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H.M.S. Pinafore   
The Lass That Loved a Sailor

 
Hippodrome Theatre, (4/09/1914 - 5/23/1914)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date: Apr 09, 1914    
Closing Date: May 23, 1914 Total Performances: 77

Category: Musical, Operetta, Revival, Broadway
Description: A comic opera in two acts
Setting: Quarterdeck of H.M.S. Pinafore off Portsmouth.



Production Staff
Produced by Messrs. Shubert (Lee and J. J.)
Written by W. S. Gilbert; Music by Sir Arthur Sullivan
Staged by William J. Wilson
Scenic Design by Arthur Voegtlin; Costume Design by W. H. Matthews, Jr.
Conducted by Manuel Klein and Selle Simonson
Cast
John BardsleyCaptain Corcoran
Commander of H.M.S. Pinafore
William BeltonJunior Lieutenant
C. BendetteBoatswain Mate
Harrison BrocklandThe Right Honorable Sir Joseph Porter, K.C.B.
First Lord of the Admiralty
Grace CampHebe
Sir Joseph's First Cousin
Joseph CareySenior Lieutenant
Harry E. CluettPetty Officer
Eugene CowlesBill Bobstay
Boatswain
Harry DalePetty Officer
Vernon DalhartRalph Rackstraw
Dan DawsonCarpenter
R. DeGendreBoatswain Mate
William C. GordonThe Right Honorable Sir Joseph Porter, K.C.B.
First Lord of the Admiralty
A. HartMidshipmate
Albert HartDick Deadeye
Helen HeinemannJosephine
the Captain's Daughter
William HinshawCaptain Corcoran
Commander of H.M.S. Pinafore
B. HopeMidshipmate
Evelyn HopeMidshipmate
Marie HorganLittle Buttercup
Mrs. Cripps, a Portsmouth Bumboat Woman
Gwen JackMidshipmate
Josephine JacobyLittle Buttercup
Mrs. Cripps, a Portsmouth Bumboat Woman
Lillian JonesMidshipmate
Lew LitchfieldQuartermaster
Earl W. MarshallBill Bobstay
Boatswain
Harry MillirnsSergeant of Marines
M. MitchellMidshipmate
Frances OkeyMidshipmate
E. Percy ParsonsDick Deadeye
Bertram PeacockRalph Rackstraw
John PritchardCoxswain
Ruby Cutter SavageJosephine
the Captain's Daughter
Fay TempletonLittle Buttercup
Mrs. Cripps, a Portsmouth Bumboat Woman
Manuel VallesPetty Officer
George WarnerPetty Officer
Christine WelfordMidshipmate
P.A. YoungOfficer of the Deck
music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by William S. Gilbert
ACT 1 Sung By
We sail the ocean blue
I'm called little Buttercup (Recitative and Song)Little Buttercup (Mrs. Cripps, a Portsmouth Bumboat Woman)
The Nightingale sigh'd for the moon's bright ray (Scena)Ralph Rackstraw and Chorus
A maiden fair to see (Aria)Ralph Rackstraw and Chorus
I am the Captain of the Pinafore (Recitative, Song, and Chorus)Captain Corcoran (Commander of H.M.S. Pinafore) and Men's Chorus
Sorry her lotJosephine (the Captain's Daughter)
Over the bright blue sea Comes Sir Joseph Porter, K. C. B.Women's Chorus
We sail the ocean blue (Reprise) Men's Chorus
I am the monarch of the seaThe Right Honorable Sir Joseph Porter, K.C.B. (First Lord of the Admiralty), Hebe (Sir Joseph's First Cousin), Bill Bobstay (Boatswain) and Chorus
When I was a ladThe Right Honorable Sir Joseph Porter, K.C.B. (First Lord of the Admiralty) and Chorus
A British tar is a soaring soulRalph Rackstraw, Bill Bobstay (Boatswain) and Bob Beckett
Refrain, audacious tar, your suit from pressingJosephine (the Captain's Daughter) and Ralph Rackstraw
Can I survive this overbearing? (Finale)Principals and Chorus
ACT 2 Sung By
Fair moon, to thee I sing!Captain Corcoran (Commander of H.M.S. Pinafore)
Things are seldom what they seemLittle Buttercup (Mrs. Cripps, a Portsmouth Bumboat Woman) and Captain Corcoran (Commander of H.M.S. Pinafore)
The hours creep on apace (Scena)Josephine (the Captain's Daughter)
Never mind the why or whereforeJosephine (the Captain's Daughter), Captain Corcoran (Commander of H.M.S. Pinafore) and The Right Honorable Sir Joseph Porter, K.C.B. (First Lord of the Admiralty)
The merry maiden and the tarCaptain Corcoran (Commander of H.M.S. Pinafore) and Dick Deadeye
Carefully on tiptoe stealingDick Deadeye, Captain Corcoran (Commander of H.M.S. Pinafore), Josephine (the Captain's Daughter), Ralph Rackstraw, Hebe (Sir Joseph's First Cousin), The Right Honorable Sir Joseph Porter, K.C.B. (First Lord of the Admiralty) and Men's Chorus
Farewell, my own, Light of my life, farewell!Ralph Rackstraw, Josephine (the Captain's Daughter), The Right Honorable Sir Joseph Porter, K.C.B. (First Lord of the Admiralty), Hebe (Sir Joseph's First Cousin), Dick Deadeye, Bill Bobstay (Boatswain), Bob Beckett, Little Buttercup (Mrs. Cripps, a Portsmouth Bumboat Woman) and Chorus
A many years ago, when I was young and charming (Legend)Little Buttercup (Mrs. Cripps, a Portsmouth Bumboat Woman) and Chorus
Oh joy, oh rapture unforseen (Finale)Principals and Chorus