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Queen High   

 
Ambassador Theatre , (9/08/1926 - 7/23/1927)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date:Sep 08, 1926   
Closing Date:Jul 23, 1927 Total Performances:367

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical in three acts
Setting: The Showroom of the Eureka Novelty Co. and The Westchester Home of the Nettletons. The Present, early Summer.


Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by Shubert Theatre Corporation (Lee and J. J. Shubert, Directors); Theatre Leased and Managed by Laurence Schwab and Frank Mandel
Produced by Laurence Schwab
Book by Laurence Schwab and B.G. DeSylva; "Queen High" is an adaptation of "A Pair of Sixes" by Edward Peple; Music by Lewis E. Gensler; Lyrics by B.G. DeSylva; Additional numbers by James Hanley; Music arranged by Russell Bennett; Music orchestrated by Russell Bennett
Directed by Edgar McGregor; Musical Staging by Sammy Lee
Scenic Design by Willy Pogany; Costume Design by Jeanne Laurence
General Manager: Charles L. Hertzman
Stage Manager: Irving S. Carpenter; Assistant Stage Mgr: Richard Oakley
Conducted by Ivan Rudisill; Pianist: Edgar Fairchild and Ralph Rainger
Press Representative: Milton Raison
Cast
Ward Arnold Ensemble
Charles Bannister Ensemble
Joey Benton Ensemble
Gaile Beverly Coddles
the Nettletons' Maid
Florence Blue Ensemble
Lillian Burke Ensemble
Barbara Carrington Ensemble
Helen Carrington Mrs. Nellie Nettleton
Al Downing Ensemble
Katherine Ellis Ensemble
Luella Gear Florence Cole
Barbara Grace Kitty
a Model
Albert Hale Ensemble
Peggy Hart Ensemble
Harold Hennessy Ensemble
Sophie Howard Ensemble
Jack Hughes Ensemble
Irene Isham Ensemble
Mary Lawlor Polly Nettleton
Nettleton's Niece
Ethel Lawrence Ensemble
Ann Lee Ensemble
Margaret Lee Ensemble
Elsie Lombard Ensemble
John McElroy Ensemble
Frank McIntyre George Nettleton
the Senior Partner
Edwin Michaels Jimmy
the Office Assistant
Lucille Moore Ensemble
Clarence Nordstrom Richard Johns
Johns' Nephew
Richard Oakley Ensemble
June O'Dea Patricia
a Model
Charles Ruggles T. Boggs Johns
the Junior Partner
John Rutherford Jerry Vanderholt
the Firm's Lawyer
Otis Schaefer Ensemble
Daniel Sparks Ensemble
Mildred Stevens Ensemble
Carola Taylor Ensemble
Irene Warner Ensemble
Betty Wright Ensemble
music by Lewis E. Gensler; lyrics by B.G. DeSylva
(Unless otherwise noted)
 

ACT 1Sung By
It Pays to Advertise Richard Johns (Johns' Nephew), Patricia (a Model), Kitty (a Model), Boys and Girls
Everything Will Happen for the Best Polly Nettleton (Nettleton's Niece), George Nettleton (the Senior Partner), Kitty (a Model), Patricia (a Model), Boys and Girls
You'll Never Know Florence Cole and T. Boggs Johns (the Junior Partner)
Don't Forget
(music by James Hanley)
Polly Nettleton (Nettleton's Niece), Richard Johns (Johns' Nephew), Boys and Girls
Who? You! George Nettleton (the Senior Partner), T. Boggs Johns (the Junior Partner) and Ensemble
ACT 2Sung By
The Weaker Sex Polly Nettleton (Nettleton's Niece), Kitty (a Model), Patricia (a Model), Jimmy (the Office Assistant), Boys and Girls
Cross Your Heart Richard Johns (Johns' Nephew), Polly Nettleton (Nettleton's Niece), Boys and Girls
Sez You! Sez I! Coddles (the Nettletons' Maid) and T. Boggs Johns (the Junior Partner)
Beautiful Baby
(music by James Hanley)
Florence Cole, George Nettleton (the Senior Partner), Jimmy (the Office Assistant), Patricia (a Model), Kitty (a Model), Boys and Girls
ACT 3Sung By
Who'll Mend a Broken Heart? Richard Johns (Johns' Nephew), Kitty (a Model), Patricia (a Model), Boys and Girls
Gentlemen Prefer Blondes Florence Cole
Cross Your Heart (Reprise)Polly Nettleton (Nettleton's Niece), Richard Johns (Johns' Nephew) and T. Boggs Johns (the Junior Partner)
Springtime Coddles (the Nettletons' Maid) and Boys