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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 AltmanElsie Maynard
Frances BavielloEnsemble
Kenneth BrownEnsemble
John CardiniEnsemble
Frank ClarkeEnsemble
Roy CropperColonel Fairfax
William DanforthWilfred Shadbolt
Madeline de SouterEnsemble
Laura FergusonPhoebe Meryll
Harrison FullerFirst Citizen
Ensemble
Rudolph GlaisekEnsemble
Thomas GreenEnsemble
Frederick GrieveSecond Yeoman
Ensemble
Mary HennessyEnsemble
Kaye JaniceEnsemble
Charlotte La RoseEnsemble
Gus LoringEnsemble
Eleanor ManningEnsemble
Angela MarshEnsemble
Bert MelroseEnsemble
Frances MooreKate
Ensemble
Frank MoulanJack Point
Vera MullerEnsemble
Geraldine OliveEnsemble
Frederick PerssonSir Richard Cholmondeley
Basil ProckEnsemble
Gertrude RittenhouseEnsemble
Vera RossDame Carruthers
Celia SchiffrinEnsemble
Olga SchumacherEnsemble
Adele StoryEnsemble
Mabel ThompsonEnsemble
Norman Van EmburghThe Headsman
Ensemble
Gertrude WaldonEnsemble
Margaret WalkerEnsemble
Donald WaltersEnsemble
Allen WaterousLeonard Meryll
Herbert WaterousSergeant Meryll
John WillardEnsemble
Hobson YoungFirst Yeoman
Ensemble
music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by W. S. Gilbert
ACT 1 Sung By
When a maiden loves she sits and sighsPhoebe Meryll
Tower Warders, under ordersPeople and Warders
This is the autumn of our lifeSolo Warder
When our gallant Norman foesDame Carruthers and Warders
Alas! I waver to and froPhoebe Meryll, Leonard Meryll and Sergeant Meryll
Is life a boon?Colonel Fairfax
Here's a man of jollityChorus
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 crankJack Point
'Tis done! I am a bride!Elsie Maynard
Were I thy bridePhoebe Meryll
Oh, Sergeant Meryll, is it true-
ACT 2 Sung By
Night has spread her pall once moreChorus
Warders are ye?Dame Carruthers
Oh! a private buffoon is a lighthearted loonJack Point
Hereupon we're both agreedJack Point and Wilfred Shadbolt
Free from his fetters grimColonel 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 maidElsie Maynard, Phoebe Meryll and Colonel Fairfax
When a wooer goes a-wooingElsie Maynard, Phoebe Meryll, Colonel Fairfax and Jack Point
Rapture! Rapture!Dame Carruthers and Sergeant Meryll
Comes the pretty young bride