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Katja die Tänzerin is an operetta in 3 acts with book and lyrics by Leopold Jacobson and Rudolph Österreicher produced in Vienna in 1922 and then as Katja the Dancer, with book by Harry Graham and Frederick Lonsdale at the Gaiety Theatre, London 21 February, 1925. The music is by Jean Gilbert, whose real name was Max Winterfeld.

Dramatis Personæ

PRINCE CARL OF KORUJA Gregory Stroud
COUNT ORPITCH Bobbie Comber
PATRICIA   (his Daughter) Ivy Tresmand
MAUD   (Patricia's Friend) Rene Mallory
LEANDER BILLOROFF   (the Count's Private Secretary) Gene Gerrard
KATJA KARINA   (a Dancer) Lilian Davies
IVO   (her Partner) Dennis Hoey
BOSCART   (Chief of Police) Vincent Dawson
SIMON   (the Prince's Servant) Leonard Russell
DETECTIVE Jack Livesey
POLICE INSPECTOR Roger Head
ANDRE   (Chief of Ivo's gang) Norman Leyland

MIDI Files

Katja Postcard

ACT I   -   Reception Room in Count Orpitch's Palace.

ACT II   -   Room in Prince Carl's Villa.

ACT III   -   Another room in the Prince's Villa.


External Links
Katja die Tänzerin at the Guide to Musical Theatre
Vocal Score at GOLNY, Leeds University

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