. C. Johnson; Book by Garland Howard; Lyrics by J. C. Johnson; Musical Director: Stanley Bennett; Music and Lyrics of "St. Louis Blues" by W. C. Handy
Directed by Cleon Throckmorton; Choreographed by Lawrence Deas and Speedy Smith
Scenic Design by Cleon Throckmorton; Costume Design by Hilda Farnham
Cast
Buster Bowie Shake a Leg
Yank Bronson Short Dog
Alice Cannon Ensemble
Gertie Chambers Percolatin Gertie
Billy Cole The Four Flash Devils
Sylvia Collins Ensemble
Lillian Cowan Lil
Sam Cross Profit Jones
DeWitt Davis Ensemble
Henry Davis Hot Pepper Henry
James Davis Hot Pepper Jimmy
Ida Dewey Ensemble
Charles H. Downz Ensemble
Dorothy Embry Dottie
Mabel Gant Mathilda
Charles Gill The Four Flash Devils
Sally Goldman Ensemble
Sterling Grant Romeo Green
Hamtree Harrington Ebeneezer Smart
Mae Haywood Ensemble
Luther Henderson Ensemble
Millie Holmes Passionate Sadie
Ensemble
Garland Howard Hot Stuff Jackson
Alberta Hunter Mary Jane
Pauline Jackson Ensemble
Van Jackson Hot Pepper Van
J. Lewis Johnson Captain Jones
Ensemble
Chester Jones Ensemble
Cora La Redd Bandana Babe Peppers
Angeline Lawson Ensemble
Alex Lovejoy Big Bill
Emma Maitland Rat Row Sadie
Mary Mason Mary
Fred McCoy Ensemble
Chick McKenney Diamond Joe
James McPeters Ensemble
J. W. Mobley Ensemble
Alberta Perkins Malindy
Bertha Roe Ansy
Ida Rowley Ensemble
Neeka Shaw Josepine Peppers
Louis simms Shake a Hip
Speedy Smith Skybo Snowball
Emma Thomas Ensemble
Jimmy Thomas Cateye
Sammy Van Charleston Sam
C. P. Wade The Four Flash Devils
S. W. Warren The Four Flash Devils
Harry Watkins Ensemble
Aurelia Wheeldin Tack Annie
Frederick Wheeldin Ensemble
Leigh Whipper Evergreen Peppers
Cy Williams Ensemble
music by J. C. Johnson; lyrics by J. C. Johnson
(Unless otherwise noted)
 

ACT 1Sung By
Roll Dem Bales Along Ensemble
Sweet Little Baby o' Mine Josepine Peppers, Hot Stuff Jackson, Shake a Hip, Shake a Leg and Ensemble
Can't Be Bothered Now Bandana Babe Peppers, Four Hot Peppers and Sisters of Mercy
Ain't Puttin' Out Nothin' Big Bill and Malindy
Religion in My Feet Sundown Trio, Four Flash Devils, Charleston Sam and Ensemble
You Should Know Josepine Peppers, Romeo Green and Ensemble
Wasting Away Mary Jane and Diamond Joe
Walk Together, Children Profit Jones and Uplift League
Honesty Romeo Green, Josepine Peppers, Sundown Trio and Dance Sextet
Mr. Mammy Man Josepine Peppers, Hot Stuff Jackson and Girls
My Regular Man Bandana Babe Peppers, Charleston Sam and Ensemble
I'm Honest Romeo Green and Sundown Trio
Reprisal Entire Company
ACT 2Sung By
We're Here Malindy and Ensemble
Low Down Dance Diamond Joe, Charleston Sam and Girls
Low Down Dance Skybo Snowball and Passionate Sadie
Change Your Luck Ebeneezer Smart and Mary Jane
Percolatin Bandana Babe Peppers and Girls
Travellin' Profit Jones, Mary Jane and Ensemble
St. Louis Blues
(music by W. C. Handy; lyrics by W. C. Handy)
Four Hot Peppers
What Have I Done? Josepine Peppers and Romeo Green
Rhythm Feet Shake a Hip and Shake a Leg