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The Yankee Prince   
George M. Cohan and His Royal Family in a Timely Satire on Titled Fortune Hunters

 
Knickerbocker Theatre, (4/20/1908 - 7/11/1908)
Knickerbocker Theatre, (8/03/1908 - 8/29/1908)
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Opening Date: Apr 20, 1908    
Closing Date: Aug 29, 1908 Total Performances: 112

Category: Musical, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical in three acts
Setting: London and Chicago



Production Staff
Produced by George M. Cohan and Sam H. Harris
Book by George M. Cohan; Music by George M. Cohan; Lyrics by George M. Cohan; Orchestra under the direction of Charles J. Gebest; Additional music by Charles J. Gebest; Music orchestrated by Charles J. Gebest
Staged by George M. Cohan; March and drill arranged by James Gorman
Scenic Design by John H. Young; Costume Design by Klaw and Erlanger's Costume Company
Cast
George M. CohanPercy Springer
Helen F. CohanMrs. Fielding
Jerry J. CohanFranklin Fielding
Josephine CohanEvelyn Fielding
Jack GardnerWhiteside Webster
Stella HammersteinGertrude Spivans
Frank HollinsKarl of Weymouth
Tom LewisSteve Daly
Sam J. RyanJohn Fagan
Estelle WentworthLillian Llyod
Aline BartlettLady of the Court
Coster Girl
M. BlackfordKing's Guard
M. CodyKing's Guard
Coster Boy
Donald CrispWaiter
Policeman
Larene CumleyPage
M. CushingKing's Guard
Coster Boy
Vinie DanversLady of the Court
Coster Girl
M. DeagonKing's Guard
Vivian DensmoreTourist
Ethel FairbanksLady of the Court
Coster Girl
M. FriedKing's Guard
Helen GardnerTourist
Mamie GilbertLady of the Court
Coster Girl
Mamie GildeaTourist
M. GilmoreKing's Guard
Coster Boy
Gussie GirardPage
Edgar HalsteadCoster Boy
Edna HixonPage
M. HoveyKing's Guard
Coster Boy
John JarrottBellboy
Grace KimballPage
John KlendonKing's Guard
Coster Boy
J. Jiquel LanoeDeVrie
Robert Emmett LennonDuke of Dollsford
M. LeonardKing's Guard
William LeyleDetective
Guard
Amelia LindenTourist
M. LoomisKing's Guard
May MaloneyPage
Edna MarshTourist
M. McCartneyKing's Guard
Coster Boy
Helen MorrisonPage
M. MurphyKing's Guard
M. O'KeefeKing's Guard
Coster Boy
Lila RhodesLady of the Court
Coster Girl
Eleanor RichmondTourist
Grace RussellCoster Girl
Daisy ThompsonTourist
M. TurpieKing's Guard
Rose WaldenTourist
Beatrice WhitefordLady of the Court
Coster Girl
Clara WhitefordLady of the Court
Coster Girl
Etta WoodwardPage
Elizabeth YoungPage
music by George M. Cohan; lyrics by George M. Cohan
(Unless otherwise noted)

ACT 1 Sung By
Showing the Yankees London TownWhiteside Webster and Chorus
Come On Down TownJohn Fagan and Chorus
Villains in the PlayWhiteside Webster and Lillian Llyod
I'm Going to Marry a NoblemanEvelyn Fielding and Chorus
Characteristic Waltz (Yankee Prince Waltz)
(music by George M. Cohan and Charles J. Gebest)
Percy Springer and Evelyn Fielding
Yankee Doodle Come to TownPercy Springer and Company
ACT 2 Sung By
Soldiers of the KingChorus
I'm Awfully Strong for YouWhiteside Webster
I Say, FloCoster Boys and Girls
The A-B-Cs of the U.S.A.Percy Springer and Evelyn Fielding
M-O-N-E-YPercy Springer, John Fagan, Whiteside Webster and Steve Daly
Tommy Atkins, You're All RightLillian Llyod and Chorus
A Song of the KingDuke of Dollsford and Chorus
ACT 3 Sung By
From the Land of (My) DreamsLillian Llyod and Chorus
Think It Over CarefullyPercy Springer
(Cohan's) Rag Babe (New Kind of Two Step)Percy Springer, Evelyn Fielding and Chorus