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Breaking Into Society   

 
West End Theatre , (10/02/1905 - 10/07/1905)
Haverly's 14th Street Theatre , (11/04/1905 - 11/09/1905)
American Theatre , (4/30/1906 - 5/05/1906)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date:Oct 02, 1905   
Closing Date:May 05, 1906 Total Performances:24

Category: Musical, Farce, Original, Broadway
Description: A Musical Farce in Three Acts
Setting: Act 1: A Public Square on the East Side; Act 2: The Fancy Dress Ball at the Montague House, Riverside Drive. A year later; Act 3: The Lawn of Montague House
Comments: In spring 1906, played at Metropolis Theatre for 8 perfs. and Yorkville Theatre for 8 perfs.


Production Staff
Book by Lee Arthur and Robert B. Smith; Music by Gus Edwards; Additional music by Leo Edwards; Lyrics by Gus Edwards and Robert B. Smith
Directed by Percy G. Williams
Cast
Clara Morton Aileen O'Donovan
Major's daughter
Kate Morton Margaret O'Donovan
Major's wife
Paul Morton Jack Montague
Sam Morton Major Mike O'Donovan
Ford Sterling Conreid Hammerschmidt
Grace Belmont Trixie Gibson
Mildred Claire Miss Depeyster
James Cooper August Montague
Edward Cutler Murphy
Echlin P. Gayer Reginald Carlyle
Rita Gray Tessie Burns
Violet Hart Miss Harrie
Harry Hearn Sergeant Clark
Adelaide Kornay Miss Van Mott
Emma Lamoine Maggie Casey
Arthur Lee Jenkins
Cornelius Lembach Mulligan
Howard Ordway Hoolihan
John H. Smiley Mafia Dinamito
E.D.W. Tannehill Casey
Paul Train Simpson
music by Gus Edwards; lyrics by Gus Edwards and Robert B. Smith
(Unless otherwise noted)
 

The Bashful Chappie
Columbia's Colleen
The Daughter of the Regiment
(music by Gus Edwards and Leo Edwards)
If Women Had Their Way
I'm the Boy
Jolly Yourself Along
Marriage Game
My Senorita
Ping Pong
(music by Gus Edwards and Leo Edwards)
Standing Pat
(music by Gus Edwards and Leo Edwards)
That's What the Papers Say
Ting-a-Ling-a-Ling Ping Pong
Up and Down the Boardwalk