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St. James Theatre, (12/05/1935 - 6/06/1936)
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Opening Date: Dec 05, 1935    
Closing Date: Jun 06, 1936 Total Performances: 213

Category: Musical, Play, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical in two acts
Setting: Professor Volk's Living Room, A Prater Cafe, A Barber Shop, the Railroad Station, Hotel Schildersturn, The Benefit Performance, Zimmerkopf's Studio, and the Club "Florida"



Production Staff
Produced by Laurence Schwab
Music by Sigmund Romberg; Additional ochestrations by Russell Bennett; Book by Frank Mandel; Adapted from the "The Happy Alienist" by Eric Von Stroheim and Wallace Smith; Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II; Musical Director: Robert Emmett Dolan; Music orchestrated by Don Walker
Book staged by José Ruben
Scenic Design by Raymond Sovey; Costume Design by Kay Morrison
Company Manager: E.A. MacAuley
Production Manager: Richard Berger; Stage Manager: Jerome Whyte
Press Representative: Richard Maney
Cast
Betty AllenFriedl
Willie's model
Beulah BlakeBox Holder
Old Couple
Remo BuffanoWilli Zimmerkopf
Patricia CalvertVera Huber
Volk's assistant
Victor CasmoreHans
barber's assistant
Tomes ChapmanSergeant
Father
Box Holder
Frank ChesterWaiter
Lee ChildsStroller
Jack ColeDancer
Radley E. CollinsSon
Page Boy
Alice DudleyDancer
Robert C. FischerJosef
clarinet player
Michael J. ForbesPoliceman
Lover
Roy GordonInspector Schnorrheim
Rollin Grimes Jr.Mr. Runtschli
of "Die Wochende"
Inga HillMother
Kathi
maid at Hotel Schildersturn
Marian HuntleyDaughter
Betty KerrLover
Walter Woolf KingBaron Kuno Adelhorst
Bela LublovMusician
Nancy McCordMarie-Baroness von Schlewitz
Clifford MenzPoliceman
Stroller
Harry MestayerUncle Pishka
Charles PalloyMusician
Marie Louise QuevliGypsy
Walter SlezakProf. Johann Volk
Guy Smith, Jr.Policeman
Stroller
Old Couple
Maury TuckermanHerr Schmidt
barber
ACT 1 Sung By
Something in the Air of MayProf. Johann Volk
Interlude in a Barber ShopProf. Johann Volk and Baron Kuno Adelhorst
A Chanson in the PraterProf. Johann Volk, Marie-Baroness von Schlewitz, Father and Mother
A Doll FantasyMarie-Baroness von Schlewitz
You Wait and Wait and WaitMarie-Baroness von Schlewitz and Baron Kuno Adelhorst
I Built a Dream Today (One Day)Prof. Johann Volk, Baron Kuno Adelhorst and Josef (clarinet player)
Dance, My DarlingsMarie-Baroness von Schlewitz and Singing Ensemble
ACT 2 Sung By
Always Be a GentlemanMarie-Baroness von Schlewitz and Baron Kuno Adelhorst
I Built a Dream Today (One Day) (Reprise) Josef (clarinet player)
Somebody Ought To Be ToldFriedl (Willie's model)
Something New Is in My HeartMarie-Baroness von Schlewitz
(Just) Once Around the ClockFriedl (Willie's model), Baron Kuno Adelhorst and Uncle Pishka
Something New Is in My Heart (Reprise) Marie-Baroness von Schlewitz