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The Yeomen of the Guard   
The Merryman and His Maid

 
Majestic Theatre , (8/14/1933 - 8/19/1933)
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Opening Date:Aug 14, 1933   
Closing Date:Aug 19, 1933 Total Performances:8

Category: Musical, Comedy, Operetta, Revival, Broadway
Description: An operetta in two acts
Setting: Tower Green.


Production Staff
Produced by The Civic Light Opera Company
Libretto by W. S. Gilbert; Music by Sir Arthur Sullivan
Staged by Milton Aborn
Cast
Ruth Altman Elsie Maynard
Frances Baviello Ensemble
Kenneth Brown Ensemble
John Cardini Ensemble
Frank Clarke Ensemble
Roy Cropper Colonel Fairfax
William Danforth Wilfred Shadbolt
Madeline de Souter Ensemble
Laura Ferguson Phoebe Meryll
Harrison Fuller First Citizen
Ensemble
Rudolph Glaisek Ensemble
Thomas Green Ensemble
Frederick Grieve Second Yeoman
Ensemble
Mary Hennessy Ensemble
Kaye Janice Ensemble
Charlotte La Rose Ensemble
Gus Loring Ensemble
Eleanor Manning Ensemble
Angela Marsh Ensemble
Bert Melrose Ensemble
Frances Moore Kate
Ensemble
Frank Moulan Jack Point
Vera Muller Ensemble
Geraldine Olive Ensemble
Frederick Persson Sir Richard Cholmondeley
Basil Prock Ensemble
Gertrude Rittenhouse Ensemble
Vera Ross Dame Carruthers
Celia Schiffrin Ensemble
Olga Schumacher Ensemble
Adele Story Ensemble
Mabel Thompson Ensemble
Norman Van Emburgh The Headsman
Ensemble
Gertrude Waldon Ensemble
Margaret Walker Ensemble
Donald Walters Ensemble
Allen Waterous Leonard Meryll
Herbert Waterous Sergeant Meryll
John Willard Ensemble
Hobson Young First Yeoman
Ensemble
music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by W. S. Gilbert
ACT 1Sung By
When a maiden loves she sits and sighs Phoebe Meryll
Tower Warders, under orders People and Warders
This is the autumn of our life Solo Warder
When our gallant Norman foes Dame Carruthers and Warders
Alas! I waver to and fro Phoebe Meryll, Leonard Meryll and Sergeant Meryll
Is life a boon? Colonel Fairfax
Here's a man of jollity Chorus
I have a song to sing, O! Elsie Maynard and Jack Point
How say you, maiden, will you wed? Elsie Maynard, Jack Point and Sir Richard Cholmondeley
I've jibe and joke and quip and crank Jack Point
'Tis done! I am a bride! Elsie Maynard
Were I thy bride Phoebe Meryll
Oh, Sergeant Meryll, is it true-
ACT 2Sung By
Night has spread her pall once more Chorus
Warders are ye? Dame Carruthers
Oh! a private buffoon is a lighthearted loon Jack Point
Hereupon we're both agreed Jack Point and Wilfred Shadbolt
Free from his fetters grim Colonel Fairfax
Strange adventure! Kate, Dame Carruthers, Colonel Fairfax and Sergeant Meryll
Hark! What was that, sir? Elsie Maynard, Phoebe Meryll, Dame Carruthers, Colonel Fairfax, Wilfred Shadbolt, Jack Point, Sir Richard Cholmondeley, Sergeant Meryll and Chorus
A man who would woo a fair maid Elsie Maynard, Phoebe Meryll and Colonel Fairfax
When a wooer goes a-wooing Elsie Maynard, Phoebe Meryll, Colonel Fairfax and Jack Point
Rapture! Rapture! Dame Carruthers and Sergeant Meryll
Comes the pretty young bride