IBDB: Internet Broadway Database Policies About the Internet Broadway Database Help FAQ/Contact the Internet Broadway Database
  Home Shows People Theatres Characters Awards Songs grosses  
The Broadway League

Official Broadway League sites:

Quick Search For:   In This Category:  
The credits for this production have not yet been completed or verified.


Ambassador Theatre , (1/31/1923 - 6/09/1923)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date:Jan 31, 1923   
Closing Date:Jun 09, 1923 Total Performances:151

Category: Musical, Romantic Comedy, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical in three acts
Setting: Just after the Civil War at the Old Calhoun Mansion near Richmond, Virginia

Production Staff
Produced by Messrs. Shubert (Lee and J. J.)
Music by Edward Rideamus and Alfred Goodman; Book by Harry B. Smith and E. Künneke; From the German original by Herman Haller and Edward Rideamus; Lyrics by Harry B. Smith and E. Künneke; Based on a comedy by Max Kempner-Hochstadt; Musical Director: Fred Hoff
Staged by Fred G. Latham; Choreographed by Frank M. Gillespie; Entire production staged under the personal direction of J. J. Shubert
Scenic Design by Watson Barratt; Costume Design by Mme. Routon and Vanity Fair Costumes Inc.
John Adair Roderick Gray
Harrison Brockbank Brigadier General Randolph Calhoun
Jane Brown Edith Varden
Kay Carlin Gladys Carroll
Edna Duval Isabel Marshall
Viola Duval Mabel Preston
Viola Gillette Mrs. Calhoun
Vera Hoppe Josephine Hurley
Vonnie James Irene Stone
Mattie Keene Amanda
Tessa Kosta Caroline Lee
Ben Linn Hannibal
J. Harold Murray Captain Robert Langdon
Mabel Olson Joan Blythe
Barnett Parker Digby Bretton
Helen Shipman Helen
Beatrice Wilson Flora Wayne
music by Alfred Goodman and Edward Rideamus; lyrics by Harry B. Smith and Edward Künneke
(Unless otherwise noted)

ACT 1Sung By
Telling Fortunes
(music by Edward Künneke)
Amanda, Helen and Girls
When I Say It's So, It's So Brigadier General Randolph Calhoun
The Man in the Moon
(music by Edward Künneke)
Caroline Lee
The Old Virginia Reel Amanda and Hannibal
The Piper You Must Pay
(music by Edward Künneke)
Digby Bretton, Helen and Girls
Hello, Hello Captain Robert Langdon
Land of Enchantment
(music by Edward Künneke and Alfred Goodman)
Caroline Lee and Captain Robert Langdon
ACT 2Sung By
Will O' the Wisp
(music by Edward Künneke)
Caroline Lee, Captain Robert Langdon, Brigadier General Randolph Calhoun, Helen and Mrs. Calhoun
(music by Edward Künneke)
Caroline Lee and Captain Robert Langdon
Shoulder Arms
(music by Edward Künneke)
Digby Bretton, Helen and Girls
(music by Edward Künneke and Alfred Goodman)
Love's Last Day Ensemble
ACT 3Sung By
Way Down South Helen and Girls
Who Cares for a Name Caroline Lee, Captain Robert Langdon and Roderick Gray