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Battling Buttler   

Selwyn Theatre, (10/08/1923 - 4/20/1924)
Times Square Theatre, (4/21/1924 - 7/05/1924)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date: Oct 08, 1923    
Closing Date: Jul 05, 1924 Total Performances: 313

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical in three acts
Setting: Silver Lake, N.H., Malba, and New York City

Production Staff
Produced by George Choos; Produced by arrangement with Jack Buchanan and The Selwyns
Lyrics by Ballard MacDonald; Music by Walter L. Rosemont; Book by Ballard MacDonald; Based on the original by Brightman, Melford and Furber; Musical Director: Paul Yartin; Featuring songs by Joseph Meyer, A. Dorian Otvos, Philip Braham and Louis Breau; Featuring songs with lyrics by Douglas Furber
Directed by Guy F. Bragdon; Choreographed by Dave Bennett
Scenic Design by William Castle; Costume Design by Kiviette
Lucille ArdenEnsemble
Bebe BarriRocket
Hal BirdEnsemble
Willie BradleyProfessional Boxer
Betty CampbellEnsemble
Claire DanielsEnsemble
Mack DavisEccentric Dancer
George DobbsExceptional Dancer
Helen EleyMrs. Alfred Buttler
Lester ElliottEnsemble
Harry GordonEnsemble
Isobel GrahamEnsemble
Grant & WingFeatured Dancers
Dale GrigsbyEnsemble
Ray HallEnsemble
Frances HallidayBertha Buttler
Fred JohnstonEnsemble
Kay KaryllEnsemble
Mildred KeatsMarigold
William KentErnest Hozier
Eva KnappEnsemble
Zoe KnappEnsemble
Helen La VonneNancy
Henry LeVoyEnsemble
Liane MarmetEnsemble
Eugene McGregorDeacon Grafton
Teddy McNamaraSpink
Verdi MilliEnsemble
Irving MillsEnsemble
Mildred MorganEnsemble
Tony PalmerProfessional Boxer
Charles RugglesAlfred Buttler
George SandsA Chauffeur
Eccentric Dancer
Marie SaxonEdith
Dotty SheppardEnsemble
Jack SieglerEnsemble
Frank SinclairBattling Buttler
Edward SmithEnsemble
Jack SquireFrank Bryant
Allen StevensEnsemble
Guy VoyerSweeney
Julia WarrenEnsemble
Bob WilliamsEnsemble
music by Walter L. Rosemont; lyrics by Ballard MacDonald
(Unless otherwise noted)

ACT 1 Sung By
If Every Day Was Sunday
(music by A. Dorian Otvos)
Deacon Grafton, Ensemble, Eccentric Dancers and The Rockets
You're So Sweet
(music by Joseph Meyer)
Marigold, Edith and Ensemble
Apples, Bananas and YouAlfred Buttler and Mrs. Alfred Buttler
Two Little PalsFrank Bryant and Ernest Hozier
Will You Marry Me?Marigold, Exceptional Dancer and Boys
ACT 2 Sung By
Tinkle Tune
(music by Louis Breau and A. Dorian Otvos)
Spink, Nancy, Exceptional Dancer, Ensemble and Featured Dancers
Dancing Honeymoon
(music by Philip Braham; lyrics by Douglas Furber)
Frank Bryant, Marigold, Exceptional Dancer, The Rockets and Ensemble
ACT 3 Sung By
As We Leave the Years Behind
(music by Joseph Meyer)
Marigold, Frank Bryant and Anniversary Girls
In the Spring
(music by A. Dorian Otvos)
Edith and Ernest Hozier