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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 Duncan Topsy
Vivian Duncan Eva St. Clare
Alice Averill Old-Fashioned Girl
Billie Bart Pickaninny
Shirley Beauford Old-Fashioned Girl
Antoinette Boots Bessie
Old-Fashioned Girl
Floyd Carder Plantation Quartette
Helen Case Mrs. Shelby
Roy Collins Plantation Quartette
Ashley Cooper Erasmus Marks
Hazel Cushman Old-Fashioned Girl
Wilbur Cushman Austustine St. Clare
Nydia D'Arnell Mariette
Kitty Dolan Pickaninny
Myrtle Ferguson Ophelia St. Clare
Harry Furney Plantation Quartette
Ernay Goodleigh Old-Fashioned Girl
Davis Goodman Gee Gee
Robert Halliday George Shelby
Dixie Harkins Old-Fashioned Girl
Ross Himes Rastus
Harriet Hoctor Henrique
Danseuse Premiere
Violet Little Pickaninny
Renee Lowrie Helen
Old-Fashioned Girl
Florence Martin Eliza
Edith Maybaun Jane
Old-Fashioned Girl
Toresa McSpirit Pickaninny
Glory Minehart Harry
Patricia Pattisson Old-Fashioned Girl
Jessie Pollard Old-Fashioned Girl
Lorraine Ray Old-Fashioned Girl
Basil Ruysdael Uncle Tom
Phillip Ryder Plantation Quartette
Minnie Shaw Pickaninny
Lea Swan Ann
Old-Fashioned Girl
Ethel Swettenham Pickaninny
Rosie Swettenham Pickaninny
Elsie Thompson Pickaninny
Rosa Thompson Pickaninny
Aimee Torriani Chloe
Natasha Verova Old-Fashioned Girl
Frank K. Wallace Simon Legree
Hettie Ward Pickaninny
ACT 1Sung By
Give Me Your Heart and Give Me Your Hand Mariette and George Shelby
Um-Um-Da-Da Topsy, Eva St. Clare, Girls and Pickaninnies
Moon Am Shinin Uncle Tom, Chloe and Pickaninnies
Remembr-wring (Rememb'ring) Mariette, George Shelby and Mrs. Shelby
ACT 2Sung By
The Land of Long Ago Mariette and Girls
Do-Re-Mi (The Music Lesson) Topsy, Eva St. Clare and Ophelia St. Clare
In the Autumn George Shelby, Girls and Pickaninnies
Give Me Your Heart and Give Me Your Hand (Reprise)Mariette
Uncle Tom Cabin Blues Uncle Tom, Topsy and Eva St. Clare
Remembr-wring (Rememb'ring) (Reprise)Topsy and Eva St. Clare
ACT 3Sung By
Cotton Time Plantation Quartette
Mariette Southern Belles, Beaux and Pickaninnies
Kiss Me Mariette, 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