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The Pearl of Pekin   

Bijou Theatre, (3/19/1888 - 5/26/1888)
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Opening Date: Mar 19, 1888    
Closing Date: May 26, 1888 Total Performances: 80

Category: Musical, Comedy, Opera, Original, Broadway
Description: An opera in three acts
Setting: China, 1861

Production Staff
Produced by Edward E. Rice and Henry E. Dixey
Music by Gustav Kerker and Charles Le Cocq; Musical Director: Gustav Kerker; Libretto by Charles Alfred Byrne; Based on the French opera, "Fleur de the" by Alfred Duru; Based on Henri Chivot
Staged by Edward E. Rice
Scenic Design by Edward G. Unitt; Costume Design by Carrie E. Perkins
Carrie BehrAngelique
Philip BransonPetit Pierre
Herbert CharterPaul Mathot
Bertha FischFantine
Louis HarrisonTyfoo
Joseph W. HerbertSosoriki
Alice JohnsonPearl of Pekin
John C. LeachSing High
Clairette VanderbiltPierrette
Irene VeronaFinnette
Grace E. WilsonPepine
music by Gustav Kerker and Charles Le Cocq; lyrics by Charles Alfred Byrne
(Unless otherwise noted)

Where ever we roam o'er the seas
He Loved Her TenderSosoriki
A Pretty Maid
I Was Born in TokioSosoriki
(We Are) Four Little Tchin-Tchin GirlsPepine, Angelique, Fantine and Pierrette
Bad as They Are, We Love These Men
I Love My Old Love StillPearl of Pekin
Pearl of Pekin
Now that Pearl of Pekin's marriedSosoriki
What a Subject to Paint on a FanPearl of Pekin, Sosoriki and Finnette
I Hope It Won't Happen Again
(music by Edward E. Rice; lyrics by Louis Harrison)
Signor McStinger
(music by Edward E. Rice)