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Topsy and Eva   

Sam H. Harris Theatre, (12/23/1924 - 5/09/1925)
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Opening Date: Dec 23, 1924    
Closing Date: May 09, 1925 Total Performances: 159

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical in three acts
Setting: Kentucky and New Orleans in the 1850s

Production Staff
Produced by Thomas Wilkes
Music by The Duncan Sisters; Book by Catherine Chisholm Cushing; Lyrics by The Duncan Sisters; Based on the novel "Uncle Tom's Cabin" by Harriet Beecher Stowe; Musical Director: Jerome Stewardson
Staged by Oscar Eagle; Musical Staging by Jack Holland
Scenic Design by Dickson Morgan; Costume Design by Madame Keeler
Rosetta DuncanTopsy
Vivian DuncanEva St. Clare
Alice AverillOld-Fashioned Girl
Billie BartPickaninny
Shirley BeaufordOld-Fashioned Girl
Antoinette BootsBessie
Old-Fashioned Girl
Floyd CarderPlantation Quartette
Helen CaseMrs. Shelby
Roy CollinsPlantation Quartette
Ashley CooperErasmus Marks
Hazel CushmanOld-Fashioned Girl
Wilbur CushmanAustustine St. Clare
Nydia D'ArnellMariette
Kitty DolanPickaninny
Myrtle FergusonOphelia St. Clare
Harry FurneyPlantation Quartette
Ernay GoodleighOld-Fashioned Girl
Davis GoodmanGee Gee
Robert HallidayGeorge Shelby
Dixie HarkinsOld-Fashioned Girl
Ross HimesRastus
Harriet HoctorHenrique
Danseuse Premiere
Violet LittlePickaninny
Renee LowrieHelen
Old-Fashioned Girl
Florence MartinEliza
Edith MaybaunJane
Old-Fashioned Girl
Toresa McSpiritPickaninny
Glory MinehartHarry
Patricia PattissonOld-Fashioned Girl
Jessie PollardOld-Fashioned Girl
Lorraine RayOld-Fashioned Girl
Basil RuysdaelUncle Tom
Phillip RyderPlantation Quartette
Minnie ShawPickaninny
Lea SwanAnn
Old-Fashioned Girl
Ethel SwettenhamPickaninny
Rosie SwettenhamPickaninny
Elsie ThompsonPickaninny
Rosa ThompsonPickaninny
Aimee TorrianiChloe
Natasha VerovaOld-Fashioned Girl
Frank K. WallaceSimon Legree
Hettie WardPickaninny
ACT 1 Sung By
Give Me Your Heart and Give Me Your HandMariette and George Shelby
Um-Um-Da-DaTopsy, Eva St. Clare, Girls and Pickaninnies
Moon Am ShininUncle Tom, Chloe and Pickaninnies
Remembr-wring (Rememb'ring)Mariette, George Shelby and Mrs. Shelby
ACT 2 Sung By
The Land of Long AgoMariette and Girls
Do-Re-Mi (The Music Lesson)Topsy, Eva St. Clare and Ophelia St. Clare
In the AutumnGeorge Shelby, Girls and Pickaninnies
Give Me Your Heart and Give Me Your Hand (Reprise) Mariette
Uncle Tom Cabin BluesUncle Tom, Topsy and Eva St. Clare
Remembr-wring (Rememb'ring) (Reprise) Topsy and Eva St. Clare
ACT 3 Sung By
Cotton TimePlantation Quartette
MarietteSouthern Belles, Beaux and Pickaninnies
Kiss MeMariette, George Shelby and Girls
Moon Am Shinin (Reprise) Uncle Tom
Kiss Me (Reprise) Gee Gee, Rastus and Pickaninnies
I Never Had a Mammy (Topsy's Prayer)Topsy and Eva St. Clare