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PRETTY PEGGY A musical play (a sporting revue) in 11 scenes (later thirteen) by Arthur Rose and Charles Austin. Lyrics by Douglas Furber. Music by A. Emmett Adams. Additional numbers by Arthur Rose and Fred Malcolm. Kilburn Empire, London - 25 August, 1919 and toured to 22 November, 1919. Prince's Theatre, London 3rd February - 12th June, 1920. (168 perfs) SYNOPSIS Possibly better described as a revuesical, the plot consisted of everyone in fancy dress, the hero disguised as a comic and the comic disguised as a hero. One, or both of them also became a third person and the whole mixed up with the plot of villain of the piece planning to marry the hero's lady friend. Into the mix was added the doping of his racehorse the failure of which would ruin the hero, and everyone else CAST Parker Gerald Grey Stephen Stuart Reggie Trevalyan William Bull Jim Blunt Tipster Waiter Valet Policeman Lady Flapper Lady Babby Peggy Flunkey Race-card Boy