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Elsie   

 
Vanderbilt Theatre , (4/02/1923 - 5/05/1923)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date:Apr 02, 1923   
Closing Date:May 05, 1923 Total Performances:40

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical in three acts
Setting: Philip Hammond's summer residednce at Idlewild


Production Staff
Produced by John Jay Scholl
Music by Eubie Blake and Alma M. Sanders; Book by Charles W. Bell; Lyrics by Noble Sissle and Monte Carlo; Additional music by Gene Salzer; Musical Director: Gene Salzer
Staged by Edgar MacGregor; Choreographed by Walter Brooks and Bert French
Costume Design by Mme. Gilman and Brooks-Mahieu Company; Scenic Design by Rothe and Teichner
Cast
Nell Ames Vivienne
John L. Arthur Alfie Westford
Helen Borden Stella
Frederic Burt Philip Hammond
Hilda Burt Teddy
William Cameron Parker
Helen Christian Veda
Flo Clark Floss
Helen Doty Esme
Vinton Freedley Harry Hammond
Luella Gear Margery Hammond
Lucile Godard Maisie
Maude Turner Gordon Mrs. Philip Hammond
Maida Harries Bunny
Opal Hixson Julie
Virginia Kelley Goldie
Layman & Cling Specialty Dancers
Irma Marwick Irma
Ada Meade Anne Westford
Lucille Poirier Toots
Stanley Ridges Fred Blakely
Neida Snow Babe
Elyne Yselle Maureen
Marguerite Zender Elsie
music by Eubie Blake; lyrics by Noble Sissle
(Unless otherwise noted)
 

ACT 1Sung By
A Regular Guy Parker and Girls
One Day in May
(music by Alma M. Sanders; lyrics by Monte Carlo)
Girls
Hearts in Tune Harry Hammond and Elsie
Elsie
(music by Alma M. Sanders; lyrics by Monte Carlo)
Elsie
My Crinoline Girl Harry Hammond, Elsie, Girls and Four Crinoline Girl Dancers
ACT 2Sung By
I'd Like to Walk with a Pal Like You Elsie and Fred Blakely
Two Lips Are Roses
(music by Alma M. Sanders; lyrics by Monte Carlo)
Fred Blakely, Girls and Four Crinoline Girl Dancers
Baby Bunting Margery Hammond and Fred Blakely
Honeymoon Home
(music by Alma M. Sanders; lyrics by Monte Carlo)
Harry Hammond, Elsie and Girls
Sand Flowers Elsie and Girls
ACT 3Sung By
The Firefly
(music by Alma M. Sanders; lyrics by Monte Carlo)
Elsie, Bunny and Girls
Symphonic Poem
(music by Gene Salzer; lyrics by Noble Sissle and Monte Carlo)
Alfie Westford
Everybody's Strutting Now Fred Blakely, Margery Hammond and Girls
Thunderstorm Jazz Anne Westford, Alfie Westford, Margery Hammond, Fred Blakely, Girls and Four Goblins
Clouds of Love
(music by Alma M. Sanders; lyrics by Monte Carlo)
Elsie