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New York As It Is   

Chatham Theatre, (4/17/1848 - 7/25/1848)
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Opening Date: Apr 17, 1848    
Closing Date: Jul 25, 1848 Total Performances: 47

Category: Musical, Extravaganza, Original, Broadway
Description: A Local Extravaganza in One Act

Production Staff
Produced by Frank S. Chanfrau
Written by Benjamin A. Baker
Scenic Design by Mr. Cuthbert; Machinery by Mr. Briggs; Dresses by Mme. DeGrouche
The whole produced under the supervision of Stage Manager R.J. Jones
Properties: Mr. Sherman
Mrs. J. B. Booth, Jr.
a lady's maid, betrothed to Mose
Frank S. Chanfrau
one of the B'hoys, the great original
Susan Denin
an orphan, Hugh's niece, forced by him to beg
H.O. Pardey
Mr. Meadows
a citizen
John Winans
a Catharine Market Loafer
Mr. Barnett
vulgarly called "Andy," an old gentleman
Mr. John Herbert
William Twill
Charles Meadows's cousin from the country
Mr. W. Hield, Jr.
Sam Sharp
Charley Bates's partner
Miss E. Hildreth
Emily Meadows
Mrs. W. (Fanny) Isherwood
Susan Meadows
Mr. Johnson
a negro, and dancer for eels
Miss Julia Miles
a cook
Mr. Rea
Charley Bates
a person who lives by duping innocent countrymen
Mr. Salisbury
a candidate for Sing Sing
Mr. Stafford
Charles Meadows
a New Yorker
Mr. W. Taylor
Old Man
Mr. Varrey
Tom Small
proprietor of the Soup House

What delight to roam this great city Chorus of Citizens
We have a good party here to-night Chorus of Paupers
Come Miss, Stir Your Stumps
Ah, Mosey I am yours for life Katy (a lady's maid, betrothed to Mose)
To the Market Chorus
Oh here I am chuck full of woe Joe (a Catharine Market Loafer)
Rise old Napper Chorus