The play "began with a chorus dancing the Big Apple. From then on, taking all the female parts themselves, the boys interrupted the tragic drama at every possible point to dance the can-can or the Lambeth Walk, or croon the newest song hits."
The all-male cast (aged between 9 and 17) raised money for local charities.
As was typical in a Life story, there were a lot of photos including the following.
Boy Scout "Romeo" embraces and kisses Boy Scout "Juliet."
High-kicking Boy Scout can-can dancers flaunt their petticoats to the delight of the audience.