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A Knight for a Day   

 
Wallack's Theatre , (12/16/1907 - 5/16/1908)
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Opening Date:Dec 16, 1907   
Closing Date:May 16, 1908 Total Performances:176

Category: Musical, Farce, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical in two acts
Setting: Mme. Woodbury's Seminary for Young Ladies at Evanston; the Island of Corsica


Production Staff
Produced by B. C. Whitney
Music by Raymond Hubbell; Lyrics by Robert B. Smith; Book by Robert B. Smith; Based on "Mamselle Sallie" by Robert B. Smith; Orchestra under the direction of Paul Schindler; Lyrics for "I'd Like Another Situation Just Like That" by M. Stephen; Featuring "My Very Own" by Clare Kummer
Staged by Gus Sohlke
Scenic Design by D. Frank Dodge; Costume Design by Arlene Falls
Cast
Percy Bronson Emile Sheldon
a university student
Will P. Carleton Marco
a Corsican
Sallie Fisher Muriel Oliver
one of Mme. Woodbury's pupils
The Original Eight Berlin Dancing Madcaps Under-Graduates
Corsican Dancers
John Slavin Jonathan Joy
a self-alleged lawyer
May Vokes Tillie Day
a servant lady
Sherman Wade Marceline
the seminary chef
Virginia Adams Visiting Alumnus
Corsican Youth
May Bennett Visiting Alumnus
Claire Bourne Graduate
Corsican Flower Girl
Bonnie Bunyea Visiting Alumnus
Corsican Youth
Arthur Callignan Corsican Bandit
Arthur Cardinal College Student
Corsican Bandit
Jane Cook Graduate
Corsican Flower Girl
Pearl Dawson Graduate
Corsican Flower Girl
Harry DeBanks College Student
Corsican Bandit
Lee DeBold College Student
Corsican Bandit
Otto Goffney College Student
Corsican Bandit
Phyllis Gordon Visiting Alumnus
Corsican Youth
Gavin Harris Sir Anthony Oliver
Muriel's father
Adam
an expressman
George Headley College Student
Corsican Bandit
Lottie Kendall Elaine
Madame Woodbury's daughter
Blanche LaMasney Graduate
Corsican Flower Girl
Marcel Lamb Visiting Alumnus
Corsican Youth
Frances LeClair Visiting Alumnus
Corsican Youth
Harry Loomis College Student
Corsican Bandit
Lilia Loraine Graduate
Corsican Flower Girl
Carl Norti College Student
Corsican Bandit
Lillian Piper Graduate
Corsican Flower Girl
Harry Quinlan College Student
Corsican Bandit
Harold Reynolds College Student
Bobbie Roberts Visiting Alumnus
Corsican Youth
May Roche Graduate
Corsican Flower Girl
Evelyn Smith Visiting Alumnus
Corsican Youth
Georgia Snyder Visiting Alumnus
Georgie Snyder Corsican Youth
Josie Sylvester Visiting Alumnus
Corsican Youth
Mayme Taylor Mme. Woodbury
principal of Evanston seminary for Young Ladies
Hazel Templeton Graduate
Corsican Flower Girl
music by Raymond Hubbell; lyrics by Robert B. Smith
(Unless otherwise noted)
 

ACT 1Sung By
The Sweet Girl Graduate Chorus
Marceline's Meat Sauce Marceline (the seminary chef) and Chorus
I'd Like Another Situation Just Like That
(lyrics by M. Stephen)
Tillie Day (a servant lady)
What Fools We Mortals Be Jonathan Joy (a self-alleged lawyer) and Tillie Day (a servant lady)
Life Is a See-Saw Muriel Oliver (one of Mme. Woodbury's pupils), Marco (a Corsican) and Chorus
My Very Own
(music by Clare Kummer; lyrics by Clare Kummer)
Muriel Oliver (one of Mme. Woodbury's pupils)
ACT 2Sung By
Corsica Chorus
(The) Little Girl in Blue Muriel Oliver (one of Mme. Woodbury's pupils) and Jonathan Joy (a self-alleged lawyer)
The Bold Banditti Madcaps and Marceline (the seminary chef)
Hurrah, Hurrah and Hurroo for That Jonathan Joy (a self-alleged lawyer)
I'm Afraid to Go Home in the Dark Muriel Oliver (one of Mme. Woodbury's pupils)
Whistle As You Walk Out (Whistle When You Walk Out) Jonathan Joy (a self-alleged lawyer) and Chorus