Welcome to Diamond Lil

 


The stage play “Diamond Lil, Queen of the Bowery” is set in the Bowery during the 1890s. Diamond-loving Lil, a flashy tough-talking chanteuse starring at Gus Jordan’s dance hall, becomes fixated on Captain Cummings who seems to be heading a rescue mission. Lil falls in love with the handsome missionary, unaware that he is an undercover detective who is about to arrest her and her lover Gus Jordan, ending the criminal enterprise that has bejeweled her and brought her to prominence.
Running time is 95 minutes and the play uses a cast of eight.