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Edwin and Angelina   
or The Banditti

John Street Theatre, (12/19/1796 - 12/19/1796)
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Opening Date: Dec 19, 1796    
Closing Date: Dec 19, 1796 Total Performances: 1

Category: Musical, Drama, Opera, Original, Broadway
Setting: A forest in the north of England.

Production Staff
Based on the ballad "The Hermit" (from "The Vicar of Wakefield") by Oliver Goldsmith; Libretto by Elihu Hubbard Smith; Lyrics by Oliver Goldsmith; Music by Victor Pelissier
Scenic Design by Charles Ciceri
Business Manager: William Dunlap
Mr. CrosbyWalter
John HodgkinsonSifrid
Mrs. John HodgkinsonAngelina
John E. MartinEthelbert
Mr. MillerHugo
Mr. MuntoEdred
Joseph TylerEdwin
ACT 1 Sung By
When wars surround, and dangers rifeEdred and Banditti
The generous heart, distressed with shameSifrid
When'er Oppression dares to urgeSifrid
ACT 2 Sung By
The lover, journeying to his fairEthelbert
The bird, when summer charms no moreAngelina
The mother, anxious for her childSifrid
Sweet are the fleet and flying hoursSifrid and Ethelbert
ACT 3 Sung By
O Memory! Thou fond deceiverEdwin
Turn gently hermit of the daleAngelina
Then turn, my son, and freely shareEdwin
When, in our youth, a friend we findSifrid
But mine the sorrow, mine the faultAngelina
Turn, Angelina, ever dearEdwin
Now burst the shout of joy aroundChorus