MusicalMime SpectacleOriginalBroadway
Opening Date
Oct 04, 1920
Closing Date
Jan 22, 1921
Performances
130
MusicalMime SpectacleOriginalBroadway

ABOUT THIS PRODUCTION

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Theatres
Century Theatre
(Oct 04, 1920 - Jan 22, 1921)

Description
A musical in two acts

Setting
In and around Egypt about a thousand years ago

Produced by F. Ray Comstock and Morris Gest
Music by Percy E. Fletcher; Book by Oscar Asche; Lyrics by Oscar Asche; Musical Director: Frank Tours; Additional lyrics by Richard Burton
Choreographed by Michel Fokine; Staged by E. Lyall Swete; Entire production under the personal direction of Morris Gest
Scenic Design by Phil Harker and Joseph Harker; Costume Design by Percy Anderson and Leon Bakst; Properties designed by Carl Link
Gate Keeper
(Of Cairo)
Ensemble
Ensemble
Ensemble
Ali Shar
Ensemble
The Sultan, Al Malik Al-Nasir
An Old Wazir
Ensemble
Ensemble
An Old Woman
Abu Yaksan
Ensemble
Ensemble
Ensemble
Ensemble
Ensemble
Prince Nur Al-Din
Ensemble
Sharazad
Officer of the Guard
 
Patriarch
Ensemble
Ensemble
Ensemble
Ensemble
Ensemble
Abram
Ensemble
Wei San Wei
Ensemble
Ensemble
Dancing Girl
Ensemble
Zarka
Ensemble
Wei Wa Shi
Ensemble
Abdullah
Ensemble
Ensemble
Wazir Au Shamar
Mirza
A Singer of the Pilgrims
Ensemble
Ensemble
Wazir Al Khasib
The Blind Man
Ensemble
Ensemble
Zobeide
Ensemble
Zummurud
Ensemble
Ensemble
Orange Seller
Nazida
music by Percy E. Fletcher; lyrics by Oscar Asche
(Unless otherwise noted)
Act 1
Sung By
The Gates of Cairo
From Bagdad We Come
Ali Shar and Troupe
My King of Love
Zummurud
A Fool There Was
Abu Yaksan
The Sultan's March
Sharazad's Theme
When Love Knocked Upon the Door
Zummurud
Allah Guard Thee
Ensemble
Me Welly Poor Old Chinaman
Wei San Wei
In the Palace Gardens
Singers and Dancers
Act 2
Sung By
Hast Though Been to Mecca
Abu Yaksan
The Kin of Nur Al-Din
Chorus
In the Harem
Love in My Breast
(lyrics by Oscar Asche and Richard Burton)
Zummurud
Memories of the Past
Act 3
The Slave Market
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