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The Orchid   

 
Herald Square Theatre, (4/08/1907 - circa. 9/1907)
Casino Theatre, (9/02/1907 - 9/14/1907)
Academy of Music, (3/02/1908 - circa. 3/1908)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date: Apr 08, 1907    
Closing Date: Mar 1908 Total Performances: 194

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical in two acts
Setting: Countess of Barwick's Horticultural College and the Square and Opera House at Nice



Production Staff
Produced by Messrs. Shubert (Lee and J. J.)
Music by Ivan Caryll and Lionel Monckton; Book by James T. Tanner and Joseph W. Herbert; Lyrics by Adrian Ross and Percy Greenbank; Musical Director: Alexander Spencer; Featuring songs by Hugo Frey, Seymour Furth, Jerome Kern, E. Ray Goetz and Paul Rubens; Featuring songs with lyrics by Paul Rubens, Leslie Mayne, Edward P Moran, Harold Atteridge, Will Heelan and Vincent Bryan
Directed by Frank Smithson; Choreographed by William Rock
Cast
Jane ArcherChorus
Veronique BannerChorus
Lizzette
Gertrude BartholdChorus
Ellen BeckwithChorus
George C. BonifaceAubrey Chesterton
J. BradyChorus
Estelle CoffinAnnette
Charlotte CorbettChorus
Jeannette
Miss CreaghChorus
Marietta Di'DioMasker
Marc DucharmeM. Beauclasse
Cocher
Melville EllisDr. Ronald Fausset
Barrington FooteRegistrar
Anna FordChorus
Marie FordChorus
Eddie FoyArtie Choke
Irene FranklinJosephine Zaccary
Trixie FriganzaCaroline Vokins
Maude FultonThisbe
Laura GueriteZelie Homberg
Joseph W. HerbertToby Blockett
Alfred HickmanHon. Guy Scrymageour
George LymanChorus
Margaretta MasiClarice
Chorus
R.L. McAndrewGendarme
Chorus
Sadie MellesChorus
William MooreCommissaire of Police
Jean NewcombeCountess Anstruther
J. C. NewellMarchand d'Nez
Chorus
Henrietta PoutsChorus
George PullmanChorus
Ice Cream Vendor
William RockProfessor Zaccary
J. RoseChorus
Urla RottgerFleurette
Amelia StoneLady Violet Anstruther
Grace StudifordLady Warden
William TolandChorus
Arthur WarrenMaster of Ceremonies
Chorus
Mabel WeeksMarie
Chorus
music by Lionel Monckton and Ivan Caryll; lyrics by Adrian Ross and Percy Greenbank
(Unless otherwise noted)

ACT 1 Sung By
The High Horticultural CollegeChorus
(The) Lady SecretaryThisbe and Chorus
Ladies in SocietyDebutantes and Chorus
Oh, Mr. RegistrarLady Violet Anstruther, Josephine Zaccary, Hon. Guy Scrymageour and Dr. Ronald Fausset
A Perfect Lady
(music by Hugo Frey; lyrics by Harold Atteridge)
Caroline Vokins
(And They Say He Went to) College
(music by Seymour Furth; lyrics by Edward P Moran)
Artie Choke and Chorus
I Don't Want the Dark
(lyrics by Leslie Mayne and Percy Greenbank)
Lady Violet Anstruther and Chorus
(From) Far PeruProfessor Zaccary and Chorus
ACT 2 Sung By
Up and Down, Over the TownChorus
Come Along to the ZooZelie Homberg, Debutantes and Chorus
He Goes to Church on Sunday
(music by E. Ray Goetz; lyrics by Vincent Bryan)
Artie Choke
Little Blanche MarieLady Violet Anstruther and Dancers
No Wedding Bells for Me
(music by Seymour Furth; lyrics by Edward P Moran and Will Heelan)
Caroline Vokins
Liza Ann
(lyrics by Leslie Mayne)
Thisbe and Professor Zaccary
I Must Propose to You
(music by Paul Rubens; lyrics by Paul Rubens)
Josephine Zaccary and Hon. Guy Scrymageour
Pianologue
(music by Jerome Kern; lyrics by Paul Rubens)
Dr. Ronald Fausset
Fancy DressCaroline Vokins and Chorus
Little Chimney SweepLady Violet Anstruther and Picaninnies
La Promenade AnglaisThisbe, Professor Zaccary and Dancers