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Lifting the Lid   

Aerial Gardens , (6/05/1905 - 8/26/1905)
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Opening Date:Jun 05, 1905   
Closing Date:Aug 26, 1905 Total Performances:72

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical in four scenes
Setting: New York City

Production Staff
Produced by Klaw & Erlanger
Music by Jean Schwartz; Book by John J. McNally; Lyrics by William Jerome; Musical Director: Frederic Solomon; Additional music by William C. Polla, Frank Bryan, Kenneth S. Clark and Victor Herbert; Additional lyrics by Frank Bryan, James O'Dea and Kenneth S. Clark
Choreographed by Ned Wayburn; Staged by Herbert Gresham
Scenic Design by Castle & Harvey and Richard Marston; Costume Design by F. Richard Anderson
David Abrahams Theatre Trust
Agostino Baci Detective
Seymour Brown Weary Willie
Jerry Tip
Henry Coote Silas
Inspector McCluskey
Tom Lawson
U. B. Damm
Corinne Mathilde Macartini
Abie Damm
D.L. Don Hans Danzel
Diamond Donner Marie Wilton
Hebe Damm
Virginia Earle Bessie Otis Adams
James Grant Waiter
Mr. McGinty
Common People
Frank Greene George Stonefellow
Louis Harrison I. Just Doothem
Coffer Damm
Lillian Hudson Hilda Hilton
Mrs. I. B. Damm
Maude Lambert Mrs. Hans Danzel
Pincus Lekosky Mickey Flynn
Eddie Leonard Willie Steele
Stella Mayhew Mrs. Coffer Damm
Sim Pulen Detective
Allan Ramsay Honest John
The Press
H. Schroder Peleg
Sue Stuart Mrs. U.B. Damm
Grace Gaston
Julius Tannen William T.G. Rome
Frank Todd Inspector Muchadoo
William Torpey Newsboy
Billy B. Damm
Nathan Wallach Timmy McGinty
Edwin Wilson Inspector McLarfinn
Police Officer
Employee at Fields' Theatre
I. B. Damm
music by Jean Schwartz; lyrics by William Jerome
(Unless otherwise noted)

ACT 1Sung By
Home With the Milk in the Morning Chorus
(There's) Nothing Doing in the Old, Old Town I. Just Doothem and Chorus
Jerome, the Bogey Man William T.G. Rome and Detectives
Baa, Baa, Black Sheep
(music by William C. Polla; lyrics by James O'Dea)
Bessie Otis Adams and Chorus
Albany I. Just Doothem and Chorus
(It) Reminds Me of Home, Sweet Home
(music by Frank Bryan; lyrics by Frank Bryan)
Mathilde Macartini
Texas Dan Willie Steele and Full Chorus
How To Get in Central Park Inspector McLarfinn and Chorus
Line It Ou, (Mr.) Maginnity I. Just Doothem and Chorus
Over Sunday Bessie Otis Adams and Male Chorus
Dear Old Dixieland Inspector McCluskey and Chorus
Life On the Stage
(music by Victor Herbert)
I. Just Doothem
(music by William C. Polla; lyrics by James O'Dea)
Mathilde Macartini
My Syndi-Kate George Stonefellow and Chorus
(music by Kenneth S. Clark; lyrics by Kenneth S. Clark)
Willie Steele and Full Chorus