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The Geisha   

 
Erlanger's Theatre , (10/05/1931 - 10/17/1931)
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Opening Date:Oct 05, 1931   
Closing Date:Oct 17, 1931 Total Performances:16

Category: Musical, Comedy, Revival, Broadway
Description: A musical in two acts
Setting: House of Ten Thousand Joys; Chrysanthemum Féte in the Palm Garden.


Production Staff
Produced by The Civic Light Opera Company
Book by Owen Hall; Music by Sidney Jones; Lyrics by Harry Greenbank; Musical Director: Louis Kroll
Staged by Milton Aborn
Costume Design by Brooks
Art Direction by Charles Baatz
Cast
Frances Baldwin Ensemble
Frances Baviello Ensemble
Ann Carey Lady Constance Wynne
Ethel Clark Juliette Diamont
Roy Cropper Lieutenant Reginald Fairfax
Officer of the HMS Turtle
Kathryn Curl Miss Mabel Grant
Ensemble
Dhoris Delehante O Kiku San
Chrysanthemum
Dhenise Delehente Ensemble
Marie Dolan Ensemble
Dorothy Duncan Ensemble
Lloyd Ericsson Ensemble
Walter Franklyn Ensemble
Sylvia Gans Ensemble
Rudy Glaisek Ensemble
Sigmund Glukoff Ensemble
Lieutenant Vernon Johnson
Thomas Green Ensemble
Otis Holwerk Ensemble
Irene Hubert Miss Ethel Hurst
Ensemble
Theresa Hyle Ensemble
Hizi Koyke O Mimosa San
Siegfried Langer Ensemble
Lieutenant Charles Baker
August Loring George Grimson
Ensemble
Sano Marco Dick Cunningham
Officer of the HMS Turtle
Vera Miller Ensemble
Frances Moore Ensemble
Mary Moss Komurasaki
Little Violet
Ensemble
Edward Orchard Takemini
Mario Pichler Ensemble
Detmar Poppen The Marquis Imari
James T. Powers Wun Hi
Proprietor of the Tea House
Mary Rysz Ensemble
Louie Plumpton
Olga Schumacher O Kinkoto San
Golden Harp
Ensemble
Cyrilla Tuite Miss Marie Worthington
Ensemble
Milton Tully Captain Katana
Ensemble
Serge Ury Ensemble
Theo Van Tassell Nami
Wave of the Sea
Margaret Walker A Mana San
Blossom
Dorothy Watson Ensemble
Rella Winn Miss Molly Seamore
S. Otis Wolwerk Arthur Cuddy
June Yorkin Ensemble
music by Sidney Jones; lyrics by Harry Greenbank
(Unless otherwise noted)
 

ACT 1Sung By
Happy Japan Chorus
Here they come Chorus and Officers
Jack's the boy
(music by Lionel Monckton)
Lieutenant Reginald Fairfax (Officer of the HMS Turtle) and Officers
The dear little Jappy-Jap-Jappy Dick Cunningham (Officer of the HMS Turtle)
The Amorous Goldfish O Mimosa San
The Kissing O Mimosa San and Lieutenant Reginald Fairfax (Officer of the HMS Turtle)
If you will come to tea O Mimosa San and Chorus
Lamentation (Oh, will they sell our master up) Chorus and Geishas
We're going to call on the Marquis Lieutenant Reginald Fairfax (Officer of the HMS Turtle), Dick Cunningham (Officer of the HMS Turtle), Officers, Geishas and Chorus
The Toy Miss Molly Seamore and Lieutenant Reginald Fairfax (Officer of the HMS Turtle)
A Geisha's Life O Mimosa San
Attention, pray! Takemini, The Marquis Imari, Lieutenant Katasna, Lieutenant Reginald Fairfax (Officer of the HMS Turtle) and Chorus
Chivalry Lieutenant Reginald Fairfax (Officer of the HMS Turtle) and Chorus
Chon Kina Miss Molly Seamore and Chorus
Thought of staying too long Principals and Chorus
ACT 2Sung By
Day born of love Chorus
The Toy Monkey
(music by Lionel Monckton)
Miss Molly Seamore and Chorus
Ching-a-ring-a-ree Juliette Diamont and Wun Hi (Proprietor of the Tea House)
Geisha are we Four Geishas, Officers, Dick Cunningham (Officer of the HMS Turtle) and English Girls
Star of my soul Lieutenant Reginald Fairfax (Officer of the HMS Turtle)
If that's not love-what is? Juliette Diamont
With splendor auspicious Geishas
Chin, Chin, Chinaman Wun Hi (Proprietor of the Tea House) and Chorus
Love! Love! Lieutenant Reginald Fairfax (Officer of the HMS Turtle) and Chorus
Hey-diddle-diddle! when man is in love Dick Cunningham (Officer of the HMS Turtle) and Chorus
The Interfering Parrot Miss Molly Seamore and Chorus
Before our eyes Ensemble