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The Town of Titipu

 

This production was composed of the following shows:


St. James Theatre, (2/03/1942 - 3/14/1942)
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Opening Date: Feb 03, 1942    
Closing Date: Mar 14, 1942 Total Performances: 19

Category: Musical, Operetta, Revival, Broadway
Description: A comic operetta in two acts
Setting: Courtyard of Ko-Ko's official residence. Ko-Ko's garden in Titipu.



The Mikado

Category: Musical, Operetta, Revival, Broadway

Production Staff
Produced by Messrs. Shubert (Lee and J. J.)
Written by W. S. Gilbert; Music by Sir Arthur Sullivan; Musical Director: Louis Kroll
Directed by R.H. Burnside
Cast
Florenz AmesKo-Ko
Lord High Executioner of Titipu
Boston Opera Company EnsembleEnsemble
Morton BoweNanki-Poo
son of Mikado, disguised as a wandering minstrel
Helen LanvinKatisha
an Elderly Lady, in love with Nanki-Poo
Bertram PeacockPooh-Bah
Lord High Everything Else
Frederick PerssonPish-Tush
a Noble Lord
Robert PitkinThe Mikado of Japan
Kathleen RocheYum-Yum
one of Three Sisters, ward of Ko-Ko
Mary RochePitti-Sing
one of Three Sisters, ward of Ko-Ko
Margaret RoyPeep-Bo
one of Three Sisters, ward of Ko-Ko

The Big City

Category: Special, Ballet, Original, Broadway

Production Staff
Produced by Messrs. Shubert (Lee and J. J.)
Music by Alexander Tansman
Choreographed by Kurt Jooss
Costume Design by H. Heckroth
Cast
Noelle de MosaThe Young Girl
Jack GansertThe Libertine
Hans ZulligThe Young Workman

A Ball in Old Vienna

Category: Special, Ballet, Original, Broadway

Production Staff
Produced by Messrs. Shubert (Lee and J. J.)
Music by Joseph Lanner; Music arranged by Frederic Cohen
Choreographed by Kurt Jooss; Staged by Leon Greanin
Costume Design by Aino Sllmola
Cast
Joy Bolton-CarterDancer
Alfredo CorvinoDancer
Marguerite De AngueraDancer
Noelle de MosaHis Sweetheart
Jack GansertDancer
Lucas HovingaThe Eligible Young Man
Elsa KahlHer Aunt
Lydia KocersDancer
Eva LeckstroemHis Partner
Henry ShwarzThe Dancing Master
Jack SkinnerDancer
Bunty SlackHer Aunt
Ulla SoederbaumThe Debutante
Hans ZulligHer Admirer
music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by W. S. Gilbert
The Mikado
ACT 1 Sung By
If You Want to Know Who We AreChorus of Men
A Wand'ring Minstrel INanki-Poo (son of Mikado, disguised as a wandering minstrel) and Chorus
Our Great Mikado, Virtuous ManPish-Tush (a Noble Lord) and Chorus
Young Man, Despair, Likewise Go ToPooh-Bah (Lord High Everything Else), Nanki-Poo (son of Mikado, disguised as a wandering minstrel) and Pish-Tush (a Noble Lord)
And Have I Journey'd for a MonthNanki-Poo (son of Mikado, disguised as a wandering minstrel) and Pooh-Bah (Lord High Everything Else)
Behold the Lord High ExecutionerKo-Ko (Lord High Executioner of Titipu)
As Some Day It May HappenKo-Ko (Lord High Executioner of Titipu) and Chorus
Comes a Train of Little LadiesChorus of Girls
Three Little Maids From SchoolYum-Yum (one of Three Sisters, ward of Ko-Ko), Peep-Bo (one of Three Sisters, ward of Ko-Ko), Pitti-Sing (one of Three Sisters, ward of Ko-Ko) and Chorus
So Please You, Sir, We Much RegretYum-Yum (one of Three Sisters, ward of Ko-Ko), Peep-Bo (one of Three Sisters, ward of Ko-Ko), Pitti-Sing (one of Three Sisters, ward of Ko-Ko), Pooh-Bah (Lord High Everything Else) and Chorus
Were You No to Ko-Ko PlightedYum-Yum (one of Three Sisters, ward of Ko-Ko) and Nanki-Poo (son of Mikado, disguised as a wandering minstrel)
I Am So ProudKo-Ko (Lord High Executioner of Titipu), Pooh-Bah (Lord High Everything Else) and Pish-Tush (a Noble Lord)
With Aspect Stern and Gloomy StrideCompany
ACT 2 Sung By
Braid the Raven HairPitti-Sing (one of Three Sisters, ward of Ko-Ko) and Chorus of Girls
The Sun, Whose Rays Are All AblazeYum-Yum (one of Three Sisters, ward of Ko-Ko)
Brightly Dawns Our Wedding DayYum-Yum (one of Three Sisters, ward of Ko-Ko), Pitti-Sing (one of Three Sisters, ward of Ko-Ko), Nanki-Poo (son of Mikado, disguised as a wandering minstrel) and Pish-Tush (a Noble Lord)
Here's a How-de-do! If I Marry YouYum-Yum (one of Three Sisters, ward of Ko-Ko), Nanki-Poo (son of Mikado, disguised as a wandering minstrel) and Ko-Ko (Lord High Executioner of Titipu)
Mi-ya-sa-ma-mi-ya-sa-maChorus
A More Humane Mikado Never Did in Japan ExistThe Mikado of Japan and Chorus
The Criminal Cried as He Dropped Him DownPitti-Sing (one of Three Sisters, ward of Ko-Ko), Ko-Ko (Lord High Executioner of Titipu), Pooh-Bah (Lord High Everything Else) and Chorus
The Flowers That Bloom in the SpringNanki-Poo (son of Mikado, disguised as a wandering minstrel), Ko-Ko (Lord High Executioner of Titipu), Yum-Yum (one of Three Sisters, ward of Ko-Ko), Pitti-Sing (one of Three Sisters, ward of Ko-Ko) and Pooh-Bah (Lord High Everything Else)
Alone, and Yet AliveKatisha (an Elderly Lady, in love with Nanki-Poo)
On a Tree by a River, a Little Tom-tit Sang Willow, Tit-willowKo-Ko (Lord High Executioner of Titipu)
There Is a Beauty in the Bellow of the BlastKatisha (an Elderly Lady, in love with Nanki-Poo) and Ko-Ko (Lord High Executioner of Titipu)
For He's Gone and Married Yum-YumCompany