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The Ladies Paradise   

Metropolitan Opera House, (9/16/1901 - 9/28/1901)
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Opening Date: Sep 16, 1901    
Closing Date: Sep 28, 1901 Total Performances: 14

Category: Musical, Extravaganza, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical in two acts
Setting: Versailles and Paris
Comments: "The Ladies Paradise" was the first Musical Comedy ever produced at the Met.

Production Staff
Produced by Alfred E. Aarons
Music by Ivan Caryll; Book by George Dance; Featuring songs by Alfred E. Aarons; Lyrics by George Dance; Featuring songs with lyrics by Richard Carle and Templer Saxe
Choreographed by M. Albertieri; Directed by Richard Carle; Staged by William Parry
Maud BarnardElla
Lucille Vera BurnahamMaud
Richard CarlePincher
Alexander ClarkThe Duke of Beaumont
Phoebe CoyneThe Duchess of Beaumont
June DalePolly
Reine DaviesBella
Nonie DoreDolly
Minnie FisherFolly
Ethele GordonSarah
Josephine HallAnastasia
Pearl HenriWinnie
Caroline HuestisLisa
John HyamsMullins
M. Pomade
Jessie JordanDella
La TorjadaDance Specialty
Anna LeslieMinnie
Dave LewisCamembert
Kathryn PearlAdele
Florence ReldaNella
Templer SaxeLord Allington
Sylvia StarrMolly
Queenie VassarMademoiselle Antoinette
Louis WesleySamuel Peashooter
Lydisa WestMarie
Frances WilsonStella
music by Ivan Caryll; lyrics by George Dance
(Unless otherwise noted)

ACT 1 Sung By
Think It Over
(music by Alfred E. Aarons; lyrics by Richard Carle)
Samuel Peashooter, Camembert, M. Pomade and The Duke of Beaumont
ACT 2 Sung By
(music by Alfred E. Aarons; lyrics by Richard Carle)
Camembert and Chorus
Miss Clementina and Her Beau
(music by Alfred E. Aarons; lyrics by Richard Carle)
Love's Advent
(music by Alfred E. Aarons; lyrics by Templer Saxe)
Lord Allington
Fiddle Dee Dee
The Dreamland Dimple
When a Man's in Love
The Social Polkarette
Le Petit Caporal
Gustave Gigot's Band