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The Hot Mikado   

Broadhurst Theatre , (3/23/1939 - 6/03/1939)
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Opening Date:Mar 23, 1939   
Closing Date:Jun 03, 1939 Total Performances:85

Category: Musical, All Black Cast,Operetta, Original, Broadway
Setting: Somewhere in Japan.

Production Staff
Produced by Michael Todd
Music by Sir Arthur Sullivan; Based on "The Mikado" by W. S. Gilbert; Swing Orchestrations by Charles L. Cooke; Lyrics by W. S. Gilbert; Book by W. S. Gilbert
Directed by Hassard Short; Choreographed by Truly McGee
Scenic Design by Nat Karson; Costume Design by Nat Karson
Jules Adger "Tap-a-Teer"
Alyce Ajaye Singing Girl
Vincent Anderson Guard
Charlie Banks Singing Boy
Fay Banks Singing Girl
William Barber Singing Boy
Ronetta Batson Dancing Girl
Valerie Black Dancing Girl
Frances Brock Pitti-Sing
Ethel Brown Singing Girl
Louis Brown "Tap-a-Teer"
Rosa Brown Katisha
Samuel Brown Guard
Lemuel Bullock Singing Boy
Russell Carrington Singing Boy
Alice Carter Singing Girl
Maggie Carter Singing Girl
Mitzi Coleman Dancing Girl
Traverse Crawford Quartette
Singing Boy
Gladys Croder Jitterbug Girl
Archie Cross Singing Boy
May Daniels Singing Girl
Elaine Dash Dancing Girl
Eddie Davis Jitterbug Boy
Geneva Davis Jitterbug Girl
John Diggs Singing Boy
Willie Dinkins Guard
Elizabeth Dozier Dancing Girl
Ethlynn Edmonson Singing Girl
Vivian Eley Singing Girl
Maurice Ellis Pooh-Bah
Marie Fraser Singing Girl
Ernest Frazier "Tap-a-Teer"
Ortho Gains Quartette
Otho Gains Singing Boy
Eddie Green Ko-Ko
Leslie Grey Singing Boy
Marion Hairston Singing Girl
Marshall Haley Singing Boy
Josephine Hall Singing Girl
Ethel Harper Singing Girl
Pearl Harrison Singing Girl
Claudie Haward Dancing Girl
Fred Heron "Tap-a-Teer"
Belle Hill Jitterbug Girl
Connie Hill Jitterbug Girl
Bruce Howard Singing Girl
Julie Hunter Singing Girl
John Jackson Singing Boy
Leon James Jitterbug Boy
Irene Johnson Singing Girl
Walter Johnson Jitterbug Boy
Cleo Law Dancing Girl
Rosetta LeNoire Peep-Bo
Chick Lee "Tap-a-Teer"
Sylvia Lee Dancing Girl
Harry Lewis Quartette
Singing Boy
Jackie Lewis Dancing Girl
James A. Lilliard Pish-Tush
Lee Lyons Jitterbug Boy
Pearl McCormack Dancing Girl
Gershon Meyers Guard
Elmaurice Miller Quartette
Singing Boy
May Miller Jitterbug Girl
Albert Minne Jitterbug Boy
Walter Mosby Singing Boy
Bob Parrish Nanki-Poo
Massie Patterson Singing Girl
Idelle Pemberton Singing Girl
Mildred Pollard Jitterbug Girl
Gwendolyn Reyde Yum-Yum
Ruby Richards Dancing Girl
Edna Rickes Singing Girl
Bill Robinson The Mikado
Freddie Robinson Messenger Boy
Mary Robinson Dancing Girl
Maynard Sandridge Singing Boy
Larry Seymour Singing Boy
Vincent Shields Red Cap
Singing Boy
Anne Simmons Singing Girl
Harold Slappy Singing Boy
Theresa Stone Singing Girl
Anthon Taylor Singing Boy
Clyde Turner Singing Boy
Ben Wailles Singing Boy
Geneva Washington Singing Girl
Roy White Singing Boy
John Williams Guard
Luther Williams Guard
Russell Williams Jitterbug Boy
Waldine Williams Singing Girl
Moke Wilson Singing Boy
Mary Young Singing Girl
music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by W. S. Gilbert
ACT 1Sung By
If You Want to Know Who We Are Ensemble
A Wandering Minstrel Nanki-Poo, Male Chorus and "Tap-a-Teers"
Our Great Mikado Pish-Tush, Male Chorus and "Tap-a-Teers"
Young Man Despair Pooh-Bah, Pish-Tush and Nanki-Poo
Behold the Lord High Executioner Ko-Ko and Male Chorus
I've Got a Little List Ko-Ko and Male Chorus
Comes a Train of Little Ladies Girls' Chorus
Three Little Maids Yum-Yum, Pitti-Sing, Peep-Bo, "Tap-a-Teers", Dancing Girls and Jitterbugs
So Pardon Us Yum-Yum, Pitti-Sing, Peep-Bo, Pooh-Bah, Pish-Tush and Girls' Chorus
Were You Not to Ko-Ko Plighted Yum-Yum and Nanki-Poo
ACT 2Sung By
Braid the Raven Hair Ensemble
The Moon and I Yum-Yum and The Harmoneers
Here's a How-de-do Yum-Yum, Nanki-Poo and Ko-Ko
The Mikado The Mikado, Katisha and Entire Ensemble
I'm the Emperor of Japan The Mikado and Katisha
My Object All Sublime The Mikado
Flowers That Bloom in the Spring Pitti-Sing, Yum-Yum, Nanki-Poo, Pooh-Bah and Ko-Ko
I, Living I Katisha
Titwillow Ko-Ko