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The Wizard of the Nile   

Casino Theatre, (11/04/1895 - 2/01/1896)
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Opening Date: Nov 04, 1895    
Closing Date: Feb 01, 1896 Total Performances: 105

Category: Musical, Opera, Original, Broadway
Description: A Comic Opera in 3 Acts

Production Staff
Produced by Frank Daniels Opera Company
Libretto by Harry B. Smith; Music by Victor Herbert; Musical Director: Frank Palma; Music orchestrated by Victor Herbert
Directed by Napier Lothian
Scenic Design by Ernest Albert; Costume Design by Catherine Seidle
Walter AllenPtolemy
King of Egypt
Claudia CarlstedtNetocris
lieutenant of the Amazons
Louis CasavantCheops
the royal weather bureau
Frank DanielsKibosh
a Persian magician
Edwin IshamPtarmigan
Cleopatra's music teacher
Dorothy MortonCleopatra
a princess
Mary PalmerSimoona
Ptolemy's second wife
Helen RedmondObeliska
captain of the Amazons
Louise RoyceAbydos
Kibosh's apprentice
Grace RutterMerza
first maid-of-honor to Cleopatra

ACT 1 Sung By
Father Nile, Keep Us in Thy CareChorus
Song of the OptimistObeliska (captain of the Amazons), Cheops (the royal weather bureau) and Chorus
Strew the Way with Flow'rets BloomingChorus
I am the RulerPtolemy (King of Egypt), Simoona (Ptolemy's second wife) and Chorus
That's One Thing a Wizard Can DoKibosh (a Persian magician) and Chorus
Pure and White is the LotusChorus
I Have Been A-MayingCleopatra (a princess) and Chorus
What Is Love?Kibosh (a Persian magician) and Cleopatra (a princess)
When the Bugles are Calling
When the Bugles are CallingPtarmigan (Cleopatra's music teacher)
Bang, Bang, the Most Harmonious SongChorus
IncantationSimoona (Ptolemy's second wife) and Chorus
A Cheer for KiboshChorus
ACT 2 Sung By
List to Our Matin SerenadeAbydos (Kibosh's apprentice), Cheops (the royal weather bureau) and Chorus
If I Were a KingPtarmigan (Cleopatra's music teacher) and Cleopatra (a princess)
On Cleopatra's Wedding DayCleopatra (a princess), Abydos (Kibosh's apprentice), Simoona (Ptolemy's second wife), Ptolemy (King of Egypt) and Cheops (the royal weather bureau)
My AngelineKibosh (a Persian magician) and Chorus
ACT 3 Sung By
Stonecutters' SongPtarmigan (Cleopatra's music teacher) and Chorus
In DreamlandCleopatra (a princess)
Star Light, Star BrightAbydos (Kibosh's apprentice), Simoona (Ptolemy's second wife), Kibosh (a Persian magician) and Cheops (the royal weather bureau)
To the PyramidAbydos (Kibosh's apprentice) and Chorus
The Echo SongKibosh (a Persian magician), Ptolemy (King of Egypt) and Chorus