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The Firefly   

Erlanger's Theatre, (11/30/1931 - 12/05/1931)
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Opening Date: Nov 30, 1931    
Closing Date: Dec 05, 1931 Total Performances: 8

Category: Musical, Comedy, Opera, Revival, Broadway
Description: An opera in three acts
Setting: Recreation Pier, New York; Vandare Estate, Bermuda; Vandare Home, New York.

Production Staff
Produced by The Civic Light Opera Company
Book by Otto Harbach; Lyrics by Otto Harbach; Music by Rudolf Friml; Musical Director: Louis Kroll
Staged by Milton Aborn
Costume Design by Brooks
Art Direction by Charles Baatz
Amy AtkinsonSybil Vandare
Alexander BlackEnsemble
Lauretta BrislinEnsemble
Robert CapronJenkins
Anna Mae ColburnGeraldine Vandare
Doris ColmanEnsemble
Roy CropperJack Travers
Muriel DayEnsemble
Dhoris DelehanteEnsemble
Georgina DieterAntonio Columbo
Mitzi EderEnsemble
Lloyd EricssonEnsemble
Elsie FrankEnsemble
Bella GirardEnsemble
Rudy GlaisekEnsemble
Paul GrahamEnsemble
Lowell HandshawEnsemble
Mary HennessyEnsemble
Otis HolwerkEnsemble
Hudson JamesEnsemble
Maria JulianEnsemble
George KoenigEnsemble
Siegfried LangerCorrelli
Deborah LedgerEnsemble
August LoringEnsemble
Ilse MarvengaNina
Winifred McClaryEnsemble
Leslie McCloudPietro
Vera MullerEnsemble
Detmar PoppenHerr Franz
Gertrude RittenhouseEnsemble
Olga SchumacherEnsemble
Ethel SheridanEnsemble
Louis TemplemanJohn Thurston
Theo Van TassellEnsemble
Mrs. Herbert WaterousMrs. Oglesby Vandare
Buck WilliamsEnsemble
Eulalie YoungSuzette
music by Rudolf Friml; lyrics by Otto Harbach
ACT 1 Sung By
A Trip to BermudaSybil Vandare, Suzette, Pietro and Chorus
He Says Yes, She Says No!Geraldine Vandare, Jack Travers and Chorus
Call Me UncleJohn Thurston, Sybil Vandare and Chorus
Love Is Like a FireflyNina
SomethingSuzette and Jenkins
Giannina (Mia)Nina
ACT 2 Sung By
(In) Sapphire SeasSybil Vandare and Ensemble
Tommy Atkins (On a Dress-Parade) (I Want to be a Jolly Soldier)Nina and Ensemble
SympathyGeraldine Vandare and John Thurston
A Woman's SmileJack Travers
De TropJenkins, Pietro, Suzette and Chorus
We're Going to Make a Man of YouNina, Herr Franz, Jack Travers, John Thurston and Jenkins
The Beautiful Ship from ToylandHerr Franz and Male Chorus
When a Maid Comes Knocking at Your HeartNina, Jack Travers and Herr Franz
ACT 3 Sung By
An American Beauty RoseJohn Thurston and Ensemble
The Latest Thing from ParisPietro and Suzette
Kiss Me and 'Tis Day (The Dawn of Love)Nina