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Better Times   

Hippodrome Theatre, (9/02/1922 - 4/28/1923)
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Opening Date: Sep 02, 1922    
Closing Date: Apr 28, 1923 Total Performances: 405

Category: Musical, Spectacle, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical in three acts

Production Staff
Produced by Charles Dillingham
Music by Raymond Hubbell; Book by R.H. Burnside; Lyrics by R.H. Burnside; Musical Director: A. J. Garing; Music orchestrated by Frank Saddler, Hilding Anderson and Charles F. Miller
Staged by R.H. Burnside; Choreographed by William Holbrook and Mademoiselle Mantova
Scenic Design by Mark Lawson and Triangle Scenic Studio; Costume Design by Gladys Monkhouse, William H. Matthews, Robert McQuinn and Will R. Barnes
Hamadi Abdullah

Albert Alberto

Louise Allison

Margaret Anderson

Lolotta Armond

Vivan Arnold

Tanaya Bader

Terry Bauer

Louise Beautora

Edward Beck

The Bell Brothers

Beatrice Bennet

The Berlo Sisters

Thelma Bickford

Roy Binder

Millicent Bishop

Blair & Co.

Frances Blythe

Lillie Bolin

Jimmy Brady

Ralph Brainard

Lina Brandon

Dorothy Burke

Jack Burley

Andrew Byrne

James Byrne

John J. Byrne

Marie Cattell

Adeline Claire

Ethel Clark

Claudius & Scarlet

Dorothy Collins

Tommy Colton

Gladys Comerford

Gladys Cranston

Guerida Crawford


Lola Dalton

Nellie Daly

Marie De Young


May Dickson

Ethel Downee

Geneva Duker

Marcelle Dulac

Sarah Edwards

Murray Evans

Anna Fischer

Nanette Flack

Sylvia Ford

Joseph Frohoff

Virginia Futrelle

Betty Garson

Dorothy Gates

Muriel Gibson

Billie Gilmore

Frank Ginnette

Poppy Ginnette

Roland Gordon

Caroline Gunz

Jean Hamilton

Minna Hamm

Elna Hansen

Lillian Hansen

Lillian Hauman

Lorette Hauman

George Herman

Bertha Herzog

William Holbrook

Beatrice Houghton

Agnes Hunter

Cladia Ivanova

Frank Johnson

Thomas Joyce

Valeska Kawschara

Edna Koch

George Kunowitch

Anna Lambert

"Happy" Jack Lambert

Lillian Lane

Andre Lapue

Maurice Lapue

Archie Leach

Dorothy Lee

Lorna Lincoln

Long Tack Sam

Ruth Loose

Colie Lorella

Serrita Lorraine

Lee Losch

Ellen Mack

Marie Mack



Alice Marvin

Robert McClellan

Grace McCrae

Marjorie McKinnon

Fred S. McPherson

Nellie Melville

Gloria Meylan

Olga Mihailovakaya

Eva Miller

Marven Morgan

John T. Murphy

Laura Murray

Duane Nelson

Jack Notman

Mae O'Laughlin

Blanche Orteson

Louise Owens

Patrick and Francisco

Tom Pender

Olga Popova

Leo Post

Power's Elephants

Marjorie Prentice

Beatrice Price

Nick Provanzo

Lillian Quinn

Charles Ravel

Joe Riley

Elsie Ringle

Amelia Rose

Ellen Rose

Vivian Rose

Betty Ross

Eddie Russell

Ruth Russell Matlock

Mary Anne Sawyer

Belle Scholnick

Ruth Schrader

Jean Schreiver

Alexander Seabert

Margaret Skaller

Billy Smith

Angela Sorrero

Ebba Sparre

Henry Stevens

Rae Stockdale

Sylvia Stone

Frances Sussman

Aron Tamaroff

Harry Tamaroff

The Orlandos


The Three Bobs

Bertha E. Tomkins

Marceline Torbay

William Unangst

Asta Valley

Winifred Verina

May Waldron

Harry Ward

Helen Ward

Emma Warren

Wally Warren

Trude Weiseman

Sid Williams

William Williams

Lee Wilmott

Alice Wilson

Dorothy Wilson

Victoria Wolfe

Ruth Wood

music by Raymond Hubbell; lyrics by R.H. Burnside
Peach Blossom Time
Blowing Bubbles All Day Long
Gloom and Joy
Better Times
I Dreamt That I Went to the Grand Opera Ball
Just a Fan
My Golden Dream Ship