Die Dollarprinzessin

Die Dollarprinzessin is an operetta by Leo Fall. The German libretto was by Alfred Maria Willner and Fritz Grünbaum.

Die Dollarprinzessin
Operetta by Leo Fall
Cover of the vocal score
2 November 1907 (1907-11-02)

Performance history

It was first performed at the Theater an der Wien in Vienna on 2 November 1907, conducted by the composer and starring Mizzi Günther as Alice. An English adaptation, called The Dollar Princess opened in London at Daly's Theatre on 25 September 1909 and ran for 428 performances.

Extant score

A piano score with German lyrics (but no vocal parts) is kept in Special Collections at the University of Leeds. It was digitised as part of a research project in 2018.[1] A complete vocal score may be downloaded from IMSLP, here.


Role Voice type Premiere cast, 2 November 1907
(Conductor: Leo Fall)[2]
Alice soprano Mizzi Günther
Fredy Wehrburg tenor Louis Treumann
Hans Freiherr von Schlick bass Karl Meister
Daisy soprano Louise Kartousch
John Couder
Olga Labinska
Von Richthofen


  1. Scott, Derek B. (2019). "GOLNY archive – Die Dollarprinzessin – Operette in 3 Akten". A. M. Willner, Fritz Grünbaum, Leo Fall. doi:10.5518/497. Cite journal requires |journal= (help)
  2. Casaglia, Gherardo (2005)."Die Dollarprinzessin, 2 November 1907". L'Almanacco di Gherardo Casaglia (in Italian).


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