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Trial by Jury   


St. James Theatre, (2/28/1942 - 3/01/1942)
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Opening Date: Feb 28, 1942    
Closing Date: Mar 01, 1942 Total Performances: 7

Category: Musical, Operetta, Revival, Broadway
Description: A comic opera in one act.
Setting: A Court of Justice.

Production Staff
Produced by Messrs. Shubert (Lee and J. J.)
Written by W. S. Gilbert; Music by Sir Arthur Sullivan; Musical Director: Louis Kroll
Directed by R.H. Burnside
Florenz AmesThe Learned Judge
Boston Opera Company EnsembleChorus
Bertram PeacockCounsel for the Plaintiff
Frederick PerssonForeman of the Jury
Robert PitkinUsher
Mary RochePlaintiff
Phillip TullyThe Defendant
music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by William S. Gilbert
ACT 1 Sung By
Hark, the hour of ten is soundingChorus
When first my old, old love I knewThe Defendant
All hail great judgeChorus
When, I good friends, was called to the barThe Learned Judge and Chorus
Swear thou the jury (Recitative)Counsel for the Plaintiff and Usher
Where is the plaintiff? (Recitative)Counsel for the Plaintiff and Usher
Comes the broken flowerBridesmaids
O'er the season vernalPlaintiff
Oh, never, never, neverThe Learned Judge
May it please you, my lud (Recitative and aria)Counsel for the Plaintiff and All
That she is reelingThe Learned Judge, Foreman of the Jury, Plaintiff and All
Oh, gentlemen, listen, I prayThe Defendant and Bridesmaids
A nice dilemma we have hereThe Learned Judge, Counsel for the Plaintiff, The Defendant and Plaintiff
I love him-I love himPlaintiff and The Defendant
The question, gentlemen (Recitative)The Learned Judge, Counsel for the Plaintiff and All
Oh, joy unbounded (Finale)All