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The Student Gypsy   
The Prince of Liederkranz

54th Street Theatre, (9/30/1963 - 10/12/1963)
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Opening Date: Sep 30, 1963    
Closing Date: Oct 12, 1963 Total Performances: 16

Category: Musical, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Setting: The kingdom of Singspielia. Late in the Nineteenth Century.

Production Staff
Produced by Sandy Farber
Book by Rick Besoyan; Music by Rick Besoyan; Lyrics by Rick Besoyan; Musical Director: Shepard Coleman; Music orchestrated by Arnold Goland; Music arranged by Arnold Goland
Directed by Rick Besoyan; Musical Staging by Ray Harrison
Scenic Design by Raoul Pène Du Bois; Costume Design by Raoul Pène Du Bois; Lighting Design by Paul Morrison
Production Stage Manager: Duane Camp; Stage Manager: Tony Manzi
Press Representative: Robert Larkin
Donald BabcockOsgood the Good
Shannon BolinZampa Allescu
Eileen BrennanMerry May Glockenspiel
Ann CollinsA Glockenspiel Girl
Dom DeLuiseMuffin T. Ragamuffin D.D., Ret.
Jacque DeanA Glockenspiel Girl
Marc DestinPrivate in the Royal Grenadiers
Robert EdselPrivate in the Royal Grenadiers
Bill FletcherGryphon Allescu
Joleen FodorEdelweiss Glockenspiel
Nino GalantiPrivate in the Royal Grenadiers
Maria GrazianoA Glockenspiel Girl
Dick HohColonel Helmet Blunderbuss
Mary JayA Glockenspiel Girl
Tony MarlowePrivate in the Royal Grenadiers
Richard MarshallPrivate in the Royal Grenadiers
Rosemary McNamaraA Glockenspiel Girl
Jean MiddlebrooksA Glockenspiel Girl
Edward MillerPfc. Wolfgang Humperdinck
Jean PalmertonA Glockenspiel Girl
Doug RobinsonPrivate in the Royal Grenadiers
Linda SegalElsie Umlaut
Jamie SimmonsA Glockenspiel Girl
Don StewartRudolph von Schlump
Katherine SutterA Glockenspiel Girl
Allen Swift"Papa" Johann Sebastian Glockenspiel
Ralph VucciPrivate in the Royal Grenadiers
Mitzi WelchGinger Glockenspiel
William WhelessPrivate in the Royal Grenadiers
Arnold WhylerPrivate in the Royal Grenadiers
Swings: Anne Nunnally and Edward Royce
Understudies: Joleen Fodor (Merry May Glockenspiel) and Walter Kattwinkel ("Papa" Johann Sebastian Glockenspiel, Colonel Helmet Blunderbuss, Osgood the Good)
Tony Award®
 1964 Best Scenic Design [nominee] 
  Raoul Pène Du Bois
music by Rick Besoyan; lyrics by Rick Besoyan
ACT 1 Sung By
Welcome Home AnthemGlockenspiel Girls
SingspieliaGlockenspiel Girls
RomanceMerry May Glockenspiel and Glockenspiel Girls
SomewhereRudolph von Schlump
It's a Wonderful Day to Do NothingMuffin T. Ragamuffin D.D., Ret.
The Gypsy LifeZampa Allescu, Muffin T. Ragamuffin D.D., Ret. and Merry May Glockenspiel
The Grenadiers' Marching SongColonel Helmet Blunderbuss and Grenadiers
Welcome Home Anthem (Reprise) Glockenspiel Girls
Kiss MeGlockenspiel Girls and Grenadiers
Ting-a-Ling-DearieGinger Glockenspiel and Colonel Helmet Blunderbuss
Merry MayMuffin T. Ragamuffin D.D., Ret. and Merry May Glockenspiel
Seventh HeavenMerry May Glockenspiel and Rudolph von Schlump
A Gypsy DanceZampa Allescu, Muffin T. Ragamuffin D.D., Ret. and Gryphon Allescu
Walk-onZampa Allescu
You're a ManEnsemble
ACT 2 Sung By
A Whistle WorksPfc. Wolfgang Humperdinck
Gypsy of LoveRudolph von Schlump
Our Love Has Flown AwayMerry May Glockenspiel
A Woman Is a Woman Is a WomanColonel Helmet Blunderbuss, Rudolph von Schlump and Muffin T. Ragamuffin D.D., Ret.
Romance (Reprise) Glockenspiel Girls
Very Much in LoveGinger Glockenspiel and Glockenspiel Girls
My Love Is YoursRudolph von Schlump and Merry May Glockenspiel
There's Life in the Old Folks Yet"Papa" Johann Sebastian Glockenspiel, Zampa Allescu and Osgood the Good
The Drinking SongMerry May Glockenspiel, Muffin T. Ragamuffin D.D., Ret., Ginger Glockenspiel and Colonel Helmet Blunderbuss
FinaleEntire Company