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or Bunthorne's Bride

Theatre Masque , (6/25/1928 - circa. 7/1928)
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Opening Date:Jun 25, 1928   
Closing Date:Jul 1928 Total Performances:24

Category: Musical, Comedy, Operetta, Revival, Broadway
Description: An operetta in two acts
Setting: Exterior of Bunthorne Castle. A glade.

Production Staff
Produced by The Play-Arts Guild, Inc.
Libretto by W. S. Gilbert; Music by Sir Arthur Sullivan
Joseph Arnold Dragoon Guard
Nancy Arnold Lady Angela
Emma Baum Rapturous Maiden
Mary Bokee Patience
a dairy maid
Graye Boone Dragoon Guard
Margaret Brinkley Rapturous Maiden
Estelle Dennis An Ecstatic Dancing Maiden
Eleanor Etheridge Rapturous Maiden
Ellis Farber Dragoon Guard
Margaret Gilner Lady Celia
Gertrude M. Gossman Lady Jane
Betty Harriss Rapturous Maiden
John Head Dragoon Guard
Ralph Hoyt Dragoon Guard
Earl Jordan Mr. Bunthorne's Solicitor
Donald Kirkley Reginald Bunthorne
Wilma Lanyon Lady Saphir
Arthur Lawder Dragoon Guard
Edmund Leonard Archibald Grosvenor
William Lester Lieut. The Duke of Dunstable
Dorothy Miller Rapturous Maiden
Henry Miller Dragoon Guard
Stanley Mitten Dragoon Guard
Lillian Moore Rapturous Maiden
Carolyn Parker Rapturous Maiden
Lynn Perkins Dragoon Guard
William Randolph Dragoon Guard
Carroll Robinson Major Murgatroyd
Burt B. Royce Colonel Calverley
Gertrude Schanze Rapturous Maiden
Eunice Schramm Lady Ella
Norton Smith Dragoon Guard
Marjorie Springer Rapturous Maiden
Lonah Straw Rapturous Maiden
William Wambold Dragoon Guard
Beatrice Wilson Rapturous Maiden
Betty Woodall Rapturous Maiden
music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by W. S. Gilbert
ACT 1Sung By
Twenty Lovesick maidens We Chorus of Maidens
Love Feeds on Hope Lady Angela
Go, Breaking Heart Lady Ella
Still Brooding on their Mad Infatuation Patience (a dairy maid)
I Cannot Tell what this Love may be Patience (a dairy maid)
The Soldiers of our Queen Chorus of Dragoons
If You Want a Receipt for that Popular Mystery Colonel Calverley
In a Doleful Train Lady Angela, Lady Ella and Reginald Bunthorne
Now is this not Ridiculous? Chorus of Dragoons
Mystic Poet, hear our prayer Lady Angela
Though my book I Seem to Scan Reginald Bunthorne
Though so Excellently Wise Lady Saphir
Oh, Hollow! Hollow! Hollow! Reginald Bunthorne
When First I Put This Uniform On Colonel Calverley
Am I Alone? Reginald Bunthorne
If You're Anxious for to Shine Reginald Bunthorne
Long Years Ago Patience (a dairy maid) and Lady Angela
Prithee, Pretty Maiden, Willow, Willow, Waly Patience (a dairy maid) and Archibald Grosvenor
Let the Merry Cymbals Sound Chorus
Now Tell Us We Pray You Chorus of Dragoons
Your Maiden Hearts Lieut. The Duke of Dunstable
If There be a Pardon in your Heart Patience (a dairy maid)
True Love Must be Single-Hearted Patience (a dairy maid) and Reginald Bunthorne
I Hear the Soft Note of the Echoing Voice Lady Ella, Lady Saphir, Lady Angela, Lieut. The Duke of Dunstable, Major Murgatroyd and Colonel Calverley
ACT 2Sung By
Sad Is That Woman's Lot Lady Jane
Silvered Is the raven Hair Lady Jane
Turn, oh Turn in this Direction Chorus of Maidens
A Magnet Hung in a Hard-ware Shop Archibald Grosvenor
Love Is a Plaintive Song Patience (a dairy maid)
So Go to Him and Say to Him Lady Jane and Reginald Bunthorne
It's Clear that Medieval Art Lieut. The Duke of Dunstable, Major Murgatroyd and Colonel Calverley
If Saphir I Choose to Marry Lady Angela, Lady Saphir, Lieut. The Duke of Dunstable, Major Murgatroyd and Colonel Calverley
When I Go out of Doors Reginald Bunthorne and Archibald Grosvenor
I'm a Waterloo-House Young Man Archibald Grosvenor and Chorus of Maidens
After much Debate Internal Principals and Chorus