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Bottomland   

Princess Theatre, (6/27/1927 - 7/13/1927)
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Opening Date: Jun 27, 1927    
Closing Date: Jul 13, 1927 Total Performances: 19

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical in three acts
Setting: Bottomland and New York City


Production Staff
Produced by Clarence Williams, Inc.
Music by Clarence Williams; Book by Clarence Williams; Lyrics by Clarence Williams; Musical Director: Clarence Williams; Featuring songs with lyrics by Jo Trent, Chris Smith, Len Gray and Joe Jordan; Featuring songs by Donald Heywood, Spencer Williams and Gerald Williams
Staged by Clarence Williams and Aaron Gates
Scenic Design by Beaumont Studios
Cast
Dot Campbell
Chorus
Raymond Campbell
Skinny
Alice Carter
Chorus
Louis Cole
Jimmy
Craddock and Shadney
Specialty
Charles Doyle
Henry Henpeck
Edith Dunbar
Chorus
Edward Farrow
Rastus
Portia Hands
Chorus
Katherine Henderson
Tough Tilly
Slim Henderson
Joshua
"Nuggie" Johnson
Shiftless Sam
Dolly Langhorn
Chorus
James A. Lilliard
Pappy Lee
Sara Martin
Mammy Lee
John Mason
The Dumb Waiter
Walter Miller
Chorus
Gansea Otiz
Chorus
Olive Otiz
Sally
Willie Porter
Mammy Chloe
Mildred Pritchard
Chorus
Eva Taylor
May Mandy Lee
Edwin Tonde
Policeman Doolittle
Emanuel Weston
Kid Slick
Clarence Williams
At the Piano
Bertha Wright
Chorus
Billie Yarbough
Chorus
music by Clarence Williams; lyrics by Clarence Williams
(Unless otherwise noted)
Steamboat Days
(I'm Going Back to) Bottomland
(lyrics by Jo Trent)
May Mandy Lee
Shoot Dat Pistol
(lyrics by Chris Smith)
You're the Only One That I Love
(lyrics by Len Gray)
Come On Home
(music by Donald Heywood; lyrics by Donald Heywood)
Dancing Girl
(music by Spencer Williams and Clarence Williams; lyrics by Spencer Williams and Clarence Williams)
Any Time
(lyrics by Joe Jordan)
When I March With April in May
(music by Gerald Williams and Spencer Williams; lyrics by Gerald Williams and Spencer Williams)
I'm Gonna Take My Bimbo Back to the Bamboo Isle May Mandy Lee and Jimmy
   
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