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The Gondoliers   
The King of Barataria

 
This production played in repertory with The Mikado, The Pirates of Penzance, Trial by Jury
 
44th Street Theatre , (9/30/1940 - 10/19/1940)
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Opening Date:Sep 30, 1940   
Closing Date:Oct 19, 1940 Total Performances:7

Category: Musical, Operetta, Revival, Broadway
Description: An operetta in two acts
Setting: Venice. Pavilion in the Palace of Barataria.


Production Staff
Produced by Lyric Opera Co., Joseph S. Daltry and Herman Levin
Written by W. S. Gilbert; Music by Sir Arthur Sullivan; Musical Director: Joseph S. Daltry
Directed by Charles Alan; Choreographed by Felicia Sorel
Scenic Design by Samuel Leve
Cast
Sibyl Baubre Chorus
Reta Baum Chorus
Lillian C. Bennett Chorus
Carlton Bentley Chorus
Miriam Bentley Gianetta
Jeanette Bittner Chorus
Jane Bivins Chorus
Ernest Brown Chorus
William Calvin Chorus
Agnes Cassidy Chorus
James Chartrand Chorus
Anne Dawson Vittoria
Robert De Lany Chorus
Marilois Ditto Chorus
Thomas Donahue Chorus
Ernest Eames Giorgio
Robert Eckles Annibale
Marie Fox Chorus
William Geery Giuseppe Palmieri
Dean Gehring Chorus
Anna Handzlik Inez
Clifford Jackson Chorus
Catherine Judah The Duchess of Plaza-Toro
Frank Kierman The Duke of Plaza-Toro
Kathleen Killcoyne Tessa
Marjorie King Casilda
Michael Kozak Chorus
Charles Latterner Chorus
Kathryn Lewis Chorus
Frederick Loadwick Francesco
Dana Maddocks Chorus
Glenn Martyn Chorus
Regina McMahon Chorus
Ellen Merrill Chorus
Mary Margaret Merrill Chorus
Sidney Morton Chorus
Dorothea Mueller Chorus
James Pease Antonio
Rupert Pole Chorus
Phyllis Rand Chorus
Paul Reed Don Alhambra Del Bolero
Mary Roche Chorus
Avonelle Schaffer Chorus
Allen Stewart Marco Palmieri
Leonard Stocker Chorus
Frank Stone Chorus
Mary Ten Eyck Chorus
Evans Thornton Chorus
Walter Tibbetts Luiz
Janet Webb Fiametta
Gabrielle Winship Chorus
Carol Wolfe Giulia
music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by W. S. Gilbert
ACT 1Sung By
List and Learn Francesco, Gondoliers, Marco Palmieri and Giuseppe Palmieri
From the sunny Spanish shore The Duke of Plaza-Toro, The Duchess of Plaza-Toro, Casilda and Luiz
In enterprise of martial kind The Duke of Plaza-Toro
O rapture, when alone together Casilda and Luiz
There was a Time Casilda and Luiz
I stole the Prince Don Alhambra Del Bolero, Casilda, The Duke of Plaza-Toro, The Duchess of Plaza-Toro and Luiz
But, bless my heart Casilda and Don Alhambra Del Bolero
Try we life long The Duke of Plaza-Toro, The Duchess of Plaza-Toro, Casilda, Luiz and Don Alhambra Del Bolero
Bridegroom and bride Ensemble
When a merry maiden marries Tessa
Kind sir, you cannot have the heart Gianetta
Then one of us Marco Palmieri, Giuseppe Palmieri, Gianetta and Tessa
ACT 2Sung By
Of happiness the very pith Chorus of Men, Marco Palmieri and Giuseppe Palmieri
Rising early in the morning Giuseppe Palmieri and Ensemble
Take a pair of sparkling eyes Marco Palmieri
Here we are at the risk Gianetta, Tessa, Fiametta and Vittoria
Dance a Cachucha
There lived a king, as I've been told Don Alhambra Del Bolero, Marco Palmieri and Giuseppe Palmieri
In a contemplative fashion Marco Palmieri, Giuseppe Palmieri, Gianetta and Tessa
With ducal pomp Ensemble, The Duke of Plaza-Toro and The Duchess of Plaza-Toro
On the day I was wedded The Duchess of Plaza-Toro
To help unhappy commoners/Small Titles and Orders The Duke of Plaza-Toro and The Duchess of Plaza-Toro
I am a courtier grave and serious The Duke of Plaza-Toro, The Duchess of Plaza-Toro, Casilda, Marco Palmieri and Giuseppe Palmieri
Here is a case unprecedented
Now let the royal lieges Marco Palmieri, Giuseppe Palmieri, Casilda, Gianetta, Tessa and Ensemble