H.M.S. Pinafore / The Green Table | IBDB: The official source for Broadway Information IBDB: The official source for Broadway Information

Pinterest

IBDB: Internet Broadway Database Policies About the Internet Broadway Database Help FAQ/Contact the Internet Broadway Database
  Home Shows People Theatres Characters Awards Songs grosses  
The Broadway League
 

Official Broadway League sites:

 
Quick Search For:   In This Category:  
The credits for this production have not yet been completed or verified.

H.M.S. Pinafore / The Green Table   
The Lass That Loved a Sailor

 

This production was composed of the following shows:


St. James Theatre, (1/21/1942 - 3/14/1942)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date: Jan 21, 1942    
Closing Date: Mar 14, 1942 Total Performances: 18

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



H.M.S. Pinafore

Category: Musical, Comedy, Operetta, Revival, Broadway

Production Staff
Produced by Messrs. Shubert (Lee and J. J.)
Music by Sir Arthur Sullivan; Written by W. S. Gilbert; Musical Director: Louis Kroll
Directed by R.H. Burnside
Cast
Florenz AmesThe Right Honorable Sir Joseph Porter, K.C.B.
First Lord of the Admiralty
Beatrice BabushEnsemble
Mary Lou BartholomewEnsemble
William BermanEnsemble
Phyllis BlakeEnsemble
Morton BoweRalph Rackstraw
William BurgessEnsemble
Ruth CarriganEnsemble
Robert CuriEnsemble
Joseph DunkleyEnsemble
Margaret FischerEnsemble
Sally HadleyEnsemble
Master Arthur HendersonTommy Tucker
John HenricksBill Bobstay
Boatswain
Florence KeezelEnsemble
Lillian KonniverEnsemble
Helen LanvinLittle Buttercup
Mrs. Cripps, a Portsmouth Bumboat Woman
Allan LowellEnsemble
Mary LundonEnsemble
Edith MaisonEnsemble
Edward MarshEnsemble
Victoria MayerEnsemble
Joseph MonteEnsemble
Vera MullerEnsemble
Doris PantoplasEnsemble
Bertram PeacockCaptain Corcoran
Commander of H.M.S. Pinafore
Frederic PerssonBill Bobstay
Boatswain
Robert PitkinDick Deadeye
Anthony PitreEnsemble
Edward PlattBob Beckett
Ensemble
Lillian PurdueEnsemble
Kathleen RocheJosephine
the Captain's Daughter
Morris RohrEnsemble
Rosylin RossEnsemble
Margaret RoyCousin Hebe
Larry ShindelEnsemble
Otto SimanekEnsemble
Sylvia SingerEnsemble
Marie ValdezEnsemble
John WheelerEnsemble
Natalie WinstonEnsemble
Carl WolfEnsemble

The Green Table

Category: Special, Dance, Drama, Original, Broadway

Production Staff
Produced by Messrs. Shubert (Lee and J. J.)
Music by Frederic Cohen; Conceived by Kurt Jooss
Directed by Kurt Jooss
Costume Design by H. Heckroth
Cast
Rolf AlexanderDeath
Noelle de MosaThe Young Girl
Jack GansertThe Standard-Bearer
Eva LeckstroemThe Old Mother
Henry ShwarzThe Young Soldier
Jack SkinnerThe Old Soldier
Bunty SlackThe Woman
Hans ZulligThe Profiteer
music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by William S. Gilbert
H.M.S. Pinafore
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 pressingRalph Rackstraw, Bill Bobstay (Boatswain) and Bob Beckett
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