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The Pirates of Penzance / The Prodigal Son   
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St. James Theatre, (2/17/1942 - 3/14/1942)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date: Feb 17, 1942    
Closing Date: Mar 14, 1942 Total Performances: 11

Category: Musical, Operetta, Revival, Broadway
Description: A comic operetta in two acts
Setting: A rocky seashore on the coast of Cornwall. A ruined chapel by moonlight.



The Pirates of Penzance

Category: Musical, Comedy, Operetta, Original, 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 AmesMajor General Stanley
Boston Opera Company EnsembleEnsemble
Morton BoweFrederic
the Pirate Apprentice
Helen LanvinRuth
Pirate 'Maid-of-all-Work'
Bertram PeacockThe Pirate King
Frederick PerssonSamuel
The Pirate King's Lieutenant
Robert PitkinThe Sergeant of Police
Kathleen RocheMabel
General Stanley's Daughter
Mary RocheEdith
General Stanley's Daughter
Margaret RoyKate
General Stanley's Daughter
Marie ValdezIsabel
General Stanley's Daughter

The Prodigal Son

Category: Special, Ballet, Original, Broadway

Production Staff
Produced by Messrs. Shubert (Lee and J. J.)
Music by Frederic Cohen
Staged by Kurt Jooss
Costume Design by Dimitri Bouchene
Cast
Rolf AlexanderThe Son
Joy Bolton-CarterHarlot
Alfredo CorvinoEnsemble
Marguerite De AngueraEnsemble
Noelle de MosaThe Young Queen
Jack DunphyEnsemble
Jack GansertThe Mysterious Companion
Lucas HovingaEnsemble
Elsa KahlThe Mother
Lydia KocersHarlot
Ensemble
Eva LeckstroemEnsemble
Alida MennenEnsemble
Peter MichaelEnsemble
Lavina NielsonEnsemble
Henry ShwarzEnsemble
Bunty SlackThe Seductress
Ulla SoederbaumEnsemble
Richard G. WyattEnsemble
Hans ZulligEnsemble
The Pirates of Penzance
ACT 1 Sung By
Pour, O Pour The Pirate SherryThe Pirate King, Samuel (The Pirate King's Lieutenant), Frederic (the Pirate Apprentice) and Pirates
When Frederic Was A Little LadRuth (Pirate 'Maid-of-all-Work')
Oh, Better Far To Live And DieThe Pirate King and Pirates
Oh, False One, You Have Deceived Me!Ruth (Pirate 'Maid-of-all-Work') and Frederic (the Pirate Apprentice)
Climbing Over Rocky MountainEdith (General Stanley's Daughter), Kate (General Stanley's Daughter) and Daughters
Stop, Ladies, Pray! Frederic (the Pirate Apprentice) and Daughters
Oh, Is There Not One Maiden BreastFrederic (the Pirate Apprentice) and Daughters
Poor Wandering OneMabel (General Stanley's Daughter) and Daughters
What Ought We To Do?Edith (General Stanley's Daughter), Kate (General Stanley's Daughter) and Daughters
How Beautifully Blue The SkyMabel (General Stanley's Daughter), Frederic (the Pirate Apprentice) and Daughters
Stay, We Must Not Lose Our SensesFrederic (the Pirate Apprentice), Daughters and Pirates
Hold, Monsters!Mabel (General Stanley's Daughter), Samuel (The Pirate King's Lieutenant), Major General Stanley, Daughters and Pirates
I Am The Very Model Of A Modern Major-GeneralMajor General Stanley and Ensemble
Oh, Men of Dark and Dismal FateEnsemble
ACT 2 Sung By
Oh, Dry The Glistening TearMabel (General Stanley's Daughter) and Daughters
Then FredericMajor General Stanley and Frederic (the Pirate Apprentice)
When The Foeman Bares His SteelThe Sergeant of Police, Mabel (General Stanley's Daughter), Police and Daughters
Now For The Pirates' Lair!Frederic (the Pirate Apprentice), The Pirate King and Ruth (Pirate 'Maid-of-all-Work')
When You Had Left Our Pirate FoldRuth (Pirate 'Maid-of-all-Work'), Frederic (the Pirate Apprentice) and The Pirate King
My Eyes Are Fully OpenFrederic (the Pirate Apprentice), Ruth (Pirate 'Maid-of-all-Work') and The Pirate King
Away, Away! My Heart's On FireRuth (Pirate 'Maid-of-all-Work'), The Pirate King and Frederic (the Pirate Apprentice)
All Is PreparedMabel (General Stanley's Daughter) and Frederic (the Pirate Apprentice)
Stay, Frederic, Stay!Mabel (General Stanley's Daughter) and Frederic (the Pirate Apprentice)
Sorry Her LotMabel (General Stanley's Daughter)
No, I Am BraveMabel (General Stanley's Daughter), The Sergeant of Police and Police
When A Felon's Not Engaged In His EmploymentThe Sergeant of Police and Police
A Rollicking Band Of Pirates WePirates, The Sergeant of Police and Police
With Cat-Like Tread, Upon Our Prey We StealPirates, Police and Samuel (The Pirate King's Lieutenant)
Hush, Hush! Not A WordFrederic (the Pirate Apprentice), Pirates, Police and Major General Stanley
Sighing Softly To The RiverMajor General Stanley and Ensemble
FinaleEnsemble