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The Yankee Prince   
George M. Cohan and His Royal Family in a Timely Satire on Titled Fortune Hunters

 
Knickerbocker Theatre , (4/20/1908 - 7/11/1908)
Knickerbocker Theatre , (8/03/1908 - 8/29/1908)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date:Apr 20, 1908   
Closing Date:Aug 29, 1908 Total Performances:112

Category: Musical, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical in three acts
Setting: London and Chicago


Production Staff
Produced by George M. Cohan and Sam H. Harris
Book by George M. Cohan; Music by George M. Cohan; Lyrics by George M. Cohan; Orchestra under the direction of Charles J. Gebest; Additional music by Charles J. Gebest; Music orchestrated by Charles J. Gebest
Staged by George M. Cohan; March and drill arranged by James Gorman
Scenic Design by John H. Young; Costume Design by Klaw and Erlanger's Costume Company
Cast
George M. Cohan Percy Springer
Helen F. Cohan Mrs. Fielding
Jerry J. Cohan Franklin Fielding
Josephine Cohan Evelyn Fielding
Jack Gardner Whiteside Webster
Stella Hammerstein Gertrude Spivans
Frank Hollins Karl of Weymouth
Tom Lewis Steve Daly
Sam J. Ryan John Fagan
Estelle Wentworth Lillian Llyod
Aline Bartlett Lady of the Court
Coster Girl
M. Blackford King's Guard
M. Cody King's Guard
Coster Boy
Donald Crisp Waiter
Policeman
Larene Cumley Page
M. Cushing King's Guard
Coster Boy
Vinie Danvers Lady of the Court
Coster Girl
M. Deagon King's Guard
Vivian Densmore Tourist
Ethel Fairbanks Lady of the Court
Coster Girl
M. Fried King's Guard
Helen Gardner Tourist
Mamie Gilbert Lady of the Court
Coster Girl
Mamie Gildea Tourist
M. Gilmore King's Guard
Coster Boy
Gussie Girard Page
Edgar Halstead Coster Boy
Edna Hixon Page
M. Hovey King's Guard
Coster Boy
John Jarrott Bellboy
Grace Kimball Page
John Klendon King's Guard
Coster Boy
J. Jiquel Lanoe DeVrie
Robert Emmett Lennon Duke of Dollsford
M. Leonard King's Guard
William Leyle Detective
Guard
Amelia Linden Tourist
M. Loomis King's Guard
May Maloney Page
Edna Marsh Tourist
M. McCartney King's Guard
Coster Boy
Helen Morrison Page
M. Murphy King's Guard
M. O'Keefe King's Guard
Coster Boy
Lila Rhodes Lady of the Court
Coster Girl
Eleanor Richmond Tourist
Grace Russell Coster Girl
Daisy Thompson Tourist
M. Turpie King's Guard
Rose Walden Tourist
Beatrice Whiteford Lady of the Court
Coster Girl
Clara Whiteford Lady of the Court
Coster Girl
Etta Woodward Page
Elizabeth Young Page
music by George M. Cohan; lyrics by George M. Cohan
(Unless otherwise noted)
 

ACT 1Sung By
Showing the Yankees London Town Whiteside Webster and Chorus
Come On Down Town John Fagan and Chorus
Villains in the Play Whiteside Webster and Lillian Llyod
I'm Going to Marry a Nobleman Evelyn Fielding and Chorus
Characteristic Waltz (Yankee Prince Waltz)
(music by George M. Cohan and Charles J. Gebest)
Percy Springer and Evelyn Fielding
Yankee Doodle Come to Town Percy Springer and Company
ACT 2Sung By
Soldiers of the King Chorus
I'm Awfully Strong for You Whiteside Webster
I Say, Flo Coster Boys and Girls
The A-B-Cs of the U.S.A. Percy Springer and Evelyn Fielding
M-O-N-E-Y Percy Springer, John Fagan, Whiteside Webster and Steve Daly
Tommy Atkins, You're All Right Lillian Llyod and Chorus
A Song of the King Duke of Dollsford and Chorus
ACT 3Sung By
From the Land of (My) Dreams Lillian Llyod and Chorus
Think It Over Carefully Percy Springer
(Cohan's) Rag Babe (New Kind of Two Step) Percy Springer, Evelyn Fielding and Chorus