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The Pearl of Pekin   

Bijou Theatre, (3/19/1888 - 5/26/1888)
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Opening Date: Mar 19, 1888    
Closing Date: May 26, 1888 Total Performances: 80

Category: Musical, Comedy, Opera, Original, Broadway
Description: An opera in three acts
Setting: China, 1861

Production Staff
Produced by Edward E. Rice and Henry E. Dixey
Music by Gustav Kerker and Charles Le Cocq; Musical Director: Gustav Kerker; Libretto by Charles Alfred Byrne; Based on the French opera, "Fleur de the" by Alfred Duru; Based on Henri Chivot
Staged by Edward E. Rice
Scenic Design by Edward G. Unitt; Costume Design by Carrie E. Perkins
Carrie Behr
Philip Branson
Petit Pierre
Herbert Charter
Paul Mathot
Bertha Fisch
Louis Harrison
Joseph W. Herbert
Alice Johnson
Pearl of Pekin
John C. Leach
Sing High
Clairette Vanderbilt
Irene Verona
Grace E. Wilson
music by Charles Le Cocq and Gustav Kerker; lyrics by Charles Alfred Byrne
(Unless otherwise noted)
Where ever we roam o'er the seas
(music by Gustav Kerker)
He Loved Her Tender Sosoriki
A Pretty Maid
I Was Born in Tokio Sosoriki
(We Are) Four Little Tchin-Tchin Girls
(music by Gustav Kerker)
Pepine, Angelique, Fantine and Pierrette
Bad as They Are, We Love These Men
I Love My Old Love Still
(music by Gustav Kerker)
Pearl of Pekin
Pearl of Pekin
Now that Pearl of Pekin's married
(music by Gustav Kerker)
What a Subject to Paint on a Fan
(music by Gustav Kerker)
Pearl of Pekin, Sosoriki and Finnette
I Hope It Won't Happen Again
(music by Edward E. Rice; lyrics by Louis Harrison)
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