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Polly   

Lyric Theatre, (1/08/1929 - 1/19/1929)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date: Jan 08, 1929    
Closing Date: Jan 19, 1929 Total Performances: 15

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical in two acts
Setting: Aba Daba Night Club; Editorial Room, Hampton Bee; Southhampton Golf Club; Garden of Mrs. Van Zile's home in Southampton; Railroad Station; Spanish Inn


Production Staff
Produced by Arthur Hammerstein
Music by Herbert P. Stothart and Philip Charig; Book by Guy Bolton, George Middleton and Isabel Leighton; Lyrics by Irving Caesar; Based on "Polly with a Past" by David Belasco; Musical Director: Herbert P. Stothart; Featuring songs by Harry Rosenthal; Featuring songs with lyrics by Douglas Furber
Musical Staging by Jack Haskell; Staged by John Harwood
Scenic Design by Joseph Urban; Costume Design by Mark Mooring
Cast
Fred Allen
Addie Stiles
Louise Allen
Ensemble
Joseph Anderson
Ensemble
George Andre
Ensemble
Hal Bird
Ensemble
Norine Bogan
Ensemble
Howard Bradford
Ensemble
Dorothy Brown
Ensemble
Donald Buchanan
Ensemble
Walter Bunker
Ensemble
Martha Carroll
Ensemble
Billie Cortez
Ensemble
Hellene Counihan
Ensemble
Inez Courtney
Betty
Clifford Daly
Ensemble
Louis Delgado
Ensemble
Charles Esdale
Prentice Van Zile
Anita Gordon
Ensemble
Gus and Will
Ensemble
Buddie Haines
Ensemble
Robert Hall
Ensemble
Evelyn Hannons
Ensemble
Dorothy Hiller
Ensemble
Hubert Hilton
Ensemble
John Hundley
Rex Van Zile
June
Polly Shannon
Asya Kaz
Ensemble
Sandra LaMar
Ensemble
Jimmy Lee
Ensemble
Geoffrey Luck
Ensemble
Jessie Madison
Ensemble
Dolly Mannon
Ensemble
Robert Mathhews
Ensemble
Peggy Messinger
Ensemble
Lucy Monroe
Myrtle Grant
Harry K. Morton
Harry Richards
Edward Mowan
Ensemble
Jack Norman
Ensemble
Isabel O'Madigan
Mrs. Van Zile
William Penney
Ensemble
Tudor Penrose
Arturo
Ruby Poe
Ensemble
William Preston
Ensemble
Alonzo Price
Bill Collector
Howard Rand
Ensemble
Lucile Reece
Ensemble
Marcella Rio
Ensemble
Marion Saki
Sue
Bunny Schum
Ensemble
Leonard Sillman
Clay Cullen
Audrey Sturges
Ensemble
Greta Swanson
Ensemble
William Tasek
Ensemble
Charles Townshend
Ensemble
Paulette Wilson
Ensemble
Edna May Wright
Ensemble
Grace Wright
Ensemble
Rosalie Wynn
Ensemble
Thalia Zanou
Ensemble
Understudy: William Seabury (Clay Cullen)
music by Herbert Stothart and Phil Charig; lyrics by Irving Caesar
(Unless otherwise noted)
ACT 1 Sung By
The Abadaba Club Ensemble
When a Fellow Meets a Flapper (on Broadway) Clay Cullen and Sue
Be the Secret of My Life Harry Richards and Betty
Polly Polly Shannon, Harry Richards, Clay Cullen and Ensemble
Sing a Song in the Rain
(music by Harry Rosenthal; lyrics by Douglas Furber and Irving Caesar)
Polly Shannon and Rex Van Zile
Lover Come Back to Me Myrtle Grant and Boys
Comme Si, Comme Ca Polly Shannon and Ensemble
Nobody Wants Me Harry Richards and Betty
ACT 2 Sung By
Little Bo-Peep Polly Shannon and Ensemble
Heel and Toe Betty and Ensemble
Sweet Liar Polly Shannon and Rex Van Zile
Life Is Love Arturo and Ensemble