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UTOPIA (LIMITED)
Original London Cast 1893

King Paramount the First, King of Utopia Mr. Rutland Barrington
Scapio, a Judge of the Utopian Supreme Court Mr. W.H. Denny
Phantis, a Judge of the Utopian Supreme Court Mr. John le Hay
Tarara, the Public Exploder Mr. Walter Passmore
Calynx, the Utopian Vice-Chamberlain Mr. Bowden Haswell
Imported Flowers of Progress
Lord Dramaleigh, a British Lord Chamberlain Mr. Scott Russell
Captain Fitzbattleaxe, First Life Guards Mr. Charles Kenningston
Captain Sir Edward Corcoran, K.C.B.,
of the Royal Navy
Mr. Lawrence Gridley
Mr. Goldbury,, A Company Promoter -
afterwards Comptroller of the Utopian Household
Mr. Scott Fishe
Sir Bailey Barre, Q.C., M.P. Mr. Enes Blackmore
Mr. Blushington, of the County Council Mr. Herbert Ralland
The Princess Zara, eldest Daughter of King Paramount Miss Nancy McIntosh
The Princess Nekaya, her younger sister Miss Emmie Owen
The Princess Kalyba, her younger sister Miss Florence Perry
The Lady Sophy, their English Gouvernante Miss Rosina Brandram
Salata, Utopian Maiden Miss Edith Johnston
Melene, Utopian Maiden Miss May Bell
Phylla, Utopian Maiden Miss Howell-Hersee

Original Costumes

W.H.Denny as Scaphio

Rutland Barrington as King Paramount

Emmie Owen and Florence Perry as the Princesses Nekaya and Kalyba

Charles Kenningham as Captain Fitzbattleaxe and Nancy McIntosh as Princess Zara

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