Theatre Information

Century Theatre (New York, NY)
235 W. 46th St., Basement

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Chu Chin Chow Production Information


October 22, 1917

# Performances:208
Theatres: Manhattan Opera House (New York, NY)
10/22/1917 - ?

Manhattan Opera House (New York, NY)
10/22/1917 - ?

Century Theatre (New York, NY)
1/14/1918 - 4/27/1918

Production Type:Original Production
Production Status:
Run Type:Open Run


Other Productions of Chu Chin Chow

1916   West End Original London Production
West End
1917   Broadway Broadway Production
1919   New York Unknown
New York
1980   Australia Australian Revival


Audio Recordings

1959  Studio Cast
1961  Studio Cast

Show Information

SHOW TYPE: Musical

Score Overview

The following is a list of songs in the show or that have been included in the show in various versions:

Main Program

Here Be Oysters
I Am Chu Chin Chow
Javanese Dance
Cleopatra's Nile
I'll Sing and Dance
a.k.a. Serenade
My Head, My Head
When a Pullet Is Plump
We Are the Robbers of the Woods
a.k.a. The Robber's March
I Love Thee So
All My Days Till End of Life
Hail the Grand Wazir
Jewel Ballet
The Scimitar
Anytime Is Kissing Time
a.k.a. Anytime's Kissing Time
The Cobbler's Song
We Bring Ye Fruits
Desert Prayer
How Dear Is Our Day
Olive Oil
Wedding Procession

Added after opening

Why Should I Repine?
I Long for the Sun
I Built a Fairy Palace in the Sky
My Desert Flower
At Siesta Time

Written for the 1919 UK tour

When a Man Is Middle-aged