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or, The Demon of Drachenfels

Broadway Theatre, (1/13/1851 - 5/21/1851)
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Opening Date: Jan 13, 1851    
Closing Date: May 21, 1851 Total Performances: 41

Category: Musical, Revival, Broadway
Description: A Grand Romantic Spectacle in Three Acts, 14 scenes.
Comments: "Faustus" was on hiatus from 02/23/1851 through 05/17/1851.

Production Staff
Produced by E.A. Marshall
Written by George Soane; Songs, duets and concerted music by Sir Henry Bishop; Melo-dramatic music composed, selected and arranged by Mons. Perot
Carnival and ballet dances produced under the direction of Mons. Schmdt
Scenic Design by George Heister; Machinery and mechanical changes by E. Speyre; Costumes, decorations, properties and appointments by S. Wallis
Mrs. AbbottRosolia
Daughter of the Count de Casanova, and betrothed to Montolio
Miss AdelinePrincipal Danseuse
Miss CapelLucetta
Grognoso's Daughter, and in love with Wagner
La Petite CarmanManette
Mr. CheckeniPrincipal Grotesque Dancer
Mr. CleverlyOfficer
Mr. ConwayMephistopheles
W. DavidgeWagner
a young German student
Mr. DyottFaustus
the German Doctor
Miss Adelaide GougenheimLiza
Miss Josephine GougenheimLisette
Mr. HarrisEnrico
a gallant Soldier, and brother of Adine
Mr. HartOfficer of the Inquisition
Mr. HermanOfficer of the Inquisition
Mr. HillCount Orsini
a young Venetian, in love with Adine
Mr. HindMarco
a Venetian officer
Mr. KeimesOfficer of the Inquisition
Mr. MarhlerOfficer of the Inquisition
Mr. MathewsGrognoso
Innkeeper and Father to Lucetta
Miss OliviaJanet
Mr. ParryPaolo
Madame PonisiAdine
Sister to Enrico
Mr. ReynoldsAntonio
a Venetian and friend of Enrico
Mr. ScharfBrevillo
a Servant of the Inn, and in love with Lucetta
Mr. ShawMontolio
a Venetian and friend of Enrico
Mr. WhartonLuco
Mr. WhitingCount de Casanova
Father of Rosolia
Mr. WilliamsOfficer
Mr. WiseOfficer
Mr. WrightOfficer
music by Sir Henry Bishop; lyrics by Sir Henry Bishop
(Unless otherwise noted)

ACT 1 Sung By
Home! There's a storm in the whistling blastChorus of Fishermen
The wild bird is rocking in his nestChorus of Hunters
Now for the fireside's cheerful blazeChorus of Peasants
Grand Ballet: Carnival in Venice
I'm a young German scholarWagner (a young German student)
Now prithee your laughing give overCount de Casanova (Father of Rosolia), Lucetta (Grognoso's Daughter, and in love with Wagner) and Wagner (a young German student)
Lucy, Lucy, dear Lucy! wake to the springLucetta (Grognoso's Daughter, and in love with Wagner)
ACT 2 Sung By
Oh, sweetly the noon day's endingAdine (Sister to Enrico)
ACT 3 Sung By
Rejoice, rejoiceInvisible Chorus of Demons
The morn is upLords, Ladies, and Guards
DuetWagner (a young German student) and Lucetta (Grognoso's Daughter, and in love with Wagner)
Fill up, fill up, the vine-wreathed cup (Chorus from LEONORA)
(music by M. Fry; lyrics by M. Fry)