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Tillie's Nightmare   

Herald Square Theatre , (5/05/1910 - 7/09/1910)
Manhattan Opera House , (12/18/1911 - circa. 12/1911)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date:May 05, 1910   
Closing Date:Dec 1911 Total Performances:85

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical in two acts
Setting: Skaneateles, New York, New York City, the Yacht "Tillie", Paris, and the airship "The Eagle"
Comments: Original run was 77 performances; December return engagement was 8 performances.

Production Staff
Produced by Lew M. Fields
Music by A. Baldwin Sloane; Book by Edgar Smith; Lyrics by Edgar Smith; Musical Director: George A. Nichols; Featuring songs by John L. Golden; Featuring songs with lyrics by John L. Golden
Staged by Ned Wayburn
Costume Design by Melville Ellis; Scenic Design by John H. Young
Theresa Allen Chorus
Burrell Barbaretto Smiley Bragg
a New York commercial drummer
Gertrude Barnard Chorus
Josephine Brandell Chorus
J. C. Breese Chorus
May Brennan Mrs. Jeffries Wolgast Rush
in search of a bargain
Alleta Bridgeford
Octavia Broske Maude Blobbs
Tillie's sister
Meta Caldwell Chorus
Margaret Carlin Chorus
Olive Carr Chorus
Gladys Coleman Chorus
Nora Cotter Chorus
Sally Daly Chorus
Nellie DeGrasse Miss Johnson
in charge of perfume counter at Pettingill's
Barry Delaney Dr. Rudolf Salve
of Bargain Ambulance Corps, at Pettingill's
Marie Dressler Tillie Blobbs
a boarding house drudge
Hazel Drouant Chorus
Marie Fachionette Miss Thompson
in charge of ribbon counter at Pettingill's
Ethel Fairbanks Chorus
Carl Gordon Mr. Henry Peck
of East Lemon, New Jersey
An Ambassador
George Gorman A Broadway Policeman
Harry Frost
of the vaudeville team "Frost and Snow"
Sailor of the Yacht "Tillie"
John E. Gorman Metropole Bill
a pickpocket
Aaron's "Hello" Girl at Pettingill's
An Ambassador
Robert E. Graham Chorus
Virginia Gunther Chorus
Joseph Hadley Chorus
May Hanlon Chorus
Andrew Harper Jean
J. Clarence Harvey Harvey Tinker
an unappreciated inventor
Lillian Hazel Chorus
Fred Hill Mexico
An Ambassador
Hilda Hoffman Chorus
Katherine Humphrey Chorus
Marie Hurst Chorus
Harry Laughlin Chorus
Harriet Leidy Chorus
Mildred Livingston Chorus
Bernard Lyons Italy
An Ambassador
Ethel Lytle Chorus
Eva Marlow Nell
Aaron's "Hello" Girl at Pettingill's
Garfield Meixner Chorus
May Montford Peroxia Snow
excess baggage with "Frost and Snow"
Piertro Moutalba Russia
An Ambassador
Mazie Murray Chorus
Horace Newman Slim Pettingill
a small town genius with metropolitan aspirations
Edith Offurt Chorus
Louise Orth Chorus
Susie Pitt Chorus
Carrie Poltz Bell
Aaron's "Hello" Girl at Pettingill's
Florrie Poltz Chorus
Aaron's "Hello" Girl at Pettingill's
Harry Pond Chorus
Sim Pulen A Taxi Chauffeur
Lew Quinn Dorset Walkingly
head floorwalker at Pettingill's
Captain Fitzpelet
of the Yacht "Tillie"
Bess Ryan Chorus
Mina Schall Chorus
Kathryn Schuyler Chorus
Ernest Sharrock Chorus
Lois Stowe Chorus
Florence Topham Chorus
Lottie Uart Tillie's Mother
a voice
Mrs. Grouch
shopping for pink ribbon
Louis Von Blake Chorus
Ralph Watson Chorus
Arthur Whitman Chorus
Harry Wilcox A Newsboy
Nellie Wilkie Stell
Aaron's "Hello" Girl at Pettingill's
George Williams England
An Ambassador
music by A. Baldwin Sloane; lyrics by Edgar Smith
(Unless otherwise noted)

ACT 1Sung By
Heaven Will Protect the Working Girl Tillie Blobbs (a boarding house drudge)
White Light Lane Ensemble
There He Goes Slim Pettingill (a small town genius with metropolitan aspirations) and Chorus
Shopping Ensemble
Every Pretty Girl Dorset Walkingly (head floorwalker at Pettingill's), Models and Chorus
Shopping Glide Dorset Walkingly (head floorwalker at Pettingill's) and Miss Thompson (in charge of ribbon counter at Pettingill's)
I Want to Bring You a Ring
(music by John L. Golden; lyrics by John L. Golden)
Smiley Bragg (a New York commercial drummer), Hello Girls and Chorus
The Wedding Rehearsal Tillie Blobbs (a boarding house drudge) and Ensemble
ACT 2Sung By
Life Is What We Make It, After All Maude Blobbs (Tillie's sister) and Male Chorus
Shipboard Frolics Nip (Sailor of the Yacht "Tillie") and Tuck (Aaron's "Hello" Girl at Pettingill's)
Spook Dance Aaron's Dancing Dolls
Be-Bee Grisettes, Yankee Wives, Americans, Chanteuse, Bou
What I Could Do Upon the Stage Tillie Blobbs (a boarding house drudge)
Flight of the Air Ship Ensemble