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The Geisha   

 
44th Street Theatre, (3/27/1913 - 5/10/1913)
First Preview: Total Previews: 0
Opening Date: Mar 27, 1913    
Closing Date: May 10, 1913 Total Performances: 52

Category: Musical, Comedy, Revival, Broadway
Description: A musical in two acts
Setting: House of Ten Thousand Joys; Chrysanthemum F├ęte in the Palm Garden.



Production Staff
Produced by Arthur Hammerstein and Messrs. Shubert (Lee and J. J.)
Book by Owen Hall; Music by Sidney Jones; Lyrics by Harry Greenbank; Musical Director: Gaetano Merola
Directed by Edwin T. Emery
Costume Design by Melville Ellis; Scenic Design by Theodore Reisig
Cast
Lina AbarbanellMiss Molly Seamore
Edward AgniniEnsemble
Anna AilionKoko San
Attendant
S. AnnismanEnsemble
Helen BairdEnsemble
Alice BaldwinO Kiku San
Chrysanthemum
Blanche BarnesEnsemble
Fred BradburyEnsemble
Grace BradfordMiss Marie Worthington
Jane BurdettMiss Mabel Grant
Georgia CaineJuliette Diamont
Irene CassiniNami
Wave of the Sea
Louise ChanfrauEnsemble
Nellie ChickEnsemble
Gladys ColemanEnsemble
Marjorie CummerEnsemble
Jeanne DawsEnsemble
Max DorfmanEnsemble
Suzanne DouglasReto San
Attendant
Harry ErschofEnsemble
Alice EvanstonEnsemble
Nelliw FordSaki San
Attendant
Carl GantvoortLieutenant Reginald Fairfax
Officer of the HMS Turtle
Pauline HallLady Constance Wynne
Robert HarbersonEnsemble
Olga HartingO Kinkoto San
Golden Harp
Jack HowardEnsemble
Hortense IrelandEnsemble
Nel JenkinsEnsemble
Charles KingDick Cunningham
Officer of the HMS Turtle
Jessie LewisEnsemble
Ruby LewisEnsemble
Austina MasonEnsemble
Alberta MastersEnsemble
A. A. McCurdyEnsemble
Birdice McLaughlinEnsemble
Zetta MetchikA Mana San
Blossom
Blanche NettaEnsemble
Lillian NortonEnsemble
Eugene PodgetEnsemble
Frank PollockCaptain Katana
James T. PowersWun Hi
Proprietor of the Tea House
Cecil ReynardTommy Stanley
Officer of the HMS Turtle
Velma RobertsEnsemble
Eugene RoderChuria
Coolie of the Rickshaw
Amelia RoseHanna San
Attendant
Harry SachsEnsemble
Emily SaundersEnsemble
Sol SinglustEnsemble
Arthur SpencerEnsemble
Arthur StapletonEnsemble
Edwin StevensThe Marquis Imari
Ted SullivanEnsemble
Edith ThayerGeisha
Little Violet
Marion ThompsonEnsemble
Lucy ToddEnsemble
Florence TophamMiss Ethel Hurst
W. WagmanEnsemble
Frank WayneEnsemble
Nat WebsterEnsemble
Elsie WellerEnsemble
Elizabeth WestEnsemble
Ed WheelahanEnsemble
May WhitneyEnsemble
George WilliamsTakemini
Grace WilliamsEnsemble
Bert YoungArthur Brownville
Alice ZeppilliO Mimosa San
music by Sidney Jones; lyrics by Harry Greenbank
(Unless otherwise noted)

ACT 1 Sung By
Happy JapanChorus
Here they comeChorus and Officers
Jack's the boy
(music by Lionel Monckton)
Lieutenant Reginald Fairfax (Officer of the HMS Turtle) and Officers
The dear little Jappy-Jap-JappyDick Cunningham (Officer of the HMS Turtle)
The Amorous GoldfishO Mimosa San
The KissingO Mimosa San and Lieutenant Reginald Fairfax (Officer of the HMS Turtle)
If you will come to teaO Mimosa San and Chorus
Lamentation (Oh, will they sell our master up)Chorus and Geishas
We're going to call on the MarquisLieutenant Reginald Fairfax (Officer of the HMS Turtle), Dick Cunningham (Officer of the HMS Turtle), Officers, Geishas and Chorus
The ToyMiss Molly Seamore and Lieutenant Reginald Fairfax (Officer of the HMS Turtle)
A Geisha's LifeO Mimosa San
Attention, pray!Takemini, The Marquis Imari, Lieutenant Katasna, Lieutenant Reginald Fairfax (Officer of the HMS Turtle) and Chorus
ChivalryLieutenant Reginald Fairfax (Officer of the HMS Turtle) and Chorus
Chon KinaMiss Molly Seamore and Chorus
Thought of staying too longPrincipals and Chorus
ACT 2 Sung By
Day born of loveChorus
The Toy Monkey
(music by Lionel Monckton)
Miss Molly Seamore and Chorus
Ching-a-ring-a-reeJuliette Diamont and Wun Hi (Proprietor of the Tea House)
Geisha are weFour Geishas, Officers, Dick Cunningham (Officer of the HMS Turtle) and English Girls
Star of my soulLieutenant Reginald Fairfax (Officer of the HMS Turtle)
If that's not love-what is?Juliette Diamont
With splendor auspiciousGeishas
Chin, Chin, ChinamanWun Hi (Proprietor of the Tea House) and Chorus
Love! Love!Lieutenant Reginald Fairfax (Officer of the HMS Turtle) and Chorus
Hey-diddle-diddle! when man is in loveDick Cunningham (Officer of the HMS Turtle) and Chorus
The Interfering ParrotMiss Molly Seamore and Chorus
Before our eyesEnsemble