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Deep Harlem   

 
Hudson Theatre , (1/07/1929 - 1/12/1929)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date:Jan 07, 1929   
Closing Date:Jan 12, 1929 Total Performances:8

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical in two acts
Setting: Africa, Savannah, Georgia, and Harlem


Production Staff
Produced by Sam H. Grisman
Music by Joe Jordan; Book by Salem Whitney and Homer Tutt; Lyrics by Homer Tutt and Henry Creamer; Music orchestrated by Joe Jordan; Musical Director: Joe Jordan
Staged by Henry Creamer
Costume Design by Brooks Costume Company; Scenic Design by Mallard H. Frane's Sons
Cast
Rose Anderson Ensemble
Billy Andrews Slave Trader
Billy
Citizen
The Dancer's Friend
Mr. Ausbrook Ensemble
Quartette
Jimmie Baskette Prophet
Officer
Andrew Bishop An Author
Slave Trader
Auctioneer
Ivy Black Dancing Ivy
Specialty
Ensemble
Virginia Branum Soft-Stepper
Lulia
Specialty
Ensemble
Rebecca Braxton Ensemble
Neil Bridges Ensemble
Quartette
Elmira Britt Ensemble
Chappy Chapelle Princess of Bataboula
Cutout & Leonard Sailors
Specialty
Rookie Davis Congo-Lulu
William Edmonson Slave Trader
Officer
Detective
A. G. Edwards Ensemble
Howard Elmore Dancing Dan
It
Marie Fraine Ensemble
Gertrude Gardeen Haly
Soft-Stepper
Glory
Ensemble
Tony Gaytzera Ensemble
Quartette
Inez Glover Ensemble
August Golden African Native
Ensemble
Alice Gorgas The Creeper's Gal
Specialty
Sterling Grant Slave Trader
Red
Haly's Boy Friend
Thomas R. Hall Specialty
Ensemble
Claudette Heyward Ensemble
Carrie Huff Ensemble
Columbus Jackson Nebo
Boss
Bobby Johns Ensemble
Frances Johnson Ensemble
Mr. Keys Ensemble
Quartette
Mary King Specialty
Ensemble
May King Ensemble
Emily Malloy Ensemble
John Mason The Real Boss
Jethro
Pearl McCormack Jen
Pearl
Ruby Meyers Ensemble
Felix Northern Ensemble
Joe Northern Ensemble
Ralph Northern Ensemble
Robert Northern Ensemble
Thula Oryiz Ensemble
Charles Ridley Specialty
Officer
Mabel Ridley Princess Ola
High Yaller
Ticket Girl
Pianist
Palm Roberts Ensemble
Joe Robinson Ensemble
Alice Sampson Hally
Ensemble
Neeka Shaw Africana
Temptress
The Dancer
Juanita Stinette Princess Lulu
Miranda
Cherokee Thornton Ensemble
Homer Tutt Crown Prince
The Creeper
Jelly Bean
Dorothy Walker Ensemble
Bridesmaid
Winifred Walker Bridesmaid
Ensemble
Helen Wallace Bridesmaid
Ensemble
Jean Wallace Ensemble
Bridesmaid
Marietta Warren Colored Picnicker
Specialty
Ensemble
Mary Welch Specialty
Ensemble
Anita Warton Ensemble
Rosa White Queen
That
Salem Whitney King
Elder Toots
The Orator
George Whittington The Porter
Specialty
Harriet Williams Crow Jane
Ensemble
Louise Williams Specialty
Ensemble
Lena Wilson Mrs. Jenkins
Entertainer
Lucy Yarborough Colored Picnicker
Ensemble
music by Joe Jordan; lyrics by Homer Tutt and Henry Creamer
ACT 1Sung By
Cushite Dance Ensemble
I Shall Love You Princess of Bataboula and Princess Lulu
Dance of the Temptress Temptress
I Shall Love You (Reprise)Princess of Bataboula and Princess Lulu
Deliver Slave Ensemble
Slave Ship Slave Ensemble
Africana Congo-Lulu, Africana and Africanas
Tappin' to the Picnic Dancing Dan, Dancing Girls, Dancing Ivy, Soft-Steppers and Specialty
Kentucky/Mexican Blues Princess of Bataboula and Princess Lulu
Old Plantation Mrs. Jenkins and Company
Virginia Reel Company
I'm Loving Billy, Glory and Entire Company
ACT 2Sung By
Possum Trot Congo-Lulu, Girls, Mrs. Jenkins, Glory, Lulia, Hally, Sailors and The Dancer
Real High Yaller and Sealskin Brown The Real Boss and Boss
Deep Harlem Officer
Rags and Tatters The Porter
Deep Harlem (Reprise)Officer
Y Como Le Va The Dancer
Why? Princess of Bataboula and Princess Lulu
I Shall Love You (Reprise)Princess of Bataboula and Princess Lulu
Deep Harlem (Reprise)Company