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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 Féte 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 Abarbanell Miss Molly Seamore
Edward Agnini Ensemble
Anna Ailion Koko San
Attendant
S. Annisman Ensemble
Helen Baird Ensemble
Alice Baldwin O Kiku San
Chrysanthemum
Blanche Barnes Ensemble
Fred Bradbury Ensemble
Grace Bradford Miss Marie Worthington
Jane Burdett Miss Mabel Grant
Georgia Caine Juliette Diamont
Irene Cassini Nami
Wave of the Sea
Louise Chanfrau Ensemble
Nellie Chick Ensemble
Gladys Coleman Ensemble
Marjorie Cummer Ensemble
Jeanne Daws Ensemble
Max Dorfman Ensemble
Suzanne Douglas Reto San
Attendant
Harry Erschof Ensemble
Alice Evanston Ensemble
Nelliw Ford Saki San
Attendant
Carl Gantvoort Lieutenant Reginald Fairfax
Officer of the HMS Turtle
Pauline Hall Lady Constance Wynne
Robert Harberson Ensemble
Olga Harting O Kinkoto San
Golden Harp
Jack Howard Ensemble
Hortense Ireland Ensemble
Nel Jenkins Ensemble
Charles King Dick Cunningham
Officer of the HMS Turtle
Jessie Lewis Ensemble
Ruby Lewis Ensemble
Austina Mason Ensemble
Alberta Masters Ensemble
A. A. McCurdy Ensemble
Birdice McLaughlin Ensemble
Zetta Metchik A Mana San
Blossom
Blanche Netta Ensemble
Lillian Norton Ensemble
Eugene Podget Ensemble
Frank Pollock Captain Katana
James T. Powers Wun Hi
Proprietor of the Tea House
Cecil Reynard Tommy Stanley
Officer of the HMS Turtle
Velma Roberts Ensemble
Eugene Roder Churia
Coolie of the Rickshaw
Amelia Rose Hanna San
Attendant
Harry Sachs Ensemble
Emily Saunders Ensemble
Sol Singlust Ensemble
Arthur Spencer Ensemble
Arthur Stapleton Ensemble
Edwin Stevens The Marquis Imari
Ted Sullivan Ensemble
Edith Thayer Geisha
Little Violet
Marion Thompson Ensemble
Lucy Todd Ensemble
Florence Topham Miss Ethel Hurst
W. Wagman Ensemble
Frank Wayne Ensemble
Nat Webster Ensemble
Elsie Weller Ensemble
Elizabeth West Ensemble
Ed Wheelahan Ensemble
May Whitney Ensemble
George Williams Takemini
Grace Williams Ensemble
Bert Young Arthur Brownville
Alice Zeppilli O Mimosa San
music by Sidney Jones; lyrics by Harry Greenbank
(Unless otherwise noted)
 

ACT 1Sung By
Happy Japan Chorus
Here they come Chorus 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-Jappy Dick Cunningham (Officer of the HMS Turtle)
The Amorous Goldfish O Mimosa San
The Kissing O Mimosa San and Lieutenant Reginald Fairfax (Officer of the HMS Turtle)
If you will come to tea O Mimosa San and Chorus
Lamentation (Oh, will they sell our master up) Chorus and Geishas
We're going to call on the Marquis Lieutenant Reginald Fairfax (Officer of the HMS Turtle), Dick Cunningham (Officer of the HMS Turtle), Officers, Geishas and Chorus
The Toy Miss Molly Seamore and Lieutenant Reginald Fairfax (Officer of the HMS Turtle)
A Geisha's Life O Mimosa San
Attention, pray! Takemini, The Marquis Imari, Lieutenant Katasna, Lieutenant Reginald Fairfax (Officer of the HMS Turtle) and Chorus
Chivalry Lieutenant Reginald Fairfax (Officer of the HMS Turtle) and Chorus
Chon Kina Miss Molly Seamore and Chorus
Thought of staying too long Principals and Chorus
ACT 2Sung By
Day born of love Chorus
The Toy Monkey
(music by Lionel Monckton)
Miss Molly Seamore and Chorus
Ching-a-ring-a-ree Juliette Diamont and Wun Hi (Proprietor of the Tea House)
Geisha are we Four Geishas, Officers, Dick Cunningham (Officer of the HMS Turtle) and English Girls
Star of my soul Lieutenant Reginald Fairfax (Officer of the HMS Turtle)
If that's not love-what is? Juliette Diamont
With splendor auspicious Geishas
Chin, Chin, Chinaman Wun 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 love Dick Cunningham (Officer of the HMS Turtle) and Chorus
The Interfering Parrot Miss Molly Seamore and Chorus
Before our eyes Ensemble