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The Chocolate Soldier   

 
Erlanger's Theatre, (9/21/1931 - 10/03/1931)
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Opening Date: Sep 21, 1931    
Closing Date: Oct 03, 1931 Total Performances: 16

Category: Musical, Operetta, Revival, Broadway
Description: An operetta in three acts
Setting: 1885, near the Dragoman Pass, Bulgaria



Production Staff
Produced by The Civic Light Opera Company
Based on the original German book and lyrics of Rudolph Bernauer and Leopold Jacobson; Based on the play "Arms and the Man" by George Bernard Shaw; Music by Oscar Straus; American Book by Hugh Stanislaus Stange; American Lyrics by Hugh Stanislaus Stange; Musical Director: Louis Kroll
Staged by Milton Aborn
Costume Design by Brooks
Art Direction by Charles Baatz
Cast
Ann CareyAurelia Popoff
Nadina's mother
Roy CropperMajor Alexius Spiridoff
member of the Bulgarian Army, betrothed to Nadina
Hal FordeCol. Kasimer Popoff
member of the Bulgarian Army
Vivian HartMascha
Aurelia's cousin
Detmar PoppenCaptain Massakroff
member of the Bulgarian Army
Charles PurcellLieutenant Bumerli
"The Chocolate Soldier"
Vivienne SegalNadina Popoff
Col. Popoff's daughter
Theo Van TassellPremiere Dancer
music by Oscar Straus; lyrics by Stanislaus Stange
ACT 1 Sung By
My HeroNadina Popoff (Col. Popoff's daughter)
SympathyNadina Popoff (Col. Popoff's daughter) and Lieutenant Bumerli ("The Chocolate Soldier")
Seek the SpyCaptain Massakroff (member of the Bulgarian Army), Nadina Popoff (Col. Popoff's daughter), Mascha (Aurelia's cousin), Aurelia Popoff (Nadina's mother), Lieutenant Bumerli ("The Chocolate Soldier") and Bulgarian Soldiers
ACT 2 Sung By
Thank the Lord the War Is OverEnsemble
Never Was There Such a LoverNadina Popoff (Col. Popoff's daughter) and Major Alexius Spiridoff (member of the Bulgarian Army, betrothed to Nadina)
The Chocolate SoldierNadina Popoff (Col. Popoff's daughter) and Lieutenant Bumerli ("The Chocolate Soldier")
Tale of the CoatNadina Popoff (Col. Popoff's daughter), Mascha (Aurelia's cousin), Aurelia Popoff (Nadina's mother), Lieutenant Bumerli ("The Chocolate Soldier"), Major Alexius Spiridoff (member of the Bulgarian Army, betrothed to Nadina) and Col. Kasimer Popoff (member of the Bulgarian Army)
That Would Be LovelyNadina Popoff (Col. Popoff's daughter) and Lieutenant Bumerli ("The Chocolate Soldier")
ACT 3 Sung By
SweetheartEnsemble
Falling in LoveMascha (Aurelia's cousin) and Major Alexius Spiridoff (member of the Bulgarian Army, betrothed to Nadina)
The Letter SongNadina Popoff (Col. Popoff's daughter)
The LetterNadina Popoff (Col. Popoff's daughter) and Lieutenant Bumerli ("The Chocolate Soldier")