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A Musical Comedy in Two Acts
 
Ziegfeld Theatre, (7/02/1929 - 10/05/1929)
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Opening Date: Jul 02, 1929    
Closing Date: Oct 05, 1929 Total Performances: 111

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical in two acts
Setting: The Ziegfeld Theatre in New York City; Trenton, New Jersey; a Penthouse apartment in New York; and Brooklyn



Production Staff
Produced by Florenz Ziegfeld, Jr.
Music by George Gershwin; Book by William Anthony McGuire; Lyrics by Ira Gershwin and Gus Kahn; from the novel by J. P. McEvoy; Musical Director: William Daly; Additional lyrics by Thomas Malie, Sidney Skolsky, W. H. Farrell and Jimmy Durante; Additional music by W. H. Farrell and Jimmy Durante; Featuring songs by J. Little
Staged by William Anthony McGuire; Musical Staging by Bobby Connolly; Ballets by Albertina Rasch; Production Supervised by Florenz Ziegfeld, Jr.
Scenic Design by Joseph Urban; Costume Design by John W. Harkrider
Cast
Florence AllenEnsemble
Virginia AllenEnsemble
Jean AlthanEnsemble
Selma AlthanEnsemble
Jane BarryEnsemble
Betty BassettEnsemble
Marcia BellEnsemble
Eddee BelmontEnsemble
Caryl BergmanAnna
Sylvia
Hazel BoffingerEnsemble
Dorothy BowEnsemble
Bobby BrodsleyEnsemble
Pamela BryantEnsemble
Orine BryneEnsemble
Edna BunteEnsemble
Emily BurtonEnsemble
Dorothy CarriganEnsemble
Doris CarsonRaquel
Peggy CarthewEnsemble
Virginia CaseEnsemble
Lew ClaytonGypsy
Blaine CordnerSteve
Billie CortezEnsemble
Cleo CullenEnsemble
Dona Desne CurryEnsemble
Gertrude DahlEnsemble
Dolores De FinaEnsemble
Mildred DefinaEnsemble
Violet DellEnsemble
Katherine DownerEnsemble
Doris DownesEnsemble
Alma DrangeEnsemble
Sadie DuffMrs. Dugan
Jimmy DuranteSnozzle
Sombre Eyes
Kay EnglishEnsemble
Caja EricEnsemble
Austin FairmanJohn Milton
Eddie Foy, Jr.Denny Kerrigan
Noel FrancisPeggy Ritz
Virginia FrankEnsemble
Vera FrederickEnsemble
Janet GibbardEnsemble
Dolores GrantEnsemble
Viola HageEnsemble
Ruth HaydenEnsemble
Althea HeinlyAunt Jennie
Estelle
Ensemble
Kathryn HerefordBobby
Harriet HoctorEnsemble
Maurine HolmesEnsemble
Eddie JacksonDeacon
Tony Morato
Andy JochimFrank
Mr. Wright
Agatha JohannEnsemble
Juliette JonesEnsemble
Ruby KeelerDixie Dugan
Mildred KlawEnsemble
Renee LandeauEnsemble
Ada LandisEnsemble
Camille LanierEnsemble
Ruth LoveEnsemble
Nick LucasRudy
Joseph MacauleyAlvarez Romano
Mary MacDonaldEnsemble
Lottie MarcyEnsemble
Doris MayEnsemble
Patricia McGrathEnsemble
Frank McHughJimmy Doyle
Dorothy MorganEnsemble
Howard MorganMatt Brown
Barbara NewberryVirginia Witherby
Sunshine
Evelyn NicholsEnsemble
Dore NodineEnsemble
Lucille O'ConnorEnsemble
Pat O'KeefeEnsemble
Georgia PayneEnsemble
Lois PeckEnsemble
Leonia PenningtonEnsemble
Vivian PorterEnsemble
Beatrice PowersEnsemble
Dolores RayEnsemble
Louise RaymondEnsemble
Dorothy RyanEnsemble
Blanche SatchellEnsemble
Matthew SmithCaptain Robert Adams
Wanda StevensonEnsemble
Bessie
Mildred SwunkeEnsemble
Calvin ThomasColonel Witherby
Roy Collins
Mildred TurnerEnsemble
Sunny VanEnsemble
Claire WayneEnsemble
Jean WayneEnsemble
Virginia WhitmoreEnsemble
music by George Gershwin; lyrics by Ira Gershwin and Gus Kahn
(Unless otherwise noted)

ACT 1 Sung By
Happy BirthdayGirls
My Sunday FellaVirginia Witherby and Girls
How Could I Forget?Entire 'Magnolias' Company
Can Broadway Do Without Me?
(music by Jimmy Durante; lyrics by Jimmy Durante)
Snozzle, Gypsy and Deacon
Lolita, (My Love)Alvarez Romano
Do What You DoDixie Dugan and Jimmy Doyle
SpainSnozzle, Gypsy and Deacon
One ManSunshine and Girls
So Are YouDenny Kerrigan, Bobby and Girls
I Must Be Home By Twelve O'ClockDixie Dugan and Girls
Because They All Love You
(music by J. Little; lyrics by Thomas Malie)
Who Will be With You When I Am Far Away?
(music by W. H. Farrell; lyrics by W. H. Farrell)
Black and WhiteDancers
Jimmie, the Well-Dressed Man
(music by Jimmy Durante; lyrics by Jimmy Durante)
Snozzle, Gypsy and Deacon
Harlem SerenadeDixie Dugan and Girls
ACT 2 Sung By
(An) American in ParisAlbertina Rasch Dancers
Home BluesAlvarez Romano
Broadway, My Street
(music by Jimmy Durante; lyrics by Sidney Skolsky)
Snozzle, Gypsy and Deacon
(So) I Ups to Him
(music by Jimmy Durante; lyrics by Jimmy Durante)
Snozzle
Follow the Minstrel BandTony Morato and Duke Ellington's Band
Liza (All the Clouds'll Roll Away)Rudy, Dixie Dugan and Girls