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The Witch's Curse

Cosmopolitan Theatre , (5/20/1927 - 6/04/1927)
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Opening Date:May 20, 1927   
Closing Date:Jun 04, 1927 Total Performances:19

Category: Musical, Operetta, Revival, Broadway
Description: An operetta in two acts
Setting: The fishing village of Rederring, in Cornwall. Picture gallery in Ruddigore Castle. Early in the 19th century.

Production Staff
Produced by Lawrence J. Anhalt
Libretto by W. S. Gilbert; Music by Sir Arthur Sullivan
Directed by Charles Jones; Production Supervised by Lawrence J. Anhalt
Scenic Design by Rollo Wayne
Choral Director: Harry Gilbert; Conducted by Max Hirschfeld
Robert Bennett Chorus
Madeline Biltmore Chorus
Donald Black Ghost of Sir Gilbert Murgatroyd
Walter Brennon Chorus
Cassandra Brown Chorus
Juliet Buell Ruth
Andrew Burjoyne Chorus
Lee Burroughs Chorus
Craig Campbell Richard Dauntless
Violet Carlson Rose Maybud
Vestol Christenberry Chorus
Alexander Clark Robin Oakapple
Beatrice Clark Chorus
Sally Coakley Chorus
William Danforth Sir Despard Murgatroyd
Jack Edmunds Chorus
Sarah M. Edwards Mad Margaret
Mary Felder Chorus
Carolyn Ferree Chorus
George Ganon Chorus
Margaret Grove Chorus
Noel Harlan Ghost of Sir Desmond Murgatroyd
Edward Hoffman Chorus
Rose Host Chorus
Harvey Howard Old Adam Goodheart
Alice Huntington Chorus
John Jendrick Chorus
Dorothy Johnson Chorus
Patricia Johnson Chorus
Basil Kirk Chorus
Sue Lake Chorus
Helen Lehman Chorus
Alan Moray Chorus
Leona Mourton Chorus
Dorothy Pilzer Dame Hannah
Ruth Ramsey Zorah
Henry Riebeselle Ghost of Sir Lionel Murgatroyd
Herbert Rothwell Chorus
Vernon Rudolph Chorus
John Russell Ghost of Sir Joseph Murgatroyd
Paul Shorran Ghost of Sir Mervyn Murgatroyd
Hugh Sorenson Ghost of Sir Conrad Murgatroyd
Eva Syfert Chorus
Peggy Thomas Chorus
Herbert Waterous Ghost of Sir Roderic Murgatroyd
Robert Willard Ghost of Sir Rupert Murgatroyd
Hilda Withers Chorus
ACT 1Sung By
Fair is Rose as bright May day Zorah and Chorus of Bridesmaids
Sir Rupert Murgatroyd His leisure and his riches Dame Hannah and Chorus
If somebody there chanced to be Rose Maybud
I know a youth who loves a little maid Rose Maybud and Robin Oakapple
From the briny seas comes young Richard Chorus of Bridesmaids
I shipped, d'ye see, in a revenue sloop Richard Dauntless
My boy, you may take it from me Robin Oakapple
The battle's roar is over, O my love! Rose Maybud and Richard Dauntless
If well his suit is sped Chorus of Bridesmaids
In sailing o'er life's ocean wide Rose Maybud, Richard Dauntless and Robin Oakapple
Cheerily carols the lark Over the cot Mad Margaret
Welcome gentry Chorus
O why am I moody and sad Sir Despard Murgatroyd
You understand? I think I do Richard Dauntless and Sir Despard Murgatroyd
Hail the bride of seventeen summers
ACT 2Sung By
I once was as meek as a newborn lamb Robin Oakapple and Old Adam Goodheart
Happily coupled are we, you see Rose Maybud and Richard Dauntless
In bygone days I had thy love Rose Maybud and Chorus of Bridesmaids
Painted emblems of a race Robin Oakapple, Ghost of Sir Roderic Murgatroyd and Chorus
When the night wind howls in the chimney cowls Ghost of Sir Roderic Murgatroyd and Chorus
He yields! He yields! Chorus
Away, remorse! Compunction, hence! Robin Oakapple
I once was a very abandon'd person Mad Margaret and Sir Despard Murgatroyd
My eyes are fully open to my awful situation Mad Margaret, Robin Oakapple and Sir Despard Murgatroyd
There grew a little flower 'neath a great oak tree Dame Hannah and Ghost of Sir Roderic Murgatroyd
When a man has been a naughty Baronet