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Wonderland is described as "a Musical Extravaganza ". The book and lyrics are by Glen MacDonough and the music by Victor Herbert. It was produced at the Majestic Theatre, New York, on 24 October 1905.

Dramatis Personæ

DR. FAX   (a specialist on love and its cure, head of the Hospital for Broken Hearts) Sam Chip
PHYLLIS   (a Dresden shepherdess) Eva Davenport
GLADYS   (Dr. Fax's daughter) Aimee Angeles
HILDEGARDE FIGGERS   (a teacher at the Asylum for the Children of the Homeless Rich) Lotta Faust
PRINCE FORTUNIO Bessie Wynn
CAPT. MONTAGUE BLUE   (a professional hero, formerly crewman on the airship "Peek-a-boo") Charles Berry
JAMES   (another professional hero, formerly a stoker on board the airship "Peek-a-boo") George McKay
KING OF HEARTS   (disguised as Perrico, a gypsy musician) J. C. Marlowe
LEANDER Doris Mitchell
MARGOT   (the favorite daughter of the King of Hearts) Sue Kelleher
GERTRUDE Hilda Halvers
ROLLO   (Dr. Fax's horse) James Harris and Eugene Kelly
CHIEF OF GENDARMES William McDaniels
MARGARET
MARGUERITE
MEG
MARJORIE
MARGHERITA
MADGE
MAGGIE
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(Daughters of the King of Hearts) {
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Emily Fulton
Helen Hilton
Alice Ess
Lucille Eagen
Phoebe Loubet
Adele Gordon
Minnie Woodbury
ROMEO
ANTHONY
ORLANDO
LOTHARIO
PAOLO
GIOVANNI
BASSANNO
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(The Princes of the Enchanted Castle) {
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Marie Franklyn
Kathryne Howland
Georgia Barron
Louise Burpee
Sadie Emmons
Madge Burpee
Rose Fredericks
MONITORS May Leslie and Lillian Devere

MIDI Files

ACT I   -   Dr. Fax's Cottage in the King's Park,   The Painted Desert,
and The Square of the Houses that make Faces.

ACT II   -   The King's Park,   The Exterior and Interior of a Department Store,
and The Lake of the Enchanted Castle.

ACT III   -   Ballroom of the Enchanted Castle.

MIDI Files copyright © 2008 Colin Johnson   All Rights Reserved


External Link
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