Victor Roger

French composer: 1846 - 1904; collaborated on many of the operettas of Gaston Serpette

Stage Works

  1. Joséphine vendue par ses soeurs (Josephine, Sold By Her Sisters); Operetta; 3 acts; Libretto by Paul Ferrier and Fabrice Carré; Théâtre des Bouffes-Parisiens, Paris - 10 March, 1886: as Our Diva; adaptation by C.M. Rae; Opera Comique, London - 28 October 1886; American adaptation by William von Sachs; Wallack's Theatre, New York - 30 August 1886 (42 perfs)

  2. Les 28 jours de Clairette; operetta; 4 acts; Libretto by Hippolyte Raymond and Antony Mars; Théâtre des Folies-Dramatiques, Paris - 3 May, 1892: as Trooper Clairette; English adaptation by Charles Fawcett; Opera Comique, London - 22 December, 1892; American version as The Little Trooper; 3 acts; adapted by Clay M. Greene; Casino Theattre 30 August 1894 (68 perfs)

  3. L'Auberge du Tohu-Bohu; vaudeville- operetta; 3 acts; libretto by Maurice Ordonneau: American version as Hotel Topsy Turvy; adapted by Arthur Sturgess and Edgar Smith; additional music by Lionel Monckton; Herald Square Theatre, New York - 3 October, 1898 (102 perfs)