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The Yeomen of the Guard   
The Merryman and His Maid

 
 
Adelphi Theatre , (7/29/1935 - 8/28/1935)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date:Jul 29, 1935   
Closing Date:Aug 28, 1935 Total Performances:12

Category: Musical, Operetta, Revival, Broadway
Description: An operetta in two acts
Setting: Tower Green.


Production Staff
Produced by Lodewick Vroom and The Civic Light Opera Company
Written by W. S. Gilbert; Music by Sir Arthur Sullivan
Scenic Design by Eugene B. Dunkel
Cast
John Albert Ensemble
Jay Amiss Ensemble
Elfrida Andabel Ensemble
Frances Baviello Ensemble
Don Becker Ensemble
Joan Boekholtz Ensemble
Mildred Burke Ensemble
Helene Bush Ensemble
Marion Castleray Ensemble
John Cosby The Headsman
Ensemble
William Danforth Wilfred Shadbolt
Margaret Daum Elsie Maynard
Madeline de Souter Ensemble
Nina Dean Kate Alternate
Alfred Drake First Citizen
Ensemble
Adele Drury Ensemble
George Ebert First Yeoman
Ensemble
Grace Garnett Ensemble
Edith Gibson Ensemble
Eleanor Gilmore Kate
Ensemble
Ione Haals Ensemble
Vivian Hart Phoebe Meryll
Roger Ingham Ensemble
Robert Irving Ensemble
Siegfried Langer Ensemble
Ruth Manners Ensemble
Emily Marsh Ensemble
Howard Marsh Colonel Fairfax
Jean Matus Ensemble
Mildred Mercer Ensemble
Frank Moulan Jack Point
John Muccio Ensemble
Vera Muller Ensemble
Bertram Peacock Sir Richard Cholmondeley
George Rogers Leonard Meryll
Ensemble
Jane Rondthaler Ensemble
Marion Ross Ensemble
Vera Ross Dame Carruthers
Frederick Rudin Ensemble
Jean Talcott Ensemble
Alma Tollefsen Ensemble
Serg Ury Ensemble
Marie Valez Ensemble
William Venturo Second Yeoman
Ensemble
Rudolph Wagner Ensemble
Gertrude Waldon Ensemble
Margaret Walker Ensemble
Herbert Waterous Sergeant Meryll
Solon West Second Yeoman Alternate
Ensemble
music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by W. S. Gilbert
ACT 1Sung By
When a maiden loves she sits and sighs Phoebe Meryll
Tower Warders, under orders People and Warders
This is the autumn of our life Solo Warder
When our gallant Norman foes Dame Carruthers and Warders
Alas! I waver to and fro Phoebe Meryll, Leonard Meryll and Sergeant Meryll
Is life a boon? Colonel Fairfax
Here's a man of jollity Chorus
I have a song to sing, O! Elsie Maynard and Jack Point
How say you, maiden, will you wed? Elsie Maynard, Jack Point and Sir Richard Cholmondeley
I've jibe and joke and quip and crank Jack Point
'Tis done! I am a bride! Elsie Maynard
Were I thy bride Phoebe Meryll
Oh, Sergeant Meryll, is it true-
ACT 2Sung By
Night has spread her pall once more Chorus
Warders are ye? Dame Carruthers
Oh! a private buffoon is a lighthearted loon Jack Point
Hereupon we're both agreed Jack Point and Wilfred Shadbolt
Free from his fetters grim Colonel Fairfax
Strange adventure! Kate, Dame Carruthers, Colonel Fairfax and Sergeant Meryll
Hark! What was that, sir? Elsie Maynard, Phoebe Meryll, Dame Carruthers, Colonel Fairfax, Wilfred Shadbolt, Jack Point, Sir Richard Cholmondeley, Sergeant Meryll and Chorus
A man who would woo a fair maid Elsie Maynard, Phoebe Meryll and Colonel Fairfax
When a wooer goes a-wooing Elsie Maynard, Phoebe Meryll, Colonel Fairfax and Jack Point
Rapture! Rapture! Dame Carruthers and Sergeant Meryll
Comes the pretty young bride