Simple Simon | IBDB: The official source for Broadway Information IBDB: The official source for Broadway Information


IBDB: Internet Broadway Database Policies About the Internet Broadway Database Help FAQ/Contact the Internet Broadway Database
  Home Shows People Theatres Characters Awards Songs grosses  
The Broadway League

Official Broadway League sites:

Quick Search For:   In This Category:  
The credits for this production have not yet been completed or verified.

Simple Simon   

Ziegfeld Theatre, (2/18/1930 - 6/14/1930)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date: Feb 18, 1930    
Closing Date: Jun 14, 1930 Total Performances: 135

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original
Description: A musical in two acts
Setting: Coney Island and various fairy-tale locations

Production Staff
Produced by Florenz Ziegfeld, Jr.
Music by Richard Rodgers; Book by Ed Wynn and Guy Bolton; Lyrics by Lorenz Hart
Directed by Zeke Colvan; Choreographed by Seymour Felix
Will AhernJack Horner
Pirkko AhlquistSnow Queen
Bobbe ArnstGilly Flower
Mabel BaadeGretel
Elsie BehrensHansel
Hugh CameronOtto Prince
Ben CarswellTelescope Operator
Marie ConwalCat and the Fiddle
Mary CoyleLittle Boy Blue
Frank DeWittThe Giant Head
Marion DodgeThe Hat Saleslady
Fairy Goddess
Alan EdwardsTony Prince
Caja EricMiss Muffet
The Soda Fountain Girl
Ruth EttingSal
William J. FerryThe Frog
Hazel ForbesGladys Dove
Miss Hazel
Agnes FraneyGoldylocks
Dolores GrantBo-Peep
Harriet HoctorPremiere Danseuse
Anthony HughesPoliceman
Mildred IvoryThe Manicure Girl
Alfred P. JamesFingy
Pete La DellaThe Horse
Doree LeslieElaine King
Neva LynnSpoon
Elaine MannWolff
Virginia McNaughtonNona Goyne
Frieda MierseOld Lady in the Shoe
Villi MilliThe Perfumery Girl
Lee Morse
was replaced before opening
Patsy O'DayPuss in Boots
Master George OffermanJonah
Dorothy PattersonDog
Lennox PawleOlee King
Georgia PayneMiss Muffet
Lois PeckDish
Gladys PenderCow
Clementine RigeauWolff
Blanche SatchellThe Photography Girl
Fairy Goddess
Joseph SchrodeThe Horse
Douglas StanburyCaptain in Dullna Army
Paul StantonBert Blue
Helen WalshJewel Pearce
The Hostess
Red Riding Hood
Gil WhitePopper
Ed WynnSimon
music by Richard Rodgers; lyrics by Lorenz Hart
ACT 1 Sung By
Coney IslandGirls, Boys, Barkers and Dancers
Don't Tell Your FolksJack Horner and Gilly Flower
Magic MusicGilly Flower and Magic Girls
I Still Believe in YouSal
Send for MeElaine King, Tony Prince and Girls
Dull and GayCaptain in Dullna Army
Sweetheart (Sweetenheart)Jack Horner and Gilly Flower
Hunting the FoxLeader of the Hunt and Hunters
Mocking BirdSimon
Fairyland (I Love the Woods)Girls
ACT 2 Sung By
On With the DanceDrug Store Girls
I Could Do Wonders With YouElaine King and Tony Prince
Ten Cents a DanceSal
In Your ChapeauSimon
RopingSimon and Jack Horner
The Trojan HorseKing Otto's Soldiers
Rags and TattersVagabond Boys
Cottage in the CountryEntire Company