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A World of Pleasure   

Winter Garden Theatre, (10/14/1915 - 1/22/1916)
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Opening Date: Oct 14, 1915    
Closing Date: Jan 22, 1916 Total Performances: 116

Category: Musical, Revue, Original, Broadway
Description: A revue in two acts
Setting: New York City

Production Staff
Produced by Messrs. Shubert (Lee and J. J.)
Book by Harold Atteridge; Music by Sigmund Romberg; Lyrics by Harold Atteridge; Additional music by John L. Golden and J. Leubrie Hill; Additional lyrics by Jack Wilson, John L. Golden and J. Leubrie Hill; Musical Director: Oscar Radin
Staged by J. C. Huffman; Choreographed by Jack Mason and Theodore Kosloff
Scenic Design by P. Dodd Ackerman and H. Robert Law; Costume Design by Catherine Mary Shubert
Edward AvelingHector Walnut
William Banfield TaylorFirst Spy
Dick Bird
Franklyn BatieBlinker
Jack BickFirst Club Man
Eleanor BrownMarjorie
Giggling Doll
Rene ChaplowMiss Fox Trot
Collins & HartThe Strollers
The Acrobatic Dolls
Clifton CrawfordTony Van Schuyler
Dwight DanaA Policeman
Maurice DiamondMr. Whirlwind
Sahary DjeliThe Arabian Dancer
Venita FitzhughDorothy Gates
Third Spy
William GibsonDick Grayson
Kitty GordonSylvia Stone
Sydney GreenstreetV. Gates
Dan HealeyA Chauffeur
Olga HempstoneVera
French Doll
Kittie HillRag Doll
Lou HoltzSam
Theodore KosloffA Ballet Master
Albert S. LloydWilbur Chestnut
Jack Manning
Stella MayhewYvette
Second Spy
Helen McMahonMiss Hesitation
Ada MeadeAnnette Gates
George MoonOliver Short
Daniel MorrisSim Slim
Mosconi BrothersThe Dancing Diners
Bud MurrayA Pedestrian
Frances PritchardViolet
Rosie QuinnRosebud
Miss Gotham
Marie SalisburyNellie
Gustave SchultJames
Gilbert WellsSecond Club Man
Lois WhitneyLucy
Clown Doll
Jack WilsonTessie
Tom Collins
music by Sigmund Romberg; lyrics by Harold Atteridge
(Unless otherwise noted)

ACT 1 Sung By
The Good Fellows' Club
Fifth AvenueDick Grayson and Chorus
The Dance of the Midnight SonsOliver Short and Sim Slim
The Employment AgencyTessie
In My War Against MenSylvia Stone and Ensemble
Miss InnovationBlinker, Miss Hesitation, Mr. Whirlwind, Miss Fox Trot and Ensemble
Girlies Are Out of My LifeTony Van Schuyler, Violet and Ensemble
I'll Make You Like the TownSam and Ensemble
I Could Go Home to a Girl Like YouTony Van Schuyler and Dorothy Gates
Down in CattycornerSylvia Stone and Ensemble
(music by J. Leubrie Hill; lyrics by J. Leubrie Hill)
Sam, Violet and Ensemble
At the Toy ShopMarjorie and Ensemble
Dance of the Square HeadsSim Slim, Oliver Short, A Chauffeur, Second Club Man, Mr. Whirlwind, First Club Man and A Pedestrian
Reminiscent Rosy-PosyRosebud and Ensemble
Mechanical SoldiersThe Dancing Diners
The Melting PotAnnette Gates
ACT 2 Sung By
The Ragtime Pipe of PanBlinker
In ArabiaThe Arabian Dancer
The Wop Cabaret
(music by John L. Golden; lyrics by John L. Golden)
The Girl of the FanSylvia Stone, Blinker and Ensemble
Take Me Home (with You)Dorothy Gates
I Played My ConcertinaTony Van Schuyler
FascinationSylvia Stone and Blinker
The Greatest Battle Song of All
(lyrics by Harold Atteridge and Jack Wilson)
Tom Collins
Ragtime CarnivalYvette and Ensemble
The JigareeEnsemble