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The Pirates of Penzance   
The Slave of Duty

Majestic Theatre, (8/07/1933 - 8/12/1933)
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Opening Date: Aug 07, 1933    
Closing Date: Aug 12, 1933 Total Performances: 8

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

Production Staff
Produced by Milton Aborn
Libretto by W. S. Gilbert; Music by Sir Arthur Sullivan
Staged by Milton Aborn
Costume Design by Brooks
Ruth AltmanMabel
General Stanley's Daughter
Frances BavielloIsabel
General Stanley's Daughter
Kenneth BrownEnsemble
John CardiniEnsemble
Frank ClarkeEnsemble
Roy CropperFrederic
the Pirate Apprentice
William DanforthEdward
a Sergeant of Police
Madeline de SouterEnsemble
Harrison FullerEnsemble
Rudolph GlaisekEnsemble
Thomas GreenEnsemble
Frederick GrieveEnsemble
Mary HennessyEnsemble
Kaye JaniceEnsemble
Charlotte La RoseEnsemble
Gus LoringEnsemble
Eleanor ManningEnsemble
Angela MarshEnsemble
Bert MelroseEnsemble
Frances MooreEdith
General Stanley's Daughter
Frank MoulanMajor General Stanley
Vera MullerEnsemble
Geraldine OliveEnsemble
Basil ProckEnsemble
Gertrude RittenhouseEnsemble
Vera RossRuth
Pirate 'Maid-of-all-Work'
Celia SchiffrinEnsemble
Olga SchumacherEnsemble
Adele StoryEnsemble
Mabel ThompsonKate
General Stanley's Daughter
Norman Van EmburghEnsemble
Gertrude WaldonEnsemble
Margaret WalkerEnsemble
Donald WaltersEnsemble
Allen WaterousSamuel
The Pirate King's Lieutenant
Herbert WaterousRichard
The Pirate King
John WillardEnsemble
Hobson YoungEnsemble
ACT 1 Sung By
Pour, O Pour The Pirate SherryThe Pirate King, Samuel (The Pirate King's Lieutenant), Frederic (the Pirate Apprentice) and Pirates
When Frederic Was A Little LadRuth (Pirate 'Maid-of-all-Work')
Oh, Better Far To Live And DieThe 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 MountainEdith (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 BreastFrederic (the Pirate Apprentice) and Daughters
Poor Wandering OneMabel (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 SkyMabel (General Stanley's Daughter), Frederic (the Pirate Apprentice) and Daughters
Stay, We Must Not Lose Our SensesFrederic (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-GeneralMajor General Stanley and Ensemble
Oh, Men of Dark and Dismal FateEnsemble
ACT 2 Sung By
Oh, Dry The Glistening TearMabel (General Stanley's Daughter) and Daughters
Then FredericMajor General Stanley and Frederic (the Pirate Apprentice)
When The Foeman Bares His SteelThe Sergeant of Police, Mabel (General Stanley's Daughter), Police 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 FoldRuth (Pirate 'Maid-of-all-Work'), Frederic (the Pirate Apprentice) and The Pirate King
My Eyes Are Fully OpenFrederic (the Pirate Apprentice), Ruth (Pirate 'Maid-of-all-Work') and The Pirate King
Away, Away! My Heart's On FireRuth (Pirate 'Maid-of-all-Work'), The Pirate King and Frederic (the Pirate Apprentice)
All Is PreparedMabel (General Stanley's Daughter) and Frederic (the Pirate Apprentice)
Stay, Frederic, Stay!Mabel (General Stanley's Daughter) and Frederic (the Pirate Apprentice)
Sorry Her LotMabel (General Stanley's Daughter)
No, I Am BraveMabel (General Stanley's Daughter), The Sergeant of Police and Police
When A Felon's Not Engaged In His EmploymentThe Sergeant of Police and Police
A Rollicking Band Of Pirates WePirates, The Sergeant of Police and Police
With Cat-Like Tread, Upon Our Prey We StealPirates, Police and Samuel (The Pirate King's Lieutenant)
Hush, Hush! Not A WordFrederic (the Pirate Apprentice), Pirates, Police and Major General Stanley
Sighing Softly To The RiverMajor General Stanley and Ensemble