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The Firefly   

Erlanger's Theatre , (11/30/1931 - 12/05/1931)
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Opening Date:Nov 30, 1931   
Closing Date:Dec 05, 1931 Total Performances:8

Category: Musical, Comedy, Opera, Revival, Broadway
Description: An opera in three acts
Setting: Recreation Pier, New York; Vandare Estate, Bermuda; Vandare Home, New York.

Production Staff
Produced by The Civic Light Opera Company
Book by Otto Harbach; Lyrics by Otto Harbach; Music by Rudolf Friml; Musical Director: Louis Kroll
Staged by Milton Aborn
Costume Design by Brooks
Art Direction by Charles Baatz
Amy Atkinson Sybil Vandare
Alexander Black Ensemble
Lauretta Brislin Ensemble
Robert Capron Jenkins
Anna Mae Colburn Geraldine Vandare
Doris Colman Ensemble
Roy Cropper Jack Travers
Muriel Day Ensemble
Dhoris Delehante Ensemble
Georgina Dieter Antonio Columbo
Mitzi Eder Ensemble
Lloyd Ericsson Ensemble
Elsie Frank Ensemble
Bella Girard Ensemble
Rudy Glaisek Ensemble
Paul Graham Ensemble
Lowell Handshaw Ensemble
Mary Hennessy Ensemble
Otis Holwerk Ensemble
Hudson James Ensemble
Maria Julian Ensemble
George Koenig Ensemble
Siegfried Langer Correlli
Deborah Ledger Ensemble
August Loring Ensemble
Ilse Marvenga Nina
Winifred McClary Ensemble
Leslie McCloud Pietro
Vera Muller Ensemble
Detmar Poppen Herr Franz
Gertrude Rittenhouse Ensemble
Olga Schumacher Ensemble
Ethel Sheridan Ensemble
Louis Templeman John Thurston
Theo Van Tassell Ensemble
Mrs. Herbert Waterous Mrs. Oglesby Vandare
Buck Williams Ensemble
Eulalie Young Suzette
music by Rudolf Friml; lyrics by Otto Harbach
ACT 1Sung By
A Trip to Bermuda Sybil Vandare, Suzette, Pietro and Chorus
He Says Yes, She Says No! Geraldine Vandare, Jack Travers and Chorus
Call Me Uncle John Thurston, Sybil Vandare and Chorus
Love Is Like a Firefly Nina
Something Suzette and Jenkins
Giannina (Mia) Nina
ACT 2Sung By
(In) Sapphire Seas Sybil Vandare and Ensemble
Tommy Atkins (On a Dress-Parade) (I Want to be a Jolly Soldier) Nina and Ensemble
Sympathy Geraldine Vandare and John Thurston
A Woman's Smile Jack Travers
De Trop Jenkins, Pietro, Suzette and Chorus
We're Going to Make a Man of You Nina, Herr Franz, Jack Travers, John Thurston and Jenkins
The Beautiful Ship from Toyland Herr Franz and Male Chorus
When a Maid Comes Knocking at Your Heart Nina, Jack Travers and Herr Franz
ACT 3Sung By
An American Beauty Rose John Thurston and Ensemble
The Latest Thing from Paris Pietro and Suzette
Kiss Me and 'Tis Day (The Dawn of Love) Nina