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Deep Harlem   

Hudson Theatre, (1/07/1929 - 1/12/1929)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date: Jan 07, 1929    
Closing Date: Jan 12, 1929 Total Performances: 8

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical in two acts
Setting: Africa, Savannah, Georgia, and Harlem


Production Staff
Produced by Sam H. Grisman
Music by Joe Jordan; Book by Salem Whitney and Homer Tutt; Lyrics by Homer Tutt and Henry Creamer; Music orchestrated by Joe Jordan; Musical Director: Joe Jordan
Staged by Henry Creamer
Costume Design by Brooks Costume Company; Scenic Design by Mallard H. Frane's Sons
Cast
Rose Anderson
Ensemble
Billy Andrews
Slave Trader
Billy
Citizen
The Dancer's Friend
Mr. Ausbrook
Ensemble
Quartette
Jimmie Baskette
Prophet
Officer
Andrew Bishop
An Author
Slave Trader
Auctioneer
Ivy Black
Dancing Ivy
Specialty
Ensemble
Virginia Branum
Soft-Stepper
Lulia
Specialty
Ensemble
Rebecca Braxton
Ensemble
Neil Bridges
Ensemble
Quartette
Elmira Britt
Ensemble
Chappy Chapelle
Princess of Bataboula
Cutout & Leonard
Sailors
Specialty
Rookie Davis
Congo-Lulu
William Edmonson
Slave Trader
Officer
Detective
A. G. Edwards
Ensemble
Howard Elmore
Dancing Dan
It
Marie Fraine
Ensemble
Gertrude Gardeen
Haly
Soft-Stepper
Glory
Ensemble
Tony Gaytzera
Ensemble
Quartette
Inez Glover
Ensemble
August Golden
African Native
Ensemble
Alice Gorgas
The Creeper's Gal
Specialty
Sterling Grant
Slave Trader
Red
Haly's Boy Friend
Thomas R. Hall
Specialty
Ensemble
Claudette Heyward
Ensemble
Carrie Huff
Ensemble
Columbus Jackson
Nebo
Boss
Bobby Johns
Ensemble
Frances Johnson
Ensemble
Mr. Keys
Ensemble
Quartette
Mary King
Specialty
Ensemble
May King
Ensemble
Emily Malloy
Ensemble
John Mason
The Real Boss
Jethro
Pearl McCormack
Jen
Pearl
Ruby Meyers
Ensemble
Felix Northern
Ensemble
Joe Northern
Ensemble
Ralph Northern
Ensemble
Robert Northern
Ensemble
Thula Oryiz
Ensemble
Charles Ridley
Specialty
Officer
Mabel Ridley
Princess Ola
High Yaller
Ticket Girl
Pianist
Palm Roberts
Ensemble
Joe Robinson
Ensemble
Alice Sampson
Hally
Ensemble
Neeka Shaw
Africana
Temptress
The Dancer
Juanita Stinette
Princess Lulu
Miranda
Cherokee Thornton
Ensemble
Homer Tutt
Crown Prince
The Creeper
Jelly Bean
Dorothy Walker
Ensemble
Bridesmaid
Winifred Walker
Bridesmaid
Ensemble
Helen Wallace
Bridesmaid
Ensemble
Jean Wallace
Ensemble
Bridesmaid
Marietta Warren
Colored Picnicker
Specialty
Ensemble
Mary Welch
Specialty
Ensemble
Anita Warton
Ensemble
Rosa White
Queen
That
Salem Whitney
King
Elder Toots
The Orator
George Whittington
The Porter
Specialty
Harriet Williams
Crow Jane
Ensemble
Louise Williams
Specialty
Ensemble
Lena Wilson
Mrs. Jenkins
Entertainer
Lucy Yarborough
Colored Picnicker
Ensemble
music by Joe Jordan; lyrics by Homer Tutt and Henry Creamer
ACT 1 Sung By
Cushite Dance Ensemble
I Shall Love You Princess of Bataboula and Princess Lulu
Dance of the Temptress Temptress
I Shall Love You (Reprise) Princess of Bataboula and Princess Lulu
Deliver Slave Ensemble
Slave Ship Slave Ensemble
Africana Congo-Lulu, Africana and Africanas
Tappin' to the Picnic Dancing Dan, Dancing Girls, Dancing Ivy, Soft-Steppers and Specialty
Kentucky/Mexican Blues Princess of Bataboula and Princess Lulu
Old Plantation Mrs. Jenkins and Company
Virginia Reel Company
I'm Loving Billy, Glory and Entire Company
ACT 2 Sung By
Possum Trot Congo-Lulu, Girls, Mrs. Jenkins, Glory, Lulia, Hally, Sailors and The Dancer
Real High Yaller and Sealskin Brown The Real Boss and Boss
Deep Harlem Officer
Rags and Tatters The Porter
Deep Harlem (Reprise) Officer
Y Como Le Va The Dancer
Why? Princess of Bataboula and Princess Lulu
I Shall Love You (Reprise) Princess of Bataboula and Princess Lulu
Deep Harlem (Reprise) Company