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Trial by Jury & H.M.S. Pinafore   
The Lass That Loved a Sailor

Trial By Jury Songs are listed as Act 1. Songs for H.M.S. Pinafore are listed as Acts 2 and 3.
 

This production was composed of the following shows:

 
Shubert Theatre , (10/17/1955 - 10/19/1955)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date:Oct 17, 1955   
Closing Date:Oct 19, 1955 Total Performances:13

Category: Musical, Comedy, Operetta, Revival, Broadway
Description: A comic opera in two acts
Setting: Quarterdeck of H.M.S. Pinafore off Portsmouth.


H.M.S. Pinafore

Category: Musical, Comedy, Operetta, Revival, Broadway
Setting: Quarterdeck of H.M.S. Pinafore off Portsmouth.

Production Staff
Produced by D'Oyly Carte Opera Company
Libretto by W. S. Gilbert; Music by Sir Arthur Sullivan; Musical Director: Isidore Godfrey
Staged by Robert A. Gibson
Scenic Design by Joseph Harker and Phil Harker; Ladies' costumes by George Sheringham
General Manager: Frederic Lloyd; Company Manager: Les Appleby
Stage Manager: Jerome Stephens, Herbert Newby and Harry Haste
General Press Representative: Gerald Goode
Cast
Donald Adams Dick Deadeye
George Cook Bob Beckett
Ann Drummond-Grant Little Buttercup
Mrs. Cripps, a Portsmouth Bumboat Woman
Neville Griffiths Ralph Rackstraw
Muriel Harding Josephine
the Captain's Daughter
Trevor Hills Bill Bobstay
Boatswain
Peter Pratt The Right Honorable Sir Joseph Porter, K.C.B.
First Lord of the Admiralty
Jeffrey Skitch Captain Corcoran
Commander of H.M.S. Pinafore
Joyce Wright Cousin Hebe

Trial by Jury

Category: Musical, Comedy, Operetta, Revival, Broadway
Setting: A Court of Justice.

Production Staff
Produced by D'Oyly Carte Opera Company
Libretto by W. S. Gilbert; Music by Sir Arthur Sullivan; Musical Director: Isidore Godfrey
Directed by Robert A. Gibson
Scenic Design by Joseph Harker and Phil Harker; Ladies' costumes by George Sheringham
General Manager: Frederic Lloyd; Company Manager: Les Appleby
Stage Manager: Jerome Stephens, Herbert Newby and Harry Haste
General Press Representative: Gerald Goode
Cast
John Banks Foreman of the Jury
George Cook Associate
Margaret Dobson First Bridesmaid
John Fryatt The Defendant
Trevor Hills Usher
John Reed The Learned Judge
Alan Styler Counsel for the Defense
Kathleen West Plaintiff
Trial by Jury
Hark, the hour of ten is sounding Chorus
When first my old, old love I knew The Defendant
All hail great judge Chorus
When, I good friends, was called to the bar The Learned Judge and Chorus
Swear thou the jury (Recitative) Counsel for the Plaintiff and Usher
Where is the plaintiff? (Recitative) Counsel for the Plaintiff and Usher
Comes the broken flower Bridesmaids
O'er the season vernal Plaintiff
Oh, never, never, never The Learned Judge
May it please you, my lud (Recitative and aria) Counsel for the Plaintiff and All
That she is reeling The Learned Judge, Foreman of the Jury, Plaintiff and All
Oh, gentlemen, listen, I pray The Defendant and Bridesmaids
A nice dilemma we have here The Learned Judge, Counsel for the Plaintiff, The Defendant and Plaintiff
I love him-I love him Plaintiff and The Defendant
The question, gentlemen (Recitative) The Learned Judge, Counsel for the Plaintiff and All
Oh, joy unbounded (Finale) All
H.M.S. Pinafore
ACT 1Sung By
We sail the ocean blue
I'm called little Buttercup (Recitative and Song) Little Buttercup (Mrs. Cripps, a Portsmouth Bumboat Woman)
The Nightingale sigh'd for the moon's bright ray (Scena) Ralph Rackstraw and Chorus
A maiden fair to see (Aria) Ralph Rackstraw and Chorus
I am the Captain of the Pinafore (Recitative, Song, and Chorus) Captain Corcoran (Commander of H.M.S. Pinafore) and Men's Chorus
Sorry her lot Josephine (the Captain's Daughter)
Over the bright blue sea Comes Sir Joseph Porter, K. C. B. Women's Chorus
We sail the ocean blue (Reprise)Men's Chorus
I am the monarch of the sea The Right Honorable Sir Joseph Porter, K.C.B. (First Lord of the Admiralty), Hebe (Sir Joseph's First Cousin), Bill Bobstay (Boatswain) and Chorus
When I was a lad The Right Honorable Sir Joseph Porter, K.C.B. (First Lord of the Admiralty) and Chorus
A British tar is a soaring soul Ralph Rackstraw, Bill Bobstay (Boatswain) and Bob Beckett
Refrain, audacious tar, your suit from pressing Josephine (the Captain's Daughter) and Ralph Rackstraw
Can I survive this overbearing? (Finale) Principals and Chorus
ACT 2Sung By
Fair moon, to thee I sing! Captain Corcoran (Commander of H.M.S. Pinafore)
Things are seldom what they seem Little Buttercup (Mrs. Cripps, a Portsmouth Bumboat Woman) and Captain Corcoran (Commander of H.M.S. Pinafore)
The hours creep on apace (Scena) Josephine (the Captain's Daughter)
Never mind the why or wherefore Josephine (the Captain's Daughter), Captain Corcoran (Commander of H.M.S. Pinafore) and The Right Honorable Sir Joseph Porter, K.C.B. (First Lord of the Admiralty)
The merry maiden and the tar Captain Corcoran (Commander of H.M.S. Pinafore) and Dick Deadeye
Carefully on tiptoe stealing Dick Deadeye, Captain Corcoran (Commander of H.M.S. Pinafore), Josephine (the Captain's Daughter), Ralph Rackstraw, Hebe (Sir Joseph's First Cousin), The Right Honorable Sir Joseph Porter, K.C.B. (First Lord of the Admiralty) and Men's Chorus
Farewell, my own, Light of my life, farewell! Ralph Rackstraw, Josephine (the Captain's Daughter), The Right Honorable Sir Joseph Porter, K.C.B. (First Lord of the Admiralty), Hebe (Sir Joseph's First Cousin), Dick Deadeye, Bill Bobstay (Boatswain), Bob Beckett, Little Buttercup (Mrs. Cripps, a Portsmouth Bumboat Woman) and Chorus
A many years ago, when I was young and charming (Legend) Little Buttercup (Mrs. Cripps, a Portsmouth Bumboat Woman) and Chorus
Oh joy, oh rapture unforseen (Finale) Principals and Chorus