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Simple Simon   

Ziegfeld Theatre, (2/18/1930 - 6/14/1930)
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Opening Date: Feb 18, 1930    
Closing Date: Jun 14, 1930 Total Performances: 135

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original
Description: A musical in two acts
Setting: Coney Island and various fairy-tale locations

Production Staff
Produced by Florenz Ziegfeld, Jr.
Music by Richard Rodgers; Book by Ed Wynn and Guy Bolton; Lyrics by Lorenz Hart
Directed by Zeke Colvan; Choreographed by Seymour Felix
Will Ahern
Jack Horner
Pirkko Ahlquist
Snow Queen
Bobbe Arnst
Gilly Flower
Mabel Baade
Elsie Behrens
Hugh Cameron
Otto Prince
Ben Carswell
Telescope Operator
Marie Conwal
Cat and the Fiddle
Mary Coyle
Little Boy Blue
Frank DeWitt
The Giant Head
Marion Dodge
The Hat Saleslady
Fairy Goddess
Alan Edwards
Tony Prince
Caja Eric
Miss Muffet
The Soda Fountain Girl
Ruth Etting
William J. Ferry
The Frog
Hazel Forbes
Gladys Dove
Miss Hazel
Agnes Franey
Dolores Grant
Harriet Hoctor
Premiere Danseuse
Anthony Hughes
Mildred Ivory
The Manicure Girl
Alfred P. James
Pete La Della
The Horse
Doree Leslie
Elaine King
Neva Lynn
Elaine Mann
Virginia McNaughton
Nona Goyne
Frieda Mierse
Old Lady in the Shoe
Villi Milli
The Perfumery Girl
Lee Morse
was replaced before opening
Patsy O'Day
Puss in Boots
Master George Offerman
Dorothy Patterson
Lennox Pawle
Olee King
Georgia Payne
Miss Muffet
Lois Peck
Gladys Pender
Clementine Rigeau
Blanche Satchell
The Photography Girl
Fairy Goddess
Joseph Schrode
The Horse
Douglas Stanbury
Captain in Dullna Army
Paul Stanton
Bert Blue
Helen Walsh
Jewel Pearce
The Hostess
Red Riding Hood
Gil White
Ed Wynn
music by Richard Rodgers; lyrics by Lorenz Hart
ACT 1 Sung By
Coney Island Girls, Boys, Barkers and Dancers
Don't Tell Your Folks Jack Horner and Gilly Flower
Magic Music Gilly Flower and Magic Girls
I Still Believe in You Sal
Send for Me Elaine King, Tony Prince and Girls
Dull and Gay Captain in Dullna Army
Sweetheart (Sweetenheart) Jack Horner and Gilly Flower
Hunting the Fox Leader of the Hunt and Hunters
Mocking Bird Simon
Fairyland (I Love the Woods) Girls
ACT 2 Sung By
On With the Dance Drug Store Girls
I Could Do Wonders With You Elaine King and Tony Prince
Ten Cents a Dance Sal
In Your Chapeau Simon
Roping Simon and Jack Horner
The Trojan Horse King Otto's Soldiers
Rags and Tatters Vagabond Boys
Cottage in the Country Entire Company