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A Musical Comedy in Two Acts

Ziegfeld Theatre, (7/02/1929 - 10/05/1929)
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Opening Date: Jul 02, 1929    
Closing Date: Oct 05, 1929 Total Performances: 111

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical in two acts
Setting: The Ziegfeld Theatre in New York City; Trenton, New Jersey; a Penthouse apartment in New York; and Brooklyn


Production Staff
Produced by Florenz Ziegfeld, Jr.
Music by George Gershwin; Book by William Anthony McGuire; Lyrics by Ira Gershwin and Gus Kahn; from the novel by J. P. McEvoy; Musical Director: William Daly; Additional lyrics by Thomas Malie, Sidney Skolsky, W. H. Farrell and Jimmy Durante; Additional music by W. H. Farrell and Jimmy Durante; Featuring songs by J. Little
Staged by William Anthony McGuire; Musical Staging by Bobby Connolly; Ballets by Albertina Rasch; Production Supervised by Florenz Ziegfeld, Jr.
Scenic Design by Joseph Urban; Costume Design by John W. Harkrider
Cast
Florence Allen
Ensemble
Virginia Allen
Ensemble
Jean Althan
Ensemble
Selma Althan
Ensemble
Jane Barry
Ensemble
Betty Bassett
Ensemble
Marcia Bell
Ensemble
Eddee Belmont
Ensemble
Caryl Bergman
Anna
Sylvia
Hazel Boffinger
Ensemble
Dorothy Bow
Ensemble
Bobby Brodsley
Ensemble
Pamela Bryant
Ensemble
Orine Bryne
Ensemble
Edna Bunte
Ensemble
Emily Burton
Ensemble
Dorothy Carrigan
Ensemble
Doris Carson
Raquel
Peggy Carthew
Ensemble
Virginia Case
Ensemble
Lew Clayton
Gypsy
Blaine Cordner
Steve
Billie Cortez
Ensemble
Cleo Cullen
Ensemble
Dona Desne Curry
Ensemble
Gertrude Dahl
Ensemble
Dolores De Fina
Ensemble
Mildred Defina
Ensemble
Violet Dell
Ensemble
Katherine Downer
Ensemble
Doris Downes
Ensemble
Alma Drange
Ensemble
Sadie Duff
Mrs. Dugan
Jimmy Durante
Snozzle
Sombre Eyes
Kay English
Ensemble
Caja Eric
Ensemble
Austin Fairman
John Milton
Eddie Foy, Jr.
Denny Kerrigan
Noel Francis
Peggy Ritz
Virginia Frank
Ensemble
Vera Frederick
Ensemble
Janet Gibbard
Ensemble
Dolores Grant
Ensemble
Viola Hage
Ensemble
Ruth Hayden
Ensemble
Althea Heinly
Aunt Jennie
Estelle
Ensemble
Kathryn Hereford
Bobby
Harriet Hoctor
Ensemble
Maurine Holmes
Ensemble
Eddie Jackson
Deacon
Tony Morato
Andy Jochim
Frank
Mr. Wright
Agatha Johann
Ensemble
Juliette Jones
Ensemble
Ruby Keeler
Dixie Dugan
Mildred Klaw
Ensemble
Renee Landeau
Ensemble
Ada Landis
Ensemble
Camille Lanier
Ensemble
Ruth Love
Ensemble
Nick Lucas
Rudy
Joseph Macauley
Alvarez Romano
Mary MacDonald
Ensemble
Lottie Marcy
Ensemble
Doris May
Ensemble
Patricia McGrath
Ensemble
Frank McHugh
Jimmy Doyle
Dorothy Morgan
Ensemble
Howard Morgan
Matt Brown
Barbara Newberry
Virginia Witherby
Sunshine
Evelyn Nichols
Ensemble
Dore Nodine
Ensemble
Lucille O'Connor
Ensemble
Pat O'Keefe
Ensemble
Georgia Payne
Ensemble
Lois Peck
Ensemble
Leonia Pennington
Ensemble
Vivian Porter
Ensemble
Beatrice Powers
Ensemble
Dolores Ray
Ensemble
Louise Raymond
Ensemble
Dorothy Ryan
Ensemble
Blanche Satchell
Ensemble
Matthew Smith
Captain Robert Adams
Wanda Stevenson
Ensemble
Bessie
Mildred Swunke
Ensemble
Calvin Thomas
Colonel Witherby
Roy Collins
Mildred Turner
Ensemble
Sunny Van
Ensemble
Claire Wayne
Ensemble
Jean Wayne
Ensemble
Virginia Whitmore
Ensemble
music by George Gershwin; lyrics by Ira Gershwin and Gus Kahn
(Unless otherwise noted)
ACT 1 Sung By
Happy Birthday Girls
My Sunday Fella Virginia Witherby and Girls
How Could I Forget? Entire 'Magnolias' Company
Can Broadway Do Without Me?
(music by Jimmy Durante; lyrics by Jimmy Durante)
Snozzle, Gypsy and Deacon
Lolita, (My Love) Alvarez Romano
Do What You Do Dixie Dugan and Jimmy Doyle
Spain Snozzle, Gypsy and Deacon
One Man Sunshine and Girls
So Are You Denny Kerrigan, Bobby and Girls
I Must Be Home By Twelve O'Clock Dixie Dugan and Girls
Because They All Love You
(music by J. Little; lyrics by Thomas Malie)
Who Will be With You When I Am Far Away?
(music by W. H. Farrell; lyrics by W. H. Farrell)
Black and White Dancers
Jimmie, the Well-Dressed Man
(music by Jimmy Durante; lyrics by Jimmy Durante)
Snozzle, Gypsy and Deacon
Harlem Serenade Dixie Dugan and Girls
ACT 2 Sung By
(An) American in Paris Albertina Rasch Dancers
Home Blues Alvarez Romano
Broadway, My Street
(music by Jimmy Durante; lyrics by Sidney Skolsky)
Snozzle, Gypsy and Deacon
(So) I Ups to Him
(music by Jimmy Durante; lyrics by Jimmy Durante)
Snozzle
Follow the Minstrel Band Tony Morato and Duke Ellington's Band
Liza (All the Clouds'll Roll Away) Rudy, Dixie Dugan and Girls
   
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