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The Pirates of Penzance   
The Slave of Duty

Songs for Pirates of Penzance are listed under Acts 1 and 2
 
This production played in repertory with The Gondoliers, The Mikado
 
44th Street Theatre , (10/07/1940 - 10/15/1940)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date:Oct 07, 1940   
Closing Date:Oct 15, 1940 Total Performances:6

Category: Musical, Comedy, Operetta, Revival, Broadway
Description: A comic operetta in two acts
Setting: A rocky seashore on the coast of Cornwall. A ruined chapel by moonlight.


Production Staff
Produced by Lyric Opera Co., Joseph S. Daltry and Herman Levin
Written by W. S. Gilbert; Music by Sir Arthur Sullivan; Musical Director: Joseph S. Daltry
Directed by Charles Alan; Choreographed by Felicia Sorel
Scenic Design by Samuel Leve
Cast
Sibyl Baubre Chorus
Reta Baum Chorus
Lillian C. Bennett Chorus
Carlton Bentley Frederic
the Pirate Apprentice
Chorus
Miriam Bentley Edith
General Stanley's Daughter
Jeanette Bittner Chorus
Jane Bivins Chorus
Ernest Brown Chorus
William Calvin Chorus
Agnes Cassidy Chorus
James Chartrand Chorus
Anne Dawson Ruth
Pirate 'Maid-of-all-Work'
Chorus
Robert De Lany Chorus
Marilois Ditto Chorus
Thomas Donahue Chorus
Ernest Eames Chorus
Robert Eckles The Sergeant of Police
Marie Fox Chorus
Anna Handzlik Chorus
Clifford Jackson Chorus
Catherine Judah Chorus
Frank Kierman Major General Stanley
Kathleen Killcoyne Chorus
Marjorie King Chorus
Michael Kozak Chorus
Kathryn Lewis Kate
General Stanley's Daughter
Chorus
Frederick Loadwick Chorus
Dana Maddocks Chorus
Glenn Martyn Chorus
Regina McMahon Chorus
Ellen Merrill Isabel
General Stanley's Daughter
Chorus
Mary Margaret Merrill Chorus
Sidney Morton Samuel
The Pirate King's Lieutenant
Chorus
Dorothea Mueller Chorus
James Pease Chorus
Rupert Pole Chorus
Phyllis Rand Chorus
Paul Reed Chorus
Avonelle Schaffer Chorus
Allen Stewart Chorus
Frank Stone Chorus
Mary Ten Eyck Chorus
Evans Thornton Chorus
Walter Tibbetts The Pirate King
Janet Webb Mabel
General Stanley's Daughter
Chorus
Gabrielle Winship Chorus
Carol Wolfe Chorus
Production Staff
Produced by Lyric Opera Co., Joseph S. Daltry and Herman Levin
Written by W. S. Gilbert; Music by Sir Arthur Sullivan; Musical Director: Joseph S. Daltry
Directed by Charles Alan; Choreographed by Felicia Sorel
Scenic Design by Samuel Leve
Cast
Sibyl Baubre Chorus
Reta Baum Chorus
Lillian C. Bennett Chorus
Carlton Bentley Chorus
Jeanette Bittner Chorus
Jane Bivins Bridesmaid
Ernest Brown Chorus
William Calvin Chorus
Agnes Cassidy Chorus
James Chartrand Chorus
Robert De Lany Chorus
Marilois Ditto Chorus
Thomas Donahue Chorus
Ernest Eames Usher
Marie Fox Chorus
Dean Gehring Bridesmaid
Clifford Jackson Chorus
Michael Kozak Chorus
Charles Latterner Chorus
Kathryn Lewis Bridesmaid
Dana Maddocks Chorus
Glenn Martyn Chorus
Regina McMahon Chorus
Ellen Merrill Bridesmaid
Mary Margaret Merrill Chorus
Sidney Morton Chorus
Dorothea Mueller Chorus
Rupert Pole Chorus
Phyllis Rand Chorus
Paul Reed Foreman of the Jury
Mary Roche Plaintiff
Chorus
Avonelle Schaffer Bridesmaid
Allen Stewart The Defendant
Leonard Stocker Counsel for the Plaintiff
Chorus
Frank Stone The Learned Judge
Chorus
Mary Ten Eyck Chorus
Evans Thornton Chorus
Janet Webb Bridesmaid
Gabrielle Winship Chorus
music by Sir Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by Sir William Schwenck Gilbert
(Unless otherwise noted)
 

The Pirates of Penzance
ACT 1Sung By
Pour, O Pour The Pirate Sherry The Pirate King, Samuel (The Pirate King's Lieutenant), Frederic (the Pirate Apprentice) and Pirates
When Frederic Was A Little Lad Ruth (Pirate 'Maid-of-all-Work')
Oh, Better Far To Live And Die The Pirate King and Pirates
Oh, False One, You Have Deceived Me! Ruth (Pirate 'Maid-of-all-Work') and Frederic (the Pirate Apprentice)
Climbing Over Rocky Mountain Edith (General Stanley's Daughter), Kate (General Stanley's Daughter) and Daughters
Stop, Ladies, Pray! Frederic (the Pirate Apprentice) and Daughters
Oh, Is There Not One Maiden Breast Frederic (the Pirate Apprentice) and Daughters
Poor Wandering One Mabel (General Stanley's Daughter) and Daughters
What Ought We To Do? Edith (General Stanley's Daughter), Kate (General Stanley's Daughter) and Daughters
How Beautifully Blue The Sky Mabel (General Stanley's Daughter), Frederic (the Pirate Apprentice) and Daughters
Stay, We Must Not Lose Our Senses Frederic (the Pirate Apprentice), Daughters and Pirates
Hold, Monsters! Mabel (General Stanley's Daughter), Samuel (The Pirate King's Lieutenant), Major General Stanley, Daughters and Pirates
I Am The Very Model Of A Modern Major-General Major General Stanley and Ensemble
Oh, Men of Dark and Dismal Fate Ensemble
ACT 2Sung By
Oh, Dry The Glistening Tear Mabel (General Stanley's Daughter) and Daughters
Then Frederic Major General Stanley and Frederic (the Pirate Apprentice)
When The Foeman Bares His Steel The Sergeant of Police, Mabel (General Stanley's Daughter) and Daughters
Now For The Pirates' Lair! Frederic (the Pirate Apprentice), The Pirate King and Ruth (Pirate 'Maid-of-all-Work')
When You Had Left Our Pirate Fold Ruth (Pirate 'Maid-of-all-Work'), Frederic (the Pirate Apprentice) and The Pirate King
My Eyes Are Fully Open Frederic (the Pirate Apprentice), Ruth (Pirate 'Maid-of-all-Work') and The Pirate King
Away, Away! My Heart's On Fire Ruth (Pirate 'Maid-of-all-Work'), The Pirate King and Frederic (the Pirate Apprentice)
All Is Prepared Mabel (General Stanley's Daughter) and Frederic (the Pirate Apprentice)
Stay, Frederic, Stay! Mabel (General Stanley's Daughter) and Frederic (the Pirate Apprentice)
Sorry Her Lot Mabel (General Stanley's Daughter)
No, I Am Brave Mabel (General Stanley's Daughter), The Sergeant of Police and Police
When A Felon's Not Engaged In His Employment The Sergeant of Police and Police
A Rollicking Band Of Pirates We Pirates, The Sergeant of Police and Police
With Cat-Like Tread, Upon Our Prey We Steal Pirates, Police and Samuel (The Pirate King's Lieutenant)
Hush, Hush! Not A Word Frederic (the Pirate Apprentice), Pirates, Police and Major General Stanley
Sighing Softly To The River Major General Stanley and Ensemble
Finale Ensemble
Trial by Jury
ACT 3Sung By
Hark, the hour of ten is sounding
(music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by William S. Gilbert)
Chorus
When first my old, old love I knew
(music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by William S. Gilbert)
The Defendant
All hail great judge
(music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by William S. Gilbert)
Chorus
When, I good friends, was called to the bar
(music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by William S. Gilbert)
The Learned Judge and Chorus
Swear thou the jury (Recitative)
(music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by William S. Gilbert)
Counsel for the Plaintiff and Usher
Where is the plaintiff? (Recitative)
(music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by William S. Gilbert)
Counsel for the Plaintiff and Usher
Comes the broken flower
(music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by William S. Gilbert)
Bridesmaids
O'er the season vernal
(music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by William S. Gilbert)
Plaintiff
Oh, never, never, never
(music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by William S. Gilbert)
The Learned Judge
May it please you, my lud (Recitative and aria)
(music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by William S. Gilbert)
Counsel for the Plaintiff and All
That she is reeling
(music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by William S. Gilbert)
The Learned Judge, Foreman of the Jury, Plaintiff and All
Oh, gentlemen, listen, I pray
(music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by William S. Gilbert)
The Defendant and Bridesmaids
A nice dilemma we have here
(music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by William S. Gilbert)
The Learned Judge, Counsel for the Plaintiff, The Defendant and Plaintiff
I love him-I love him
(music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by William S. Gilbert)
Plaintiff and The Defendant
The question, gentlemen (Recitative)
(music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by William S. Gilbert)
The Learned Judge, Counsel for the Plaintiff and All
Oh, joy unbounded (Finale)
(music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by William S. Gilbert)
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