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The Fortune Teller   

Wallack's Theatre, (9/26/1898 - 10/29/1898)
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Opening Date: Sep 26, 1898    
Closing Date: Oct 29, 1898 Total Performances: 40

Category: Musical, Comedy, Opera, Original, Broadway
Description: An opera in three acts
Setting: Hungary

Production Staff
Produced by Alice Nielsen Opera Company (Frank L. Perley, Manager)
Libretto by Harry B. Smith; Music by Victor Herbert; Musical Director: Paul Steindorff
Staged by Julian Mitchell
Scenic Design by Joseph A. Physioc; Costume Design by Caroline Seidle
May BoleyEtelka
Fanny BriscoeJan
William BrownMatosin
Joseph CawthornBoris
Annie ClayLieutenant Timar
Eugene CowlesSandor
William C. DeusingA Trombone Player
Richard GoldenFresco
John T. GrayA Pianist
William H. GrimkeSecond Detective
Jennie HawleyRafael
Lieutenant Almir
J. B. HenrichsFirst Detective
Joseph W. HerbertCount Berezowski
Nellie MarshPaul
Paul NicholsonGeneral Korbay
Alice NielsenMusette
E. Percy ParsonsWaldemar
Frank RushworthCaptain Ladislas
Frances SearsVera
J. SmithA Wounded Hussar
Marguerite SylvaMlle. Pompom
Marcia Van DresserVaninka
P. J. WorthingtonA Violinist
music by Victor Herbert; lyrics by Harry B. Smith
ACT 1 Sung By
Always Do as People Say You ShouldMusette and Ladies Chorus
Hungaria's HussarsCaptain Ladislas and Hussars
Ho! Ye TownsmenSandor
Romany LifeMusette, Sandor, Vaninka, Boris, Rafael and Chorus
ACT 2 Sung By
Signor Monsieur MoldoniFresco and Chorus
The Serenade of All NationsMusette, Count Berezowski, Fresco, Boris and Mixed Chorus
Gypsy Love Song (Slumber On, My Little Gypsy Sweetheart)Sandor, Musette and Chorus
Only in the PlayMlle. Pompom and Captain Ladislas
ACT 3 Sung By
Gypsy JanSandor and Chorus
The Power of the Human EyeBoris and Count Berezowski
The Lily and the NightingaleMusette