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Robinson Crusoe, Jr.   

Winter Garden Theatre, (2/17/1916 - 6/10/1916)
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Opening Date: Feb 17, 1916    
Closing Date: Jun 10, 1916 Total Performances: 139

Category: Musical, Extravaganza, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical in two acts
Setting: Lond Island and Robinson Crusoe's Island
Comments: 2 acts, 10 scenes, 27 musical numbers, company of 200



Production Staff
Produced by Messrs. Shubert (Lee and J. J.)
Music by Sigmund Romberg and James Hanley; Book by Edgar Smith; Lyrics by Harold Atteridge; Musical Director: Oscar Radin; Music orchestrated by Oscar Radin and Frank Saddler; Featuring songs with lyrics by Charles McCarron and Charles S. Alberte
Directed by J. C. Huffman; Choreographed by Allan K. Foster
Scenic Design by P. Dodd Ackerman, H. Robert Law and John H. Young; Costume Design by Faibsey and Aloys Bohnen
Cast
Johnnie Berkes
Bob Van Astor
Happy
Trip
Sailor Johnnie
Frank Carter
Dick Hunter
a speed bug
Captain Dick
the pirate
José
Kitty Doner
Susie Westbury
Sailor Jim
Manuel
Lawrence D'Orsay
Captain Chichester
The Spaniard
Bamboozla
Claude Flemming
Hiram Westbury
Robinson Crusoe
Frank Grace
Jack Jitney
Hotten
Flip
Sailor Frank
Al Jolson
Gus Jackson
Dick Hunter's chauffeur
Good Friday
Fatima
Barry Lupino
Howell Louder
Director of "The Shameless Players' Film Co."
Tuffghi
Carlo
Helen Shipman
Diana Westbury
Lady Diana
Vanilla
Ada Androva
The Voodoo Lady
Cecele Arno
Chorus
Fay Arthur
Chorus
Faye Atkins
Chorus
Dorothy Barnett
Chorus
Carroll Beerd
Chorus
Gladys Benjamin
Chorus
Mabel Booth
Chorus
Rae Bowdin
Mazie Underwood
Coco Cola
Edward Bowers
First Constable
A Cannibal
Liverpool Jake
Eleanor Brown
The Soubrette
of "The Shameless Player's Film Co."
Slave Girl
Lillian
Evelyn Carberry
Chorus
Margaret Carmen
Chorus
Helen Carrington
Chorus
Mae Chesterly
Chorus
Ruth Christie
Chorus
Harry Cohen
Chorus
Mme. Comont
The Star Feature
of "The Shameless Player's Film Co."
Bacnumber
Helen DeHazzard
James Conners
A Pirate
Chorus
Louisa Conti
Dorothy Hempstead
Slave Girl
Alfred Crocker
Second Constable
Chief Boola
Boozey Bill
Babe Dakin
Chorus
Vivian Darville
Chorus
Harry Davis
Chorus
Marjorie Dayton
Chorus
Elizabeth Drew
Chorus
Bert Dunlap
The Camera Man
of "The Shameless Player's Film Co."
Chorus
Edna Eaton
Chorus
Pearl Eaton
Chorus
Martha Ehrlich
Chorus
Florence Elmore
Chorus
Jean Forbes
The Leading Lady
of "The Shameless Player's Film Co."
Mabel Grete
Chorus
Phyllis Grey
Chorus
Jean Hackett
Chorus
Agnes Hall
Chorus
Grace Hall
Chorus
Ona Hamilton
Chorus
Rae Hartley
Chorus
Mabel Hill
Chorus
Frank Holmes
Frank Speed
The Spirit of Captain Kidd
Helen Hudson
Chorus
Alice Humphries
Chorus
Kathryn Johnson
Chorus
Ethel Kinley
Chorus
George Lavender
A Movie Actor
of "The Shameless Player's Film Co."
Tot
Marie Leonard
Chorus
Peggy Loris
Chorus
Wanda Lyons
Gladys Brookville
Slave Girl
Gladys
Ruth Maybee
Chorus
Carolyn Maywood
Chorus
Laura McLure
Chorus
Irene Mitchell
Chorus
Marion Mooney
Chorus
William Morris
Chorus
Sue Nally
Chorus
Helen Neat
Chorus
Florence Nelson
Chorus
Harry Nelson
Chorus
Peter O'Neill
Chorus
Kathryn Perry
Chorus
Lee Phelps
Poindexter
Sailor
May Poth
Chorus
Homer Potts
Chorus
Viola Quinn
Chorus
Betty Randolph
Chorus
Agnes Richter
Chorus
Isabelle Rodrigues
Rosita
a Spanish dancer
Dot Rozelle
Papita
Chorus
Clint Russell
Chorus
Leon Shack
Chorus
Mildred Simon
Chorus
Peggy Smith
Chorus
Mildred Stokes
Chorus
George Thornton
A Goat
Gladys Turner
Chorus
Elinor Wallace
Chorus
Frank Walters
Third Constable
Zoola
Shanghai Joe
Al Watson
Chorus
Viola Watson
Chorus
Pearl Weber
Chorus
Jean White
Chorus
Lois Whitney
Miss Reel
of "The Shameless Player's Film Co."
Slave Girl
Louisa
Marie Wiereman
Chorus
Harry Wilcox
The Leading Man
of "The Shameless Player's Film Co."
Chorus
Mabel Winters
Chorus
music by Sigmund Romberg and James Hanley; lyrics by Harold Atteridge
(Unless otherwise noted)
ACT 1 Sung By
Simple Life Hiram Westbury and Chorus
(You'll Have to) Gallop Some Susie Westbury and Chorus
When You're Starring in the Movies Howell Louder (Director of "The Shameless Players' Film Co."), The Leading Lady (of "The Shameless Player's Film Co.") and Chorus
(Go Ahead and) Dance a Little More Dick Hunter (a speed bug), Susie Westbury, Howell Louder (Director of "The Shameless Players' Film Co."), Bob Van Astor, Jack Jitney and Chorus
Way Down Upon the Suwanee River
(music by Albert Von Tilzer; lyrics by Charles McCarron and Charles S. Alberte)
Good Friday
Now He's Got a (Beautiful) Girl
(music by Ted Snyder; lyrics by Edgar Leslie and Grant Clarke)
Good Friday
(Pretty Little) Mayflower Girl Dick Hunter (a speed bug) and Diana Westbury
Happy Hottentots Jack Jitney, Bob Van Astor and Chorus
My Voodoo Lady The Voodoo Lady and Chorus
Don't Be a Sailor Sailor Jim, Sailor Frank, Sailor Johnnie and Chorus
Sailor's Fling First Constable, Second Constable and Third Constable
(My) Pirate Lady Captain Dick (the pirate) and Chorus
ACT 2 Sung By
Robinson Crusoe Robinson Crusoe
Spinning a Yarn
(music by John Golden; lyrics by John Golden)
Gladys Brookville and Chorus
Yaaka Hula Hickey Dula
(music by Pete Wendling; lyrics by E. Ray Goetz and Joe Young)
Good Friday
Tillie Titwillow
(music by Phil Schwartz)
Good Friday
Hunter's Fox-Trot Ball Dick Hunter (a speed bug) and Girls
Minstrel Days
(music by Phil Schwartz)
Manuel and Chorus
   
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