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Queen High   

Ambassador Theatre, (9/08/1926 - 7/23/1927)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date: Sep 08, 1926    
Closing Date: Jul 23, 1927 Total Performances: 367

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical in three acts
Setting: The Showroom of the Eureka Novelty Co. and The Westchester Home of the Nettletons. The Present, early Summer.


Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by Shubert Theatre Corporation (Lee and J. J. Shubert, Directors); Theatre Leased and Managed by Laurence Schwab and Frank Mandel
Produced by Laurence Schwab
Book by Laurence Schwab and B.G. DeSylva; "Queen High" is an adaptation of "A Pair of Sixes" by Edward Peple; Music by Lewis E. Gensler; Lyrics by B.G. DeSylva; Additional numbers by James Hanley; Music arranged by Russell Bennett; Music orchestrated by Russell Bennett
Directed by Edgar McGregor; Musical Staging by Sammy Lee
Scenic Design by Willy Pogany; Costume Design by Jeanne Laurence
General Manager: Charles L. Hertzman
Stage Manager: Irving S. Carpenter; Assistant Stage Mgr: Richard Oakley
Conducted by Ivan Rudisill; Pianist: Edgar Fairchild and Ralph Rainger
Press Representative: Milton Raison
Cast
Ward Arnold
Ensemble
Charles Bannister
Ensemble
Joey Benton
Ensemble
Gaile Beverly
Coddles
the Nettletons' Maid
Florence Blue
Ensemble
Lillian Burke
Ensemble
Barbara Carrington
Ensemble
Helen Carrington
Mrs. Nellie Nettleton
Al Downing
Ensemble
Katherine Ellis
Ensemble
Luella Gear
Florence Cole
Barbara Grace
Kitty
a Model
Albert Hale
Ensemble
Peggy Hart
Ensemble
Harold Hennessy
Ensemble
Sophie Howard
Ensemble
Jack Hughes
Ensemble
Irene Isham
Ensemble
Mary Lawlor
Polly Nettleton
Nettleton's Niece
Ethel Lawrence
Ensemble
Ann Lee
Ensemble
Margaret Lee
Ensemble
Elsie Lombard
Ensemble
John McElroy
Ensemble
Frank McIntyre
George Nettleton
the Senior Partner
Edwin Michaels
Jimmy
the Office Assistant
Lucille Moore
Ensemble
Clarence Nordstrom
Richard Johns
Johns' Nephew
Richard Oakley
Ensemble
June O'Dea
Patricia
a Model
Charles Ruggles
T. Boggs Johns
the Junior Partner
John Rutherford
Jerry Vanderholt
the Firm's Lawyer
Otis Schaefer
Ensemble
Daniel Sparks
Ensemble
Mildred Stevens
Ensemble
Carola Taylor
Ensemble
Irene Warner
Ensemble
Betty Wright
Ensemble
music by Lewis E. Gensler; lyrics by B.G. DeSylva
(Unless otherwise noted)
ACT 1 Sung By
It Pays to Advertise Richard Johns, Patricia, Kitty, Boys and Girls
Everything Will Happen for the Best Polly Nettleton, George Nettleton, Kitty, Patricia, Boys and Girls
You'll Never Know Florence Cole and T. Boggs Johns
Don't Forget
(music by James Hanley)
Polly Nettleton, Richard Johns, Boys and Girls
Who? You! George Nettleton, T. Boggs Johns and Ensemble
ACT 2 Sung By
The Weaker Sex Polly Nettleton, Kitty, Patricia, Jimmy, Boys and Girls
Cross Your Heart Richard Johns, Polly Nettleton, Boys and Girls
Sez You! Sez I! Coddles and T. Boggs Johns
Beautiful Baby
(music by James Hanley)
Florence Cole, George Nettleton, Jimmy, Patricia, Kitty, Boys and Girls
ACT 3 Sung By
Who'll Mend a Broken Heart? Richard Johns, Kitty, Patricia, Boys and Girls
Gentlemen Prefer Blondes Florence Cole
Cross Your Heart (Reprise) Polly Nettleton, Richard Johns and T. Boggs Johns
Springtime Coddles and Boys