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The Jewel of Asia   

Criterion Theatre, (2/16/1903 - 4/11/1903)
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Opening Date: Feb 16, 1903    
Closing Date: Apr 11, 1903 Total Performances: 64

Category: Musical, Comedy, Opera, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical in two acts
Setting: Paris and Turkish Asia

Production Staff
Produced by George W. Lederer
Music by Ludwig Englander; Book by Frederic Ranken and Harry B. Smith; Lyrics by Frederic Ranken and Harry B. Smith; Musical Director: Max Hirschfeld; Additional lyrics by James T. Powers and Fred F. Farrell; Additional music by Theodore M. Morse
Staged by George W. Lederer
Scenic Design by D. Frank Dodge and Ernest Albert
Rachel BoothMimi
Lillie BrinkTutu
Blanche BrooksSalali
Theresa BryantZobeide
Harriet BurtAvali
William CameronMufti
Tom CollinsA Parisian Theif
Clifton CrawfordYussuf Potiphar
Ross DaleSecond Beggar
Reine DaviesCorinne
Louise De RigneyWanda
Paul DeckerAnatole
Ermine EarlePierette
Agnes ErringtonNyanza
Ida GabrielleConsuelo
Ethel GilmoreHatdee
Bessie GrahamBebe
Gladys HancockPeroxida
Frank G. HillA Gendarme
Milo JoyceFirst Beggar
Mildred KearneyDelilah
E. B. KnightHashish
Thomas MillerFrancois
George O'DonnellSimoon Pasha
Carrie PerkinsHersillie
James T. PowersPierre Lerouge
Ella RayDudu
Cecilia RhodaMedora
Blanche RingZaidee
Yvonne RiveresCassia
Harry ShortSergeant Lafitte
Mabel SlocumZaza
Frank SymondsBacksheesh
Ada VernePeruna
Mabel VerneSapolia
Maude WycherlyBabette
music by Ludwig Englander; lyrics by Harry B. Smith and Frederic Ranken
(Unless otherwise noted)

ACT 1 Sung By
The nations of dear PareeChorus
PierreMimi and Ensemble
Beggars' ChorusDouble Sextette
Please Don't MovePierre Lerouge and Ensemble
We Say We'll Do a Thing (and Don't Do It)
(lyrics by James T. Powers)
Pierre Lerouge
Twelve Pretty Wives from TurkeyMufti and Show Girls
The Same Old Crowd
(music by Theodore M. Morse; lyrics by Fred F. Farrell)
I Am the PashaSimoon Pasha
Off to TurkeyPierre Lerouge, Simoon Pasha and Ensemble
ACT 2 Sung By
Mufti! Wake thee from thy slumberChorus
My Honey BunchMimi and Ensemble
I Love You, DollyZaidee
Oh, What's the Use?Pierre Lerouge, Simoon Pasha and Mufti
Everybody Wants to Hold the Baby (Everybody Wants to See the Baby)Pierre Lerouge and Chorus
In DreamlandPierre Lerouge, Sergeant Lafitte and Hersillie