Have a Heart

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Have a Heart  (1917) 
by Guy Bolton, Jerome Kern and P. G. Wodehouse

Have a Heart cover 1917.jpg

Henry W. Savage Offers

The New Musical Comedy


HAVE A HEART


Book and Lyrics by

GUY BOLTON and P. G. WODEHOUSE




Music by

JEROME KERN


Staged by
Edward Royce

vocal score

two dollars

NEW YORK
Published by T.B. Harms & Francis, Day & Hunter
62 West 45th Street.
Copyright MCMXVII by T. B.Harms & Francis, Day & Hunter,
All Rights Reserved.  International Copyright Secured.
Performing rights exclusive property of H.W. Savage.

CHARACTERS

(In the order of their appearance)

HENRY, the elevator boy at Schoonmaker's Billy B. Van
TED SHELDON Donald Macdonald
LIZZIE O'BRIEN Marie Hollywell
DETECTIVE BAKER, of the Blueport Police Eugene Keith
RUTHERFORD SCHOONMAKER, proprietor of the Schoonmaker Department Store Thurston Hall
CAPTAIN CHARLES OWEN Roy Gordon
PEGGY SCHOONMAKER Margaret Romaine
MRS. PYNE, Peggy's aunt Flavia Arcaro
MATTHEW PYNE James Bradbury
DOLLY BRABAZON Louise Dresser
YUSSUF, the entertainer Joseph del Puente
MAITRE D'HOTEL Eugene Revere

Shoppers   Misses Rosalie Mellette, Helyn Eby, Charmion Furlong, Dazie Burton, Anne
 Sands, Grace Du Bois, Annette Besuden, Margaret Fritts.

Salesgirls – Misses Doris Predo, Martha Parsons, Alice Maurice, Mabel Guilford, Marie
 Hollywell, Helen Lane, Belle Bowman, Helen Donohue.

Men – Messrs. William Deacon, Will Smith, Paul Mountaney, Bert Pullaney, Roy Wells,
 Will Cobb, Earl Jordon, Walter Burke, Jules Rigoni, Arthur Eley.





SYNOPSIS OF SCENES

ACT I.
Lingerie Room at Schoonmakers.

ACT II.
SCENE 1 – Lounge of the Ocean View Hotel. Night.
Curtain will remain down half a minute to denote lapse of time.

SCENE 2 – The Same. Next morning.
Place – Blueport, R.I. Time – The Present.

Musical Numbers

Conductor, Gustave Salzer

 Page

Overture 2

ACT I.

1 Entrance —"Shop" Salesgirls 12
2 Duet — "I'm So Busy" Lizzie and Ted 16
3 Musical Scene —"Have a Heart" Ruddy 20
4 Song —"Look in His Eyes" Peggy and Ensemble 25
5 Duo —"I Am All Alone" Ruddy and Peggy 32
6 Song —"I'm Here, Little Girls, I'm Here" Ted and Girls 35
7 Dance Duet —"Bright Lights" Dolly and Henry 40
8 Musical Scene —"The Road That Lies Before" Ruddy and Peggy 44
9 Finale Ensemble 51

ACT II.

1 (a) — Opening Chorus Guests 64
(b) —"Samarkand" Yussuf and Ensemble
2 Song — "Honeymoon Inn" Peggy and Ensemble 76
3 Song —"It's a Sure, Sure Sign" Dolly 80
4 Duet —"My Wife My Man" Peggy and Ruddy 84
5 Duo —"You Said Something" Ted, Lizzie and Ensemble 88
6 Song —"Daisy" Peggy 91
7 "Reminiscences" Orchestra 94
8 Song —"Napoleon" Henry, Flunkeys and Girls 95


This work is in the public domain in the United States because it was published before January 1, 1923.

The author died in 1979, so this work is also in the public domain in countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 30 years or less. This work may also be in the public domain in countries and areas with longer native copyright terms that apply the rule of the shorter term to foreign works.