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The Rise of Rosie O'Reilly   

Liberty Theatre, (12/25/1923 - 3/15/1924)
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Opening Date: Dec 25, 1923    
Closing Date: Mar 15, 1924 Total Performances: 87

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical in two acts
Setting: Brooklyn, New York

Production Staff
Produced by George M. Cohan
Book by George M. Cohan; Lyrics by George M. Cohan; Music by George M. Cohan; Musical Director: George A. Nichols; Music orchestrated by Mike Lake
Musical Staging by Julian Mitchell; Staged by John Meehan; Production Supervised by George M. Cohan
Scenic Design by Joseph Wickes; Costume Design by Cora MacGeachy, Ada Fields, Earl Benham and Brooks-Mahieu Company
Musical Supervisor: Charles J. Gebest
George BancroftJohnson
Patsy DelaneyGertrude
Tom DingleEthelburt
Margaret DumontMrs. Montague Bradley
Walter EdwinRoscoe Morgan
Pearl FranklinMolly
Adelaide GloriaMrs. Casparoni
Albert GloriaCasparoni
Emma HaigCutie Magee
Betty HaleFannie
Georgie HalePete
Ruby Keeler
Broadway debut
Marjorie LaneLillian Smith
Mary LawlorPolly
Jack McGowanBob Morgan
Johnny MuldoonSteve
Virginia O'BrienRosie O'Reilly
Bobby O'NeillBuddie O'Reilly
Eddie RussellHop Toy
Bernice SpeerAnnie
Bobby WatsonJimmy Whitney
Dorothy WhitmoreKitty Jones
music by George M. Cohan; lyrics by George M. Cohan
ACT 1 Sung By
The Arrival of the PlotJimmy Whitney, Bob Morgan, Lillian Smith, Kitty Jones, Mrs. Casparoni and Company
Never Met a Girl Like YouBob Morgan and Rosie O'Reilly
Born and Bred in BrooklynJimmy Whitney, Polly and Company
My GangCutie Magee, Pete and Company
The Arrival of SocietyBoys and Girls
In the Slums of the TownRosie O'Reilly
Water Front PastimeSteve and Molly
The WhipCasparoni and Mrs. Casparoni
Something's Happened to RosieCompany
Poor Old WorldBuddie O'Reilly and Boys
Stage SocietyLillian Smith and Girls
All Night LongKitty Jones and Boys
The Servants' FrolicEthelburt and Gertrude
Love DreamsRosie O'Reilly, Casparoni, Mrs. Casparoni and Polly
Just Act NaturalJimmy Whitney and Buddie O'Reilly
When June Comes Along with a SongBob Morgan, Rosie O'Reilly, Jimmy Whitney and Company
ACT 2 Sung By
At Madame Regay'sBoys and Girls
On a HolidayJimmy Whitney, Kitty Jones, Boys and Girls
Let's You and I Just Say GoodbyeBob Morgan and Lillian Smith
A Ring to the Name of RosieRosie O'Reilly, Flower Girls, Boys and Girls
Keep A-Countin' EightBuddie O'Reilly, Cutie Magee, Boys and Girls
Two Girls from the ChorusTwo girls from the chorus
Nothing Like a Darned Good CryBob Morgan and Rosie O'Reilly
The Italian WhilwindCasparoni and Mrs. Casparoni
The Plot AgainJohnson and Company