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Elsie Janis and Her Gang [1919]   

George M. Cohan's Theatre, (12/01/1919 - 1/17/1920)
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Opening Date: Dec 01, 1919    
Closing Date: Jan 17, 1920 Total Performances: 55

Category: Musical, Revue, Original, Broadway
Description: A revue in two acts
Setting: France and sections of Paris, Colblenz, and New York


Production Staff
Produced by Charles Dillingham and Florenz Ziegfeld, Jr.
Music by William B. Kernell and B. C. Hilliam; Lyrics by Richard Fechheimer and Elsie Janis; Book by Elsie Janis; Musical Director: William Schroeder; Featuring songs by Lee S. Roberts, Shelton Brooks, Bert Grant, Dan Kildare and Albert Von Tilzer; Featuring songs with lyrics by Lew Brown, Joe Young, Clifford Grey and J. Will Callahan
Staged by Elsie Janis
Costume Design by Charles LeMaire
Cast
Ewart Allan
The Jazz Band
Mary Balfour
The Red Cross Nurse
Harry Berger
The Jazz Band
Jack Brant
The Gang
Sam Burbank
The Gang
Lillian Cullen
The Motor Transport Girl
Chick Deveau
The Gang
Herbert Goff
The Gang
Eddie Hay
The Gang
Jerry Hoekstra
The Gang
Elsie Janis
The Gang
Henry Janswick
The Gang
Howard Johnson
The Jazz Band
Bill Kernell
The Gang
Bradley Knoche
The Gang
Charles Lawrence
The Gang
Eva Le Gallienne
The Parisienne
Nat Martin
The Jazz Band
Norman Merleton
The Jazz Band
Frank Miller
The Gang
Henrietta Orville
The K. of C. Girl
Bill Reardon
The Gang
Edward W. Reno
The Jazz Band
B. Romolo
The Jazz Band
Richard Ryan
The Gang
Margaret Sousa
The Ambulance Service Girl
Ruth Wells
The Y. M. C. A. Girl
Joe Wise
The Jazz Band
music by B. C. Hilliam and William B. Kernell; lyrics by Elsie Janis and Richard Fechheimer
(Unless otherwise noted)
ACT 1
Let's Go
(music by William B. Kernell; lyrics by Richard Fechheimer)
Somewhere in America
(music by William B. Kernell; lyrics by Richard Fechheimer)
Smiles
(music by Lee S. Roberts; lyrics by J. Will Callahan)
The Darktown Strutters' Ball
(music by Shelton Brooks; lyrics by Shelton Brooks)
Along the Rocky Road to Dublin
(music by Bert Grant; lyrics by Joe Young)
The M.P. Song
(music by William B. Kernell; lyrics by Richard Fechheimer)
In the Latin Quarter
(music by William B. Kernell; lyrics by Richard Fechheimer)
It's My Temperament
(music by William B. Kernell; lyrics by Richard Fechheimer)
Gee, But It's Great to Meet a Girl from Home
(music by William B. Kernell; lyrics by Richard Fechheimer)
Just a Little Touch of Paris
(music by William B. Kernell; lyrics by Richard Fechheimer)
I Love Them (All), Just a Little Bit
(music by Dan Kildare)
Apres la Guerre
(music by B. C. Hilliam; lyrics by Clifford Grey and B. C. Hilliam)
ACT 2
The Heinie Fiftette
Just a Little After Taps
(music by William B. Kernell; lyrics by Richard Fechheimer)
Give Me the Moonlight
(music by Albert Von Tilzer; lyrics by Lew Brown)
When I Took My Jazz Band to the Fatherland