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The Defender   

Herald Square Theatre, (7/03/1902 - 8/23/1902)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date: Jul 03, 1902    
Closing Date: Aug 23, 1902 Total Performances: 60

Category: Musical, Extravaganza, Original, Broadway
Description: A Yachtical Musical Extravaganza in Three Acts
Setting: The Yacht Club, the Deck of the "Hibernia," Garden at Newport.


Production Staff
Produced by A.H. Chamberlyn
Music by Charles Dennee; Lyrics by Allen Lowe; Book by Allen Lowe; Musical Director: George P. Towle; Additional music by Andy Louis and George Evans; Featuring songs with lyrics by Ren Shields
Staged by Frank Smithson
Scenic Design by D. Frank Dodge; Costume Design by Archie Gunn
Cast
George Alison
Mr. Tom Pinkson
the Copper King
Miss Anderson
Boating Boy
Aimee Ashmore
Modeste
a dear girl
Florence Averell
Boating Boy
Miss Bird
Boating Boy
Messr. Black
Seaman
Miss Bremont
Boating Boy
Messr. Brooks
Conspirator
Seaman
Miss Brown
Boating Boy
Miss Carlyle
Citizen
Emma Carus
Mrs. Jack Orchard
with a strong interest in anything resembling fads
Alexander Clark
Sam Keno
a fallen star
Gilbert Clayton
Mr. Ivory D. Queers
(Good gracious, have you used Queer's Soap?)
Miss Conquest
Yachting Girl
Miss E. Cook
Dancer
Miss J. Cook
Yachting Girl
Messr. Cuttle
Seaman
Miss Daggert
Dancer
Harry Davenport
Sir Thomas Ceylon Teaton
who longs to lift the cup
Miss Davis
Yachting Editor
Miss Denning
Citizen
Messr. Eaton
Conspirator
M. Edwardes
Conspirator
Paula Edwardes
Jellie Canvass
queen of the ring
Peggy Edwardes
Snip
cabin boy
Edith Eldridge
Winsome
a dear girl
Miss Faulkner
Citizen
Miss Francis
Yachting Editor
Effie Hasty
Yachting Girl
Miss Howe
Yachting Editor
Miss Hunt
Citizen
Messr. Hutton
Seaman
Mayme Kelso
Mrs. Everly Chase
"the dear girls must be provided for"
Messr. Kent
Seaman
Miss Lansing
Yachting Girl
Mr. Lee
Seaman
Norman Lillie
Conspirator
Richie Ling
Charles Dare
Lord Hautboys, wants American girl, not her money
Miss Lorraine
Yachting Editor
Miss Mathews
Yachting Girl
Messr. McFadden
Conspirator
Mr. Meehan
Seaman
Miss Miller
Citizen
Sandol Milliken
Miss Hilda Shipton
Miss Murray
Boating Boy
Harry Murray
Conspirator
Miss Parks
Boating Boy
Messr. Parr
Seaman
Miss L. Pope
Boating Boy
Kitty Pope
Dancer
Miss Powers
Yachting Editor
Blanche Ring
Millie Canvass
but she 'as 'opes
M. Robinson
Conspirator
Miss Salvatore
Yachting Girl
Miss Scott
Citizen
Grace Spencer
Caprice
a dear girl
Violet Staley
Yachting Editor
Eleanore Telford
Dancer
Miss Thornton
Yachting Editor
Gordon Tomkins
Han Kuff
bo'sun on Sir Thomas yacht, the Hibernia
Miss Van Ness
Citizen
M. Walsh
Seaman
Miss Warren
Yachting Editor
Miss Wayne
Yachting Editor
Charles Wayne
Pinkie Winkerton
a detective in a measure
Miss Weir
Citizen
Miss West
Yachting Girl
M. Williams
Seaman
Messr. Willing
Seaman
Joe Worthington
Conspirator
music by Charles Dennee; lyrics by Allen Lowe
(Unless otherwise noted)
ACT 1 Sung By
The Yachting King Chorus
Hail to the Baronet
Lift the Cup Sir Thomas Ceylon Teaton
Lighthouse and the Boat Charles Dare
Whiskerettes Sam Keno
Queens of Society Mrs. Jack Orchard
Welcome, Jellie Canvass Chorus
Sammie Jellie Canvass
Heart-to-Heart Talks Jellie Canvass and Sam Keno
ACT 2 Sung By
The Moon Shines Bright Male Chorus
Vesper Bells
Cup of Tea Sir Thomas Ceylon Teaton
Conspirators' Chorus Conspirators
Love Is the Queen of the Sea Winsome
I'll Be Your Rainbow Mrs. Jack Orchard
Love Is the Queen of the Sea Winsome
(Naughty) Little Fly Miss Hilda Shipton and Sir Thomas Ceylon Teaton
Good Night Jellie Canvass
Ocean's Fond Caress Winsome and Charles Dare
Pinky, Panky Poo
(music by Andy Louis; lyrics by Andy Louis)
Millie Canvass and Pinkie Winkerton
The Boys Before the Mast
ACT 3 Sung By
In the Good Old Summertime
(music by George Evans; lyrics by Ren Shields)
Millie Canvass
Pretty New England Pink Winsome
Anglo-Saxons of To-day Charles Dare
Sound the Bell