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Knickerbocker Theatre, (2/01/1909 - 4/25/1909)
Criterion Theatre, (4/26/1909 - 5/29/1909)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date: Feb 01, 1909    
Closing Date: May 29, 1909 Total Performances: 136

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical in three acts
Setting: Bright Hall and the Armory and Drill Hall, Bingham College



Production Staff
Produced by Charles Dillingham
Music by Gustav Luders; Book by George Ade; Lyrics by George Ade; Orchestra under the direction of Robert Hood Bowers
Play staged by Fred G. Latham; Dances arranged by William Rock
Scenic Design by Homer Emens; Costume Design by Elsie DeWolfe
Cast
Harry ClarkeSquab Dingle
freshman
Elsie JanisCynthia Bright
the only co-ed
Sydney JarvisWellington Reed
'78, an old grad
Arthur StanfordDavy Dickerson
almost a senior
Inez BauerAngelina Baxter
of Red Wing, Minnesota
Stewart BelknapA Sergeant
Leila BentonTown Girl/Visitor
Jeanette D'ArvilleTown Girl/Visitor
E. Mae DavisTown Girl/Visitor
Bella DesmondTown Girl/Visitor
Louise DonovanTown Girl/Visitor
Constance EastmanHazel Pinkham
of Worcester, Massachusetts
Clara EckstromTown Girl/Visitor
May FieldsTown Girl/Visitor
Edgar HalsteadJosephus Cadwallader
professor of psychology
Bena HoffmanTown Girl/Visitor
Waltzer
Bessie HolbrookTown Girl/Visitor
Leavitt JamesGrouch Hubbard
president of Woman's Haters' League
Daisy JohnstoneTown Girl/Visitor
Josie KarlinTown Girl/Visitor
Florence MajorTown Girl/Visitor
Donald McLarenCaptain Peacock
a military star
Birdice McLaughlinTown Girl/Visitor
Marion MillsByrdie Wheeler
of Boise, Idaho
Bertha MorrelleTown Girl/Visitor
Lillian NicholsonTown Girl/Visitor
James ReaneyBob Chester
an athletic star
Fanny RobertsonTown Girl/Visitor
Ella RockTown Girl/Visitor
Bessie SkeerTown Girl/Visitor
Elsie SteeleMagnolia Curtis
of Jackson, Mississippi
H. David ToddErnest Grubb
a scholarship star
Lionel WalshFreddie Carrington
a society star
Effie WheelerTown Girl/Visitor
music by Gustav Luders; lyrics by George Ade
ACT 1 Sung By
Almost
The College Military
I'll Dream of That Sweet Co-Ed
ACT 2 Sung By
(Sing Hey for) The ChaperonSquab Dingle (freshman) and Girls
Leave It to the Boys in the Navy
Please Don't Keep Me Waiting
(The) Day of the GameWellington Reed ('78, an old grad) and Chorus
ACT 3 Sung By
An Isle of the Philippines
A Little Girl That's WiseAngelina Baxter (of Red Wing, Minnesota) and Squab Dingle (freshman)