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Kid Boots   
A Musical Comedy of Palm Beach and Golf

Earl Carroll Theatre, (12/31/1923 - 8/31/1924)
Selwyn Theatre, (9/01/1924 - circa. 2/21/1925)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date: Dec 31, 1923    
Closing Date: Feb 21, 1925 Total Performances: 489

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical in two acts
Setting: The Everglades Club, Palm Beach, Florida.

Production Staff
Produced by Florenz Ziegfeld, Jr.
Music by Harry Tierney; Book by William Anthony McGuire and Otto Harbach; Lyrics by Joseph McCarthy; Musical Director: Louis Gress; Music orchestrated by Frank E. Barry
Staged by Edward Royce
Scenic Design by Frank E. Gates, Edward Morange and Herman Rossi; Costume Design by Evelyn McHorter, Henri Bendel, Inc., Alice O'Neil and Mme. Francis
General Manager: Samuel F. Kingston; Company Manager: Victor Kiraly
Stage Manager: Richard Dolliver
General Press Representative: William A. Page
Eddie CantorKid Boots
caddie master
Mary EatonPolly Pendleton
Herbert Pendleton's daughter
Jack AndrewsSecond Golfer
Gentleman of the Ensemble
Dove AtkinsonLady of the Ensemble
Robert BarratRandolph Valentine
champion of Hudson River Golf Club
Beth BeriBeth
William BlettSecond Caddie
Eugenie BrewLady of the Ensemble
Violet BrownLady of the Ensemble
Marie CallahanJane Martin
in charge of ladies' lockers
Eleanor DellLady of the Ensemble
Doris DixonLady of the Ensemble
Harland DixonMenlo Manville
social observer
Elizabeth DougherLady of the Ensemble
Juanita EricksonLady of the Ensemble
Rass EricksonGentleman of the Ensemble
Paul EvertonHerbert Pendleton
Peter Pillsbury's foxy rival in business
Harry FenderTom Sterling
semi-pro of Everglades Golf Club
Joan GardnerMiss Putter
Mareta GeorgeLady of the Ensemble
Pearl GermondMiss Hazard
Society Bud
Thomas GreenGentleman of the Ensemble
Betty GreyMiss Foursome
Society Bud
Eunice HallMiss Green
Society Bud
Carlos HatvaryGentleman of the Ensemble
Jobyna HowlandDr. Josephine Fitch
the hostess
Sonia IvanoffMiss Mashie
Society Bud
Gladys KeckLady of the Ensemble
Lloyd KeyesFifth Caddie
Lily KimariLady of the Ensemble
Sylvia KingsleyMiss Fairway
Society Bud
Edna LockeLady of the Ensemble
Jessie MadisonLady of the Ensemble
William MaguireGentleman of the Ensemble
Alma MamayLady of the Ensemble
Muriel MannersMiss Pinn
Society Bud
Morton McConnachieFirst Golfer
Gentleman of the Ensemble
Frances McHughLady of the Ensemble
Madelyn MorriseyMiss Brassey
Society Bud
Victor MunroeGentleman of the Ensemble
Dennis MurrayGentleman of the Ensemble
Polly O'ClaireLady of the Ensemble
George OlsenVictor Munroe
Federal Officer
John PattersonGentleman of the Ensemble
Jessie PayneLady of the Ensemble
Elva PomfretLady of the Ensemble
Violet RegalLady of the Ensemble
Waldo RobertsFourth Caddie
John RutherfordHarold Regan
champion of Everglades Golf Club
Evelyn SayersLady of the Ensemble
Harry ShortPeter Pillsbury
a stern, grouchy manufacturer of sporting goods
Carolyn SmithLady of the Ensemble
Robert SpencerGentleman of the Ensemble
Diana StegmanMiss Driver
Society Bud
Katharine StuartMiss Cleak
Society Bud
Ayres TavittGentleman of the Ensemble
Mrs. TaylorMiss Stymie
Carola TaylorLady of the Ensemble
Ethelind TerryCarmen Mendoza
Blossom VreelandLady of the Ensemble
Dick WareFirst Caddie
Florence WareLady of the Ensemble
Rella WinnLady of the Ensemble
Velma ZieglerMiss Stroke
Society Bud
Frank ZoltThird Caddie
Gentleman of the Ensemble

ACT 1 Sung By
A Day at the ClubEnsemble
Social ObserverMenlo Manville (social observer) and Ensemble
If Your Heart's in the GamePolly Pendleton (Herbert Pendleton's daughter) and Tom Sterling (semi-pro of Everglades Golf Club)
Keep our Eye on the BailKid Boots (caddie master) and Caddies
The Same Old WayCarmen Mendoza and Tom Sterling (semi-pro of Everglades Golf Club)
Someone Loves You After AllKid Boots (caddie master), Polly Pendleton (Herbert Pendleton's daughter) and Ensemble
The Intruder DanceJane Martin (in charge of ladies' lockers) and Menlo Manville (social observer)
Got to Have MoreHorton Spurr and Caddies
Polly Put the Kettle OnTom Sterling (semi-pro of Everglades Golf Club) and Ensemble
Let's Do and Say We Didn'tKid Boots (caddie master) and Jane Martin (in charge of ladies' lockers)
In the SwimBeth, Carmen Mendoza and Ensemble
The Old Lake TrailPolly Pendleton (Herbert Pendleton's daughter) and Gentlemen
On With the GameAll Members of the Club
ACT 2 Sung By
Mah JongLadies of the Ensemble
Bet on the One You FancyLadies and Gentlemen
I'm in My GloryMenlo Manville (social observer) and Beth
A Play-Fair ManPolly Pendleton (Herbert Pendleton's daughter), Carmen Mendoza, Tom Sterling (semi-pro of Everglades Golf Club) and Harold Regan (champion of Everglades Golf Club)
Win for MeKid Boots (caddie master), Polly Pendleton (Herbert Pendleton's daughter), Carmen Mendoza and Ensemble
The Cake-Eaters' BallMenlo Manville (social observer) and Jane Martin (in charge of ladies' lockers)
Down 'Round the 19th HoleKid Boots (caddie master), Dr. Josephine Fitch (the hostess), Peter Pillsbury (a stern, grouchy manufacturer of sporting goods), Herbert Pendleton (Peter Pillsbury's foxy rival in business) and Caddies
When the Cocoanuts CallCarmen Mendoza
En RouteGeorge Olsen and his Orchestra
When the Cocoanuts CallBeth and Ensemble
In the RoughKid Boots (caddie master)
That's All There IsCompany