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A Unique Afro-American Musical Comedy in Two Acts
Royale Theatre , (6/26/1929 - 7/18/1929)
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Opening Date:Jun 26, 1929   
Closing Date:Jul 18, 1929 Total Performances:27

Category: Musical, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical in two parts
Setting: In and around the Frost home in Savannah and the Jackson Theatre, New York

Production Staff
Produced by Irving Cooper
Music by D. Frank Marcus and Bernard Maltin; Book by D. Frank Marcus; Lyrics by D. Frank Marcus and Bernard Maltin; Conceived by Jimmie Cooper; Music arranged by Ken Macomber, Arthur Gutman, Hal Brown and Carl F. Williams; Vocal arrangements by Arthur Johnston
Directed by Sam Rose; Choreographed by Allie Ross
Scenic Design by Theatrical Art Studios and Beaumont Studios; Costume Design by Lili; Electrical effects by Display Stage Lighting Company
Billy Andrews J. Quentin Creech, the star
Charles Banks Ensemble
Alice Bowen Ensemble
John Bragg Ensemble
Brevard Burnett Tom Gin, "The Chief Comedian"
Billie Cortez Myrtle Wyms, the Soubrette
Fannie Cotton Ensemble
Ernest Creanshaw Ensemble
Frank Davis Ensemble
Robert Ecton Eb
The "Harmonizers"
Estella Finley Ensemble
Violet Fisher Ensemble
Clinton "Dusty" Fletcher "Dusty"
Oliver Foster Jeb
The "Harmonizers"
Mercedes Gilbert Rhodendra Frost
Ray Giles Deputy Sheriff
Stage Doorman
The Preacher
Timoney Gladstone Ensemble
Kenneth Harris Ensemble
Monte Hawley 'Lije Frost
Mabel Hopkins Ensemble
Clara Howard Ensemble
Pearl Howell Ensemble
Revella Hughes "The Song Bird"
Ruth Krygar Second Pedestrian
Charles Lawrence Ned
The "Harmonizers"
Claude Lawson Fred
The "Harmonizers"
Carmen Lopez Ensemble
Adelaide Marshall Ensemble
John Mason Sambo
Ernestine McLain Ensemble
Josephine McLain Ensemble
Dominick Mendez Ensemble
Cora Merano First Pedestrian
Anna's Maid
Arthur Oliver Ensemble
Hilda Perleno Shelia Nesoit
George Randol Ludlow Bassom
Jenny Salmons Ensemble
Edna Scarez Ensemble
Ollie Schoonmaker Ensemble
Thomas Schriner Ensemble
Georgette Spelvin Ensemble
Marion L. Tyler Ensemble
Catherine Upshur Ensemble
Isabell Washington Anna Frost
Derby Wilson Ensemble
Percy Winters Samson Frost
ACT 1Sung By
Evenin' Southland Singers and the Swanee Four
Ace of Spades Shelia Nesoit, Samson Frost and Ensemble
Dixie Vagabond Ludlow Bassom and Ensemble
Rub-a-Dub Your Rabbit's Foot Anna Frost
The Way to Do Bomboola Myrtle Wyms, the Soubrette, Samson Frost and Ensemble
Somebody Like Me Anna Frost, Ludlow Bassom, "The Song Bird", Shelia Nesoit, Sambo, "Dusty" and Tom Gin, "The Chief Comedian"
ACT 2Sung By
Tailor Made Babies Myrtle Wyms, the Soubrette, Bomboola Stepper and Ensemble
African Whoopee Anna Frost and Her Wild Animals
Tampico Tune Shelia Nesoit, "The Song Bird", J. Quentin Creech, the star and Derby Girls
Song of Harlem Anna Frost and Swanee Four
Shoutin' Sinners Myrtle Wyms, the Soubrette, Shelia Nesoit, Tom Gin, "The Chief Comedian", "Dusty", Southland Singers and Swanee Four
Anna Anna Frost, J. Quentin Creech, the star and Ensemble
Wedding Procession Ensemble
Hot Patootie Wedding Night Anna Frost and Company