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44th Street Theatre, (10/23/1934 - 12/08/1934)
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Opening Date: Oct 23, 1934    
Closing Date: Dec 08, 1934 Total Performances: 55

Category: Play, Romantic Comedy, Original, Broadway
Description: A play in three acts
Setting: Brighton, England, 1811.

Production Staff
Produced by Arch Selwyn and Harold B. Franklin; Produced in association with Charles B. Cochran
Written by Noël Coward; Music by Noël Coward; Lyrics by Noël Coward; Music orchestrated by Charles Prentice; Musical Director: Victor Baravalle
Directed by Noël Coward
Scenic Design by Gladys E. Calthrop; Costume Design by Gladys E. Calthrop; Miss Printemps' costumes by House of Lanvin
Maysie AndersonFemale Ensemble
Maidie AndrewsRose
Jill AnthonyHannah
Penryn BannermanLord Kenyon
Jean BeckwithFemale Ensemble
Joe BennyChild
Anthony BrianLord Doyning
Geoffrey BrightonMale Ensemble
Irene BrowneLady Julia Charteris
Richard BrummerChild
Winifred CampbellMrs. Hailsham
Brenda CletherCourtesan
Eileen CliftonLady Braceworth
Peggy DavannahFemale Ensemble
Winifred DavisThe Duchess of Beneden
Dorothy DroverMiss Mention
Albert DudleyMale Ensemble
Claude FarrowButler
Lucy FeordFemale Ensemble
Pierre FresnayPaul, Duc de Chaucigny-Varennes
Leonard GoodmanA Tiger
Grace GorrodFemale Ensemble
Sidney GrammerMr. Hailsham
Joan GrundyFemale Ensemble
Roy HallFisherman
Carl HarbordThe Marquis of Sheere
Phyllis HardingMiss Goslett
Agnes HellerChild
Harriet IrwinChild
Dean JenksChild
Evan JonesFisherman
Vivienne LambeletFemale Ensemble
St. John LauriHon. Julian Kane
Donna LeonardChild
Sylvia LeslieSophie Otford
Doris MarkeyChild
William McGuiganFisherman
Leonard MichelButler
Moya NugentMartha James
Yvonne O'DellFemale Ensemble
Shela PattrickCountess Harringford
Ronald PopeMale Ensemble
Yvonne PrintempsMélanie
Alex RobertsonMr. Amos
George SandersThe Earl of Harringford
Lord St. Marys
Enid SettleFemale Ensemble
Betty ShaleMrs. Dragon
Evelyn SmithChild
June Spencer-DykeFemale Ensemble
Athole StewartThe Duke of Beneden
Winifred TalbotFemale Ensemble
Reginal ThurgoodFisherman
Edwin UnderhillLord Mosscrock
Esmond WildingMale Ensemble
Pat WorsleyLord Braceworth
music by Noël Coward; lyrics by Noël Coward
I'll Follow My Secret Heart
Regency Rakes
Charming, Charming
Dear Little Soldiers
There's Always Something Fishy About the French
Regency Rakes (Reprise)
English Lesson
I'll Follow My Secret Heart (Reprise)
There Was Once a Little Village By the Sea