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The Pirates of Penzance   
The Slave of Duty

 
This production played in repertory with The Mikado, Trial by Jury & H.M.S. Pinafore, Iolanthe

Majestic Theatre, (4/09/1934 - 5/12/1934)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date: Apr 09, 1934    
Closing Date: May 12, 1934 Total Performances: 16

Category: Musical, Comedy, Operetta, Revival, Broadway
Description: A comic operetta in two acts
Setting: A rocky seashore on the coast of Cornwall. A ruined chapel by moonlight.
Comments: Opened 4/9/34, closed 4/14/34 after 8 perfs.; re-opened 5/7/34, closed 5/12/34 for 8 perfs.



Production Staff
Produced by S.M. Chartock
Libretto by W. S. Gilbert; Music by Sir Arthur Sullivan; Musical Director: J. Albert Hurley
Directed by Lee Daly
Scenic Design by Franklyn Ambrose
Cast
Walter BartholomewEnsemble
Frances BavielloKate
General Stanley's Daughter
Frank BenedictEnsemble
John BestEnsemble
Lauretta BrislinEnsemble
Caroline CantlinEnsemble
John CardiniEnsemble
Jean ChaseEnsemble
John CherryMajor General Stanley
Francis ClarkeEnsemble
Roy CropperFrederic
the Pirate Apprentice
William DanforthEdward
a Sergeant of Police
Sidney DuanyEnsemble
John EatonEnsemble
Lloyd EricsonEnsemble
Laura FergusonEdith
General Stanley's Daughter
Harrison FullerEnsemble
Elinor GilmoreEnsemble
Thomas GreenEnsemble
Vivian HartMabel
General Stanley's Daughter
Margaret HenzelEnsemble
Elizabeth KerrEnsemble
Charlotte La RoseEnsemble
Siegfried LangerEnsemble
Barbara MartsinEnsemble
Frank MurrayEnsemble
Geraldine OliveEnsemble
Beatrice PonsEnsemble
Doris ReedEnsemble
Vera RossRuth
Pirate 'Maid-of-all-Work'
Celia SchiffrinEnsemble
Olga SchumacherIsabel
General Stanley's Daughter
Doris SnyderEnsemble
Margaret WalkerEnsemble
Allan WareEnsemble
Allen WaterousSamuel
The Pirate King's Lieutenant
Herbert WaterousRichard
The Pirate King
John WillardEnsemble
Hobson YoungEnsemble
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