The Beauty of Bath
The original text
Based loosely on the play David Garrick, the book was written by Hicks and Hamilton, with lyrics by Charles H. Taylor (1859–1907), music by Herbert Edgar Haines (1880-1923), and additional songs provided by Jerome Kern (1885–1945: lyrics and music), Frank Clifford Harris (1875–1949: lyrics) and P.G. Wodehouse (1881–1975: lyrics).
The piece was first produced by Charles Frohman at the Aldwych Theatre, opening on 19 March 1906, and then moving to the newly built Hicks Theatre on 26 December 1906.
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