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Venice Theatre, (11/26/1934 - 11/28/1934)
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Opening Date: Nov 26, 1934    
Closing Date: Nov 28, 1934 Total Performances: 3

Category: Musical, Operetta, Original, Broadway
Description: An operetta in two acts
Setting: Africa

Production Staff
Produced by Perry-Wood Co. and John Mason
Book by Donald Heyward; Music by Donald Heyward; Lyrics by Donald Heyward; Additional lyrics by Abe Tuvim; Music orchestrated by Philip Ellis and Fredda Feranda; Musical Director: Donald Heyward
Staged by Peter Morell
Scenic Design by Anthony Continer
Choral Director: Philomena Perry
Alexander AdderlyNuba
African Jumper
Ernest AdderlyZebo
African Jumper
Sy AltmanPetion
Officer of the Foreign Legion
Ismay AndrewsBanjo
Witch Woman
Dora BacoteGirl Singing Ensemble
Leo BaileySonny
Isaac BakerMoca
African Jumper
E.W. BarberRahmo
Witch Doctor
Thomas BoldenMen Singing Ensemble
C.M. Bootsie DavisCourt Guard
Gretchen BranchWamba
Rooney BranchSiloka
African Jumper
Edna BrevardGirl Singing Ensemble
Evelyn BrevardJu-ju Stomper
Wilhelmina BridgewaterJu-ju Stomper
Ena BrownJu-ju Stomper
Ernest BrownMen Singing Ensemble
Mary BrownGirl Singing Ensemble
Joseph ByrdRufus
Jack CarrKing Yafouoba
Earl CarterPoungla
Witch Doctor
Margaret ClintonSanja
Ju-ju Stomper
Marie ClintonJu-ju Stomper
Ruby ColeDarna
African Jumper
Ju-ju Stomper
James CooperCourt Guard
Lee DavidMen Singing Ensemble
John DawsonPuka
African Jumper
Roy De LapinaMen Singing Ensemble
Sally EllisCorima
Charles FordMen Singing Ensemble
Nita GaleMme. Adrienne Petain
Viola GibsonJu-ju Stomper
Florence GouldJu-ju Stomper
Howard GouldColonel Henri Petain
Barrington GuyFrancois
Officer of the Foreign Legion
Cashious HallMen Singing Ensemble
Andrew HardingMen Singing Ensemble
John HastingsJean
Officer of the Foreign Legion
Ora HinesGirl Singing Ensemble
Millie HolmesGirl Singing Ensemble
Lillian HowardGirl Singing Ensemble
Nancy HuntJu-ju Stomper
Victoria HuntJu-ju Stomper
E.A. JacksonLemo
Men Singing Ensemble
Murray JacksonMen Singing Ensemble
Augustine JosephJu-ju Stomper
Mildred KellyJu-ju Stomper
Hannah LanceGirl Singing Ensemble
Fred LaneMen Singing Ensemble
Mulford LeeKunka
Men Singing Ensemble
Beatrice LewisJu-ju Stomper
Ivan LewisCourt Crier
Mary LewisJu-ju Stomper
Emily MalloyJu-ju Stomper
Douglas MartinKini
Officer of the Foreign Legion
Dan C. MichaelsRastus
Olivette MillerCongi
Emma MooreheadTrema
Ju-ju Stomper
Joseph NealyBayla
African Jumper
Arnold NelsonMen Singing Ensemble
Gordon OsborneMen Singing Ensemble
Ethel OwenGirl Singing Ensemble
Elmina PadgettJu-ju Stomper
Ed PerkinsMen Singing Ensemble
Robert PriceMen Singing Ensemble
Lillian PryorJu-ju Stomper
Alice RamseyJanoba
Geneva ReedJu-ju Stomper
Walter RichardsonPrince Sayonga
Ernestine RobinsonJu-ju Stomper
Virginia RobinsonGirl Singing Ensemble
Walter RoperRoko
Men Singing Ensemble
Jo StriplingMen Singing Ensemble
Mary Alice StriplingGirl Singing Ensemble
Leonard SturrupLuka
Witch Doctor
African Jumper
Jerry SylvonLeoni
Officer of the Foreign Legion
Heshla TamayanaPrincess Yasogi
Capitola TaylorJu-ju Stomper
Helen TaylorJu-ju Stomper
Leon ThreadgillMen Singing Ensemble
Charles WareAlvarez
Officer of the Foreign Legion
William WatersMen Singing Ensemble
Richard WebbBastaboo
Witch Doctor
Ethel WilliamsTanganya
Ritual Dancer
music by Donald Heywood; lyrics by Donald Heywood
(Unless otherwise noted)

Just a Promise
No Peace in My Soul
(lyrics by Abe Tuvim)
Stop Beating Those Drums
Love Me