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Betsy   

 
New Amsterdam Theatre , (12/28/1926 - 1/29/1927)
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Opening Date:Dec 28, 1926   
Closing Date:Jan 29, 1927 Total Performances:39

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical in two acts
Setting: New York City


Production Staff
Produced by Florenz Ziegfeld, Jr.
Music by Richard Rodgers; Book by Irving Caesar and David Freedman; Lyrics by Lorenz Hart; Musical Director: Victor Baravelle; Featuring songs with lyrics by A. Segal
Staged by William Anthony McGuire; Choreographed by Sammy Lee; Production Supervised by Florenz Ziegfeld, Jr.
Costume Design by Charles Le Maire; Scenic Design by Frank E. Gates, Edward A. Morange, Bergman Studios and Joseph Urban
Cast
Belle Baker Betsy
Madeline Cameron Winnie Hill
Dan Healy Moe
Ed Hickey Tom Maguire
Pauline Hoffman Mama Kitzel
Jimmy Hussey Louie
Allen Kearns Archie
Vanita La Nier Mrs. Brown
Evelyn Law Flora Dale
Barbara Newberry May Meadow
Bobbie Perkins Ruth
Phil Pyley Tex Brown
Al Shean Stonewall Moskowitz
Jack White Dan Kelly
Ralph Whitehead Joseph
music by Richard Rodgers; lyrics by Lorenz Hart
(Unless otherwise noted)
 

ACT 1Sung By
The Kitzel Engagement Stonewall Moskowitz, Winnie Hill, Louie, Flora Dale, Joseph, May Meadow, Moe and Ensemble
My Missus Flora Dale, Joseph, May Meadow, Moe and Ensemble
Stonewall Moscowitz March
(lyrics by Lorenz Hart and Irving Caesar)
Stonewall Moskowitz and Ensemble
One of Us Should Be Two Winnie Hill, Flora Dale, Ruth and May Meadow
Sing Betsy, Archie and Ensemble
In Our Parlor on the Third Floor Back Ruth and Archie
This Funny World Betsy
The Tales of Hoffman
(lyrics by Irving Caesar and A. Segal)
Louie
Follow On Daughters of the Belles of New York, Winnie Hill, Flora Dale and May Meadow
Push Around Betsy
Bugle Blow Winnie Hill and Ensemble
I Guess I Should Be Satisfied Entire Company
ACT 2Sung By
Cradle of the Deep Flora Dale and Ensemble
If I Were You Ruth and Archie
Blue Skies
(music by Irving Berlin; lyrics by Irving Berlin)
Betsy and Ensemble
Leave It to Levy
(music by Irving Caesar; lyrics by Irving Caesar)
Louie and Ensemble
First We Throw Moe Out Entire Company
Birds on High Archie and Ensemble
Shuffle Winnie Hill and Ensemble
My Kid Betsy