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Imperial Theatre, (2/04/1937 - 5/01/1937)
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Opening Date: Feb 04, 1937    
Closing Date: May 01, 1937 Total Performances: 95

Category: Musical, Operetta, Original, Broadway
Description: An operetta in three acts
Setting: Parsonage at Sesenheim, 1771; Countess Scholl's Salon, Strasburg; Goeth's Study.

Production Staff
Produced by Messrs. Shubert (Lee and J. J.)
Music by Franz Lehár; Written by Franz Lehár; Lyrics by Edward Eliscu; American adaptation by Edward Eliscu; Original German Libretto to "Frederike" by Ludwig Herzer and Fritz Löhner-Beda; Musical Director: Hilding Anderson; Music orchestrated by Hilding Anderson and William Challis; Trio Dance, Acts 1 and 2 arranged by George Dobbs
Choreographed by Chester Hale; Production Supervised by Hassard Short; Staged by Hassard Short
Scenic Design by Watson Barratt; Costume Design by William Weaver
Jack BarrettDancer
Mary Jane BarrettMr. Linker
Wesley BenderLackey
Todd BolenderDancer
Boris ButleroffDancer
Patricia CaronGirl
Charles ColumbusMeyer
Marvel ConheneyGirl
Ted DanielsBoy
Betti DavisGirl
George DobbsMr. Linker
Wheeler DrydenDr. Bauer
Count Hahn
Marilyn DuaneGirl
Lipman DuckatBoy
Joan EngelDancer
Dorothy ForsytheGirl
Diana GaylenLiselotte
Roger GerryBoy
Helen GleasonFrederika
Betty GourDancer
Gene GreenlawBoy
Edith GreshamMiss Hotchkiss
Vernon HammerDancer
Harriette HenningDancer
Dorothy HessDancer
Dennis KingGoethe
Edith KingMrs. Thorne
Countess Hahn
Nancy KnottDancer
Walter LewisBoy
Ralph MagelssenKarl August
Duke of Windsor
Earl McDonaldHerr Gruenwald
Dolly MillerGirl
Edward MurrayDancer
William NewgordArthur Benson
William ParkerBoy
Alicia ParnahayGirl
Doris PatstonSalomea
Jack PhillipsBoy
Sonny QuinnDancer
Frances RandsDancer
Fred RatliffeBoy
Mary RhodesGirl
James RyanDancer
George SampsonBoy
Mildred SchroederJessica Thorne
Fred ShermanGuide
Mae SiglerDancer
Ulita TorgersonCountess Scholl
George TrabertWeyland
Ernest TruexLenz
Arthur VintonCaptain Knebel
Katherine von den KnesebeckGirl
Clara WaringGirl
Rose WinterMagda Brion
J. Arthur YoungParson Brion
music by Franz Lehar; lyrics by Edward Eliscu
ACT 1 Sung By
Out in the SunSalomea, Meyer, Jung-Stilling and Ensemble
I Asked My HeartFrederika
Rising StarGoethe, Weyland and Ensemble
OneFrederika and Girls
Rose in the HeatherGoethe
ACT 2 Sung By
The ShepherdPremiere Danseuse
Stormy LoveFrederika, Weyland and Ensemble
A Word to Remind YouGoethe and Girls
One (Reprise) Goethe and Frederika
Jealousy Begins at HomeSalomea, Jung-Stilling, Meyer and Ensemble
Why Did He Kiss My Heart Awake?Frederika
ACT 3 Sung By
The Bane of ManLenz, Meyer, Jung-Stilling and Arthur Benson
One (Reprise) Frederika