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Afgar   

Central Theatre, (11/08/1920 - 4/02/1921)
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Opening Date: Nov 08, 1920    
Closing Date: Apr 02, 1921 Total Performances: 168

Category: Musical, Spectacle, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical in two acts
Setting: Courtyard of the Palace of the Moor, Afgar; The Harem of the Palace.


Production Staff
Produced by Morris Gest and F. Ray Comstock
Music by Charles Cuvillier; Book by Fred Thompson and Worton David; Lyrics by Douglas Furher; Based on an operette by Andre Barde and Michel Carre; Musical Director: Victor Baravalle
Directed by Frank Collins
Scenic Design by Paul Poiret; Costume Design by Paul Poiret
Cast
William P. Adams
Chorus
Queenie Andrews
Zubaydah
Jean Barnette
Zaumiss
Irving Beebe
Don Juan, Jr.
Violet Blythe
Messaouda
Clara Burton
Belbali
Frances Cameron
Isilda
Jeanne Caselle
Amina
Guy Collins
The Wise Man of the East
Danasch
Billie Dancha
Antilas
Agnes D'Assia
Shayana
Alice Delysia
Zaydee
James Duffer
Chorus
Fay Evelyn
Hanifa
Anna Fisher
Nayhara
Roy Fitzsimmons
Chorus
Alfred Frank
Chorus
Glenn Gamble
Khasan
Jean Grey
Badoura
Olga Harting
Anneka
Paul Irving
Houssain
Lupino Lane
Coucourli
Oretta Lewis
Zurudda
Alyce Melzard
Morgiana
Betty Michaels
Nissa
Ana Miller
Sylphine
Morris Milman
Chorus
Olga Nezzie
Elhawa
W. H. Rawlins
Lord Afgar
Carolyn Reynolds
Marrima
Vera Ruby
Seraphine
Jacque Sage
Delona
Edward Sheldon
Chorus
Philip Sheridan
Giafar
Betty Squires
Kamarrah
Bertran Urrenne
Chorus
music by Charles Cuvillier; lyrics by Douglas Furber
(Unless otherwise noted)
ACT 1 Sung By
Give the Devil His Due Don Juan, Jr.
Rose of Seville Isilda
Live for Love Zaydee
Man from Mexico Coucourli
Why Don't You?
(music by Harry Tierney; lyrics by Joseph McCarthy)
Zaydee
ACT 2 Sung By
United We Stand Coucourli, Houssain and Chorus
We're the Gentlemen of the Harem Coucourli, Lord Afgar, Don Juan, Jr. and Chorus
Sunshine Valley Isilda
Where Art Thou, Romeo?
(music by Harry Tierney; lyrics by Joseph McCarthy)
Zaydee
Garden of Make Believe Zaydee
I Hate the Lovely Women
(music by Harry Tierney; lyrics by Joseph McCarthy)
Coucourli
Ceremony of Veils Zaydee, Isilda, Houssain and Chorus
'Neath Thy Casement Don Juan, Jr.