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Lonesome Town   

Circle Theatre, (1/20/1908 - 4/04/1908)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date: Jan 20, 1908    
Closing Date: Apr 04, 1908 Total Performances: 88

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Description: Based on a story of "Watts," a boom town in California
Setting: Watts, California, 1902

Production Staff
Produced by Kolb and Dill
Music by J. A. Raynes; Book by Judson D. Brusie; Lyrics by Judson D. Brusie; Additional numbers by Witmark and Sons; Featuring "Gee! But This Is a Lonesome Town" by Billy Gaston; Featuring "The Lanky, Yankee Boys in Blue" by Theodore M. Morse and Edward Madden; Featuring "Just Some One" by Will R. Anderson; Musical Director: J. A. Raynes
Staged by Frank Smithson; Dances arranged by Kolb and Dill
Scenic Design by Homer Emens; Costume Design by Eaves
Wilmer Bentley
Lounnie Dippe
a proprietor of Hotel Watts
Max M. Dill
Bakersfield Bill
Ben T. Dillon
Fresno Phil
C. William Kolb
Chico Charlie
tramping for his health
Georgia O'Ramey
Hazy Fogg
a native daugther of Watts
Robert G. Pitkin
Clyde Allen
Golf Boy
R. J. Bellaire
Golf Boy
B. Case
Golf Boy
Irma Croft
Anne Nother
Myrtle DeSota
Summer Girl
Rhoda DeVourney
Summer Girl
Evangeline Dixie
Summer Girl
Edna Dorman
Ima Peach
a product of San Francisco
Louis Fletcher
Golf Boy
Marie Lamar
Summer Girl
Maude Lambert
Mrs. A. Marvellous Wonder
a New York widow
Herbert Lancaster
Golf Boy
L. Lawson
Golf Boy
Marion Lewis
Summer Girl
Austina Mason
Summer Girl
Charles McCaffrey
Golf Boy
Lottie McCree
Summer Girl
Charles McGaffney
Marion Miller
Summer Girl
Julie Newell
Summer Girl
Lillian Norton
Summer Girl
Jennie E. Orr
Summer Girl
Mabel Orr
Summer Girl
Frances Paon
Summer Girl
Marie Propp
Summer Girl
Carlita Ricard
Summer Girl
Elenore Russell
Summer Girl
Faye Stewart
Summer Girl
Arthur Van
a native son of Watts
Graham Velsey
Golf Boy
Marion Vose
Summer Girl
Alice Willard
Summer Girl
Anna Wilson
Summer Girl
Loretta Wilson
Summer Girl
George Wright, Sr.
Hiram Diggs
a constable of Watts
music by J. A. Raynes; lyrics by Judson D. Brusie
(Unless otherwise noted)
ACT 1 Sung By
California Sunrise Orchestra
The Game of Golf Chorus
I'm Running After Nancy Ima Peach, Anne Nother, Wise and Hip
Gee! But This Is a Lonesome Town
(music by Billy Gaston; lyrics by Billy Gaston)
Chico Charlie, Bakersfield Bill and Fresno Phil
The Old Barn Dance Hazy Fogg, Eazy and Chorus
The Lanky, Yankee Boys in Blue
(music by Theodore M. Morse; lyrics by Edward Madden)
Chico Charlie, Bakersfield Bill and Fresno Phil
ACT 2 Sung By
Mission Bells Chorus
Just Some One
(music by Will R. Anderson; lyrics by Will R. Anderson)
Mrs. A. Marvellous Wonder, Summer Boys and Girls
Big Chief Smoke Chico Charlie, Bakersfield Bill, Fresno Phil and Indians
My Cigarette Maid Wise
When the Moon Plays Peek-a-Boo Mrs. A. Marvellous Wonder and Chorus