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A Lonely Romeo   

Performances were suspended from August 23, 1919 to September 8, 1919 for the Actors' Equity Strike
 
Shubert Theatre, (6/10/1919 - Closing date unknown)
Casino Theatre, (7/28/1919 - 11/10/1919)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date: Jun 10, 1919    
Closing Date: Nov 10, 1919 Total Performances: 215

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical in three acts
Setting: The Shimmering Pheasant Restaurant, Tripp's Hat Store on Fifth Ave., Gilbert Grant Ice Cream and Candy Emporium, and the house and garden at Pelham Manor
Comments: Suspended performances on on August 23, 1919 for the Actors Equity strike; resumed September 8, 1919.



Production Staff
Produced by Messrs. Shubert (Lee and J. J.) and Lew M. Fields
Music by Malvin M. Franklin and Robert Hood Bowers; Book by Harry B. Smith and Lew M. Fields; Lyrics by Robert B. Smith and Lorenz Hart; Additional music by Otis Spencer and Richard Rodgers; Musical Director: Robert Hood Bowers; Orchestrations for Malvin Franklin's numbers Charles Grant
Staged by W. H. Post; Choreographed by Jack Mason
Scenic Design by P. Dodd Ackerman; Costume Design by Cora MacGeachy
Cast
Arthur Ballthe Penn Four
Billie Williams
Julia BarnetteCustomer
Pansy
Ellen BestThais
Customer
Frank BillingsMr. Bunker
Frank BinnsMr. Cheatham
Helen BlakeCustomer
Diana
Hazel BowmanCustomer
Reggie
Octavia BroskeAlexina Tripp
Jessica BrownSpecialty Artist
Toots BryceDaisy
Customer
Robert CalleyMr. Cooker
Frances CameronMazie Gay
Clara CarrollCustomer
Lily
Jean CarrollCustomer
Cherry
Edna ChaseLeila
Harry ClarkeLarry Tripp
George CooganMr. Tooker
Jeannette CookeCustomer
Percy
Frank CornellRider Lott
Louise DaleMinte Drop
Mrs. Murray Hill
Pauline
Jim DaltonMr. Kidder
Marjorie DayHebe
Customer
Virginia DeLilliesTutti Frutti
Mrs. Livingston
Rosalind
Frank DoaneIchabod Wintergreen
Marion DorrDorothy Marshmallow
Mrs. Astorbilt
Clarisse
Herbert FieldsMilton
Lew M. FieldsAugustus Tripp
Margaret FinleyCustomer
Rose
Gladys FisherPsyche
Customer
Helen FoxMeeda Tharra
Mrs. Van Duzen
Customer
Pauline GaronFrancois
Sadie Little
Alan Hale, Sr.Gilbert Grant
Eleanor HenryKitty Blythe
Nan HopeCustomer
Portia
Jack KellarTom Thomas
the Penn Four
Phil Fillmore
Gladys LangViolet
Customer
Elsie LangeMrs. Bleeker
Cerisse Wilde
Gwendolen
Artie LeemingFreddy Sharp
Specialty Artist
Clarence LevyJimmy James
the Penn Four
Muriel LodgeMadame Flambauex
Bessie Bonstella
Mrs. Lenox
Customer
Charlie MitchellJimmy Lock
Gypsy MooneyClarence
Customer
Ruth ReavisCustomer
Minerva
Richard Russthe Penn Four
Harry Harrison
Willie SolarProfessor Ketchem
Ananias Beebe
Nellie St. ClairTessie
Specialty Artist
Willie St. ClairSpecialty Artist
Archie
Lauretta StanleyCustomer
Algie
Louise StrongMarjorie Fudge
Mrs. Van Cortlandt
Ophelia
Fay TunisDaisy Cloak
Cleo
Customer
Catherine Van PeltMarcelle Wave
Julie Bonbon
Mrs. Stuyvesant
Viola
Alton WeberMr. Conner
Joe Wilmot NiemeyerSpecialty Artist
Violet WilsonSybil Tripp

ACT 1 Sung By
Influenza Blues
(music by Malvin M. Franklin; lyrics by Robert B. Smith)
Ananias Beebe
Underneath a Big Umbrella
(music by Malvin M. Franklin; lyrics by Robert B. Smith)
Marcelle Wave and Tom Thomas
Opening of Hat Store
(music by Robert Hood Bowers; lyrics by Robert B. Smith)
Chorus
Leave It to Your Milliner
(music by Robert Hood Bowers; lyrics by Robert B. Smith)
Kitty Blythe and Chorus
You Never Can Tell
(music by Robert Hood Bowers; lyrics by Robert B. Smith)
Gilbert Grant, Sybil Tripp and the Penn Four
Any Old Place with You (Added in August, 1919)
(music by Richard Rodgers; lyrics by Lorenz Hart)
Larry Tripp and the Penn Four
Save a Little Daylight (for Me)
(music by Robert Hood Bowers; lyrics by Robert B. Smith)
Mazie Gay and Girls
Jolly Me
(music by Robert Hood Bowers; lyrics by Robert B. Smith)
Gilbert Grant, Kitty Blythe and Larry Tripp
Wait for Me
(music by Robert Hood Bowers; lyrics by Robert B. Smith)
Mazie Gay, the Penn Four and Boys
Let's Go
(music by Robert Hood Bowers; lyrics by Robert B. Smith)
Ensemble
ACT 2 Sung By
Sweets to the Sweet
(music by Malvin M. Franklin; lyrics by Robert B. Smith)
Sybil Tripp, Specialty Artist, Chorus and Kiddies
One I Love, Two I Love
(music by Robert Hood Bowers; lyrics by Robert B. Smith)
Kitty Blythe, Specialty Artist and Chorus
Don't Do Anything 'Till You Hear from Me
(music by Malvin M. Franklin; lyrics by Robert B. Smith)
Augustus Tripp, Mazie Gay, Gilbert Grant, Ichabod Wintergreen, Kitty Blythe and Alexina Tripp
Flirtation Fantasies
(music by Malvin M. Franklin; lyrics by Robert B. Smith)
Specialty Artists
The Candy Jag
(music by Malvin M. Franklin; lyrics by Robert B. Smith)
Specialty Artists and Ananias Beebe
ACT 3 Sung By
Will o' Wisp
(music by Malvin M. Franklin and Otis Spencer; lyrics by Robert B. Smith)
Mazie Gay, the Penn Four and Chorus
(I Want a) Lonely Romeo
(music by Malvin M. Franklin; lyrics by Robert B. Smith)
Sybil Tripp, Tom Thomas and Ponies