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The Jewel of Asia   

 
Criterion Theatre , (2/16/1903 - 4/11/1903)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date:Feb 16, 1903   
Closing Date:Apr 11, 1903 Total Performances:64

Category: Musical, Comedy, Opera, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical in two acts
Setting: Paris and Turkish Asia


Production Staff
Produced by George W. Lederer
Music by Ludwig Englander; Book by Frederic Ranken and Harry B. Smith; Lyrics by Frederic Ranken and Harry B. Smith; Musical Director: Max Hirschfeld; Additional lyrics by James T. Powers and Fred F. Farrell; Additional music by Theodore M. Morse
Staged by George W. Lederer
Scenic Design by D. Frank Dodge and Ernest Albert
Cast
Rachel Booth Mimi
Lillie Brink Tutu
Blanche Brooks Salali
Theresa Bryant Zobeide
Harriet Burt Avali
William Cameron Mufti
Tom Collins A Parisian Theif
Clifton Crawford Yussuf Potiphar
Ross Dale Second Beggar
Reine Davies Corinne
Louise De Rigney Wanda
Paul Decker Anatole
Ermine Earle Pierette
Agnes Errington Nyanza
Ida Gabrielle Consuelo
Zumra
Ethel Gilmore Hatdee
Bessie Graham Bebe
Gladys Hancock Peroxida
Frank G. Hill A Gendarme
Ali
Milo Joyce First Beggar
Mildred Kearney Delilah
E. B. Knight Hashish
Thomas Miller Francois
George O'Donnell Simoon Pasha
Carrie Perkins Hersillie
James T. Powers Pierre Lerouge
Ella Ray Dudu
Cecilia Rhoda Medora
Blanche Ring Zaidee
Yvonne Riveres Cassia
Harry Short Sergeant Lafitte
Mabel Slocum Zaza
Frank Symonds Backsheesh
Ada Verne Peruna
Mabel Verne Sapolia
Maude Wycherly Babette
music by Ludwig Englander; lyrics by Harry B. Smith and Frederic Ranken
(Unless otherwise noted)
 

ACT 1Sung By
The nations of dear Paree Chorus
Pierre Mimi and Ensemble
Beggars' Chorus Double Sextette
Please Don't Move Pierre Lerouge and Ensemble
We Say We'll Do a Thing (and Don't Do It)
(lyrics by James T. Powers)
Pierre Lerouge
Twelve Pretty Wives from Turkey Mufti and Show Girls
The Same Old Crowd
(music by Theodore M. Morse; lyrics by Fred F. Farrell)
Zaidee
I Am the Pasha Simoon Pasha
Off to Turkey Pierre Lerouge, Simoon Pasha and Ensemble
ACT 2Sung By
Mufti! Wake thee from thy slumber Chorus
My Honey Bunch Mimi and Ensemble
I Love You, Dolly Zaidee
Oh, What's the Use? Pierre Lerouge, Simoon Pasha and Mufti
Everybody Wants to Hold the Baby (Everybody Wants to See the Baby) Pierre Lerouge and Chorus
In Dreamland Pierre Lerouge, Sergeant Lafitte and Hersillie