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See See is a new Chinese comic opera in two acts (an adaptation of La Troisiéme Lune by Fred Grésac and Paul Ferrier) with book by Charles H. E. Brookfield, lyrics by Adrian Ross and Percy Greenbank and music by Sidney Jones with additional numbers by Frank E. Tours. It was produced at the Prince of Wales Theatre, London, on 20 June 1906.

Dramatis Personæ

YEN   (Son of Cheoo) Mr. Maurice Farkoa
CHEOO   (A Retired Merchant) Mr. W. H. Berry
HOANG   (A Retired Merchant) Mr. Fred Emney
A CHAUFFEUR Mr. Ralph Roberts
HI-TEE
SING-SONG
TIE-PIN
SO-LONG
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(Mandarins) {
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Mr. Fred J. Blackman
Mr. Francis Rayne
Mr. H. E. Pearce
Mr. P. H. Bracy
HANG-KEE   (in Love with Lee) Mr. Huntley Wright
LEE   (Hoang's Daughter) Miss Adrienne Augarde
POO-SEE
MIAO-YAO
SHOO-SHOO
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(Cheoo's Wives) {
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Miss Lena Maitland
Miss Sybil Grey
Miss Lilian Hewitson
MRS. HOANG Miss Kitty Hanson
MAI-YAI   (Fortune Teller) Miss Amy Augarde
HUMMING BIRD   (See-See's Female Attendant) Miss Lily Elsie
SO-HIE   (See-See's Boy Attendant) Miss Gabrielle Ray
SILKY-LIPS
SEA OF JADE
SLY SMILE
FORBIDDEN FRUIT
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(Pearls beyond Price) {
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Miss Shelly Calton
Miss Doris Dean
Miss Dora Langham
Miss Mabel Russell
SEE-SEE   (The Beauty of Pekin) Miss Denise Orme

Musical Numbers

ACT I -   Lotus Room in Summer Palace of "Pearls-beyond-Price."

ACT II -   Cheoo's Garden.


External Link
Vocal Score at the UR Research

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