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Empire Theatre, (10/16/1933 - 1/20/1934)
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Opening Date: Oct 16, 1933    
Closing Date: Jan 20, 1934 Total Performances: 116

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical in two acts
Setting: The entire action of the play takes place in a Square in Paris.



The School for Husbands

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway

Production Staff
Produced by The Theatre Guild
Music by Edmond W. Rickett; Book by Arthur Guiterman and Lawrence Langner; Based on the play "L'École des maris" by Molière; Music arranged by Edmond W. Rickett; Lyrics by Arthur Guiterman; Musical Director: Edmond W. Rickett
Directed by Lawrence Langner
Scenic Design by Lee Simonson; Costume Design by Lee Simonson
Stage Manager: Joan Hathaway; Assistant Stage Mgr: Eleanor Eckstein
Conducted by Edmond W. Rickett
Cast
Michael BartlettValere
Marcus BlechmanBear
Kenneth BostockLink Boy
Joan CarrLeonor
Stuart CaseyAriste
John Cherry3rd Lackey
Stanley HarrisonMagistrate
Doris HumphreyStreet Dancer
Columbine
James JolleyErgaste
Janice Joyce1st Girl
Flora Le BretonLisette
George MacreadyLysander
1st Bravo
Lewis MartinSylvester
2nd Bravo
Virginia Marvin4th Girl
William Miley2nd Lackey
Osgood PerkinsSganarelle
Dorothea Petgen2nd Girl
Robert ReinhartMagician
Horace SinclairNotary
Parker StewardStreet Vendor
Pierrot
Francis Tyler1st Lackey
June WalkerIsabelle
Charles WeidmanStreet Dancer
Harlequin
Lee Whitney3rd Girl

The Dream of Sganarelle

Category: Special, Ballet, Original, Broadway

Production Staff
Produced by The Theatre Guild
Music by Edmond W. Rickett; Music arranged by Edmond W. Rickett
Choreographed by Jean Baptiste Lully; Choreography adapted by Doris Humphrey and Charles Weidman; Directed by Lawrence Langner
Scenic Design by Lee Simonson; Costume Design by Lee Simonson
Stage Manager: Joan Hathaway; Assistant Stage Mgr: Eleanor Eckstein
Conducted by Edmond W. Rickett
Cast
Marcus BlechmanOlympian
George BockmanOlympian
Kenneth BostockOlympian
Stuart CaseyTircis
Jack ColeOlympian
Ernestine HenochOlympian
Doris HumphreyShepherdess
Janice JoyceAthenee
Eleanor King2nd Egyptian
Olympian
Ada Korvin1st Egyptian
Olympian
Katharine ManningOlympian
Lewis MartinSolomon
Osgood PerkinsSganarelle
Frances ReidOlympian
Hyla RubinOlympian
Horace SinclairSocrates
Charles WeidmanDancing Master
music by Edmond W. Rickett; lyrics by Arthur Guiterman
The School for Husbands
ACT 1 Sung By
Street-vendor's SongStreet Vendor
So My Dashing Roving BladeLisette
Life, unbar the doorIsabelle, Leonor and Lisette
As one brother to anotherSganarelle, Ariste, Leonor and Lisette
Yes, MamaLysander and Sylvester
The world is dark and lonelyValere
When I say, My darlingLisette and Ergaste
One must be extremely carefulSganarelle
I love youValere
ACT 2 Sung By
Ignorance is BlissErgaste, Valere, 1st Lackey, 2nd Lackey and Pierrot
Lovers two have sought my handIsabelle, Sganarelle and Valere
Au clair de la lunePierrot
The Moon is aboveValere