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The Enchantress   

Chatham Theatre, (5/25/1846 - 6/06/1846)
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Opening Date: May 25, 1846    
Closing Date: Jun 06, 1846 Total Performances: 12

Category: Musical, Drama, Opera, Original, Broadway
Description: A Grand Operatic Drama in Three Acts and a Prologue

Production Staff
Libretto by Alfred Bunn; Music by Michael William Balfe and Mr. Cunnington; adapted from a text by Jules Henri Vernoy de Saint-Georges
Produced under the direction of Joseph Foster
Scenic Design by Mr. Wiser
Mr. BarnettSecond Officer
Dancing Demon
Greek Peasant
First Citizen
Mr. BellamyDoctor Mathanasius
Junius Brutus Booth, Jr.Don Sylvio
Mr. BradshawFirst Greek
Dancing Demon
Miss CohenSpirit of Good
Mr. CroutaMushroom
Cook to the Palace
Mr. DeBarRamir
Miss DenninChild in Prologue
Susan DenninSlendor Puncho
Mr. DennisonNuegez
Mrs. FlynnStella
the Enchantress
C. FosterSpirit of Evil
Mr. FosterGoliah Puncho
Second Greek
Mr. GreenePamba Puncho
Mr. HartDancing Demon
Mr. JonesFourth Senator
Dancing Demon
Mrs. LaForestInissala
Mr. MatthewsFirst Officer
First Senator
Greek Peasant
Harriet PhillipsNeva
Stella's companion
Mr. ReaForte Bracchio
Mr. ResorMumbo Jumba
Dancing Demon
Mr. StaffordAlexis
Mr. Van StavorenPietro
Second Senator
Mr. WilliamsThird Senator
Dancing Demon
Greek Peasant
Second Citizen
Mr. WinansZenofoco Puncho
music by Mr. Cunnington
(Unless otherwise noted)

ACT 1 Sung By
By the Gleaming Stars
However Bright
(music by Michael William Balfe)
Pirates' Prayer
See where the Golden SunRamir
Comrades be Silent
Oh! Rage, Oh! Wild Despair
To Pillage and to deathNuegez
Comrades this pledge beholdNuegez
Behold before high heaven
See where the Vapors of morn arise
(music by Michael William Balfe)
Where earth is troubled
(music by Michael William Balfe)
Ballet d'Ensemble with Flute Solo
(music by Michael William Balfe)
Spirit of Good and Ballet
On her fiend accounts
Comrades and Friends
At early dawnNuegez
We've sworn to defend her
Ever be happy
(music by Michael William Balfe)
Our Presence StillNeva (Stella's companion)
ACT 2 Sung By
Down in Sparkling Glass
Woman's Heart
(music by Michael William Balfe)
Neva (Stella's companion)
Give us bread
The Young Nadir
(music by Michael William Balfe)
Neva (Stella's companion)
Honor's Homage
ACT 3 Sung By
Happy Days of Life
(music by Michael William Balfe)
Hither we come
Ever be happy
(music by Michael William Balfe)
Who has not heardNeva (Stella's companion)
Our Presence StillAll the characters