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This production played in repertory with Fridolin On the Road

Majestic Theatre, (circa. 12/1935 - Closing date unknown)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date: Dec 1935    
Closing Date: Closing date unknown Total Performances:

Category: Special, Ballet, Original, Broadway
Description: Tragi-Comedy
Comments: "Fridolin on the Road" and "Want Ads" were performed together nightly. "Want Ads" itself was comprised of six different stories, each patterned after a different newspaper want ad.

Production Staff
Produced by S. Hurok
Written by Trudi Schoop; Music by Paul Schoop and Huldreich Fruh
Staged by Trudi Schoop
Piano: Max Fickel and Lothar Perl
Trudi Schoop
Chanteuse (in the sixth ad)
Hanna Berger
Daughter (in the third ad)
Edith Carola
Employer's Wife (in the second ad)
Honorable Lady (in the fifth ad)
Jeanette Dublon
Younger Daughter (in the third ad)
Honorable Lady's Child (in the fifth ad)
Werner Herrmann
Father (in the third ad)
Letter Carrier (in the fifth ad)
Cabaret Owner (in the sixth ad)
Meta Krahn
A Show Girl (in the fourth ad)
Oriental Danseuse (in the sixth ad)
Niels Bjorn Larsen
Unscrupulous Gent (in the first ad)
Younger Daughter's Fiancee (in the third ad)
Youthful Lead (in the sixth ad)
Didi Lederer
Honorable Lady's Child (in the fifth ad)
Ellen Liy
Secretary (in the second ad)
Otto Ulbricht
Business Manager (in the first ad)
Employer (in the second ad)
Fiance's "Race-Conscious" Father (in the third ad)
Dance Director (in the fourth ad)
Newpaper Vendor
Gitta Wallerstein
Young Fiancee (in the first ad)
Helga Weigert
Mother (in the third ad)