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The Beggar Student   

Casino Theatre , (3/22/1913 - 4/19/1913)
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Opening Date:Mar 22, 1913   
Closing Date:Closing date unknown Total Performances:33

Category: Musical, Comedy, Opera, Revival, Broadway
Description: An opera in three acts adn five scenes
Setting: Cracow

Production Staff
Produced by Messrs. Shubert (Lee and J. J.) and William A. Brady
Music by Karl Millocker; Original Viennese libretto "Der Bettelstudent" by F. Zell and Richard Genee; Based on "Fernande" by Victorien Sardou; Based on "The Lady of Lyons" by Sir Edward Bulwer-Lytton; Musical Director: Frank P. Paret
Staged by William J. Wilson; Choreographed by Emile Agoust
Scenic Design by H. Robert Law; Costume Design by Melville Ellis
Emile Agoust Special Dances in Act 2
Arthur Aldridge Janitsky
A Polish noble
Anita Baretto Chorus
Louise Barthel Eva
Cousin of Palmatica
Mr. Bendall Chorus
Mr. Benedict Chorus
Mr. Bryant Chorus
Mr. Clay Chorus
Mr. Cody Chorus
Kate Condon Countess of Palmatica
Jeannette Cook Chorus
Mr. Cronan Chorus
Arthur Cunningham Enterich
A Jailer
Mr. Curran Chorus
Nellie DeGrossart Chorus
Ballet Dancer
Louis Derman Sitzka
Mr. Dolan Chorus
Rozsika Dolly Special Dances in Act 2
Blanche Duffield Laura
The Contess' Daughter
Dorothy Duncan Chorus
Millie Dupree Chorus
Ballet Dancer
Marion Earle Chorus
Mr. Edwin Chorus
Ella Evans Chorus
Ballet Dancer
Jack Evans Major Holzhoff
Paul Farnac Lieutenant Wangerheim
Bessie Fisher Chorus
Leo Frankel Alexis
A Prisoner
Joseph P. (J.P.) Galton Major Schweinitz
Viola Gillette Lieutenant Poppenburg
M. Hamilton Chorus
Florence Hart Chorus
David Heilbrunn Mayor of Cracow
DeWolf Hopper General Ollendorf
Governor of Cracow
Olin Howland Onouphrie
The Countess' Servant
C. A. Hughes Ensign Richtofen
Mildred Jackson Chorus
Ballet Dancer
Louis Jaffee Chorus
Violet Lawson Chorus
Parker Leonard Piffke
Mr. Litchfield Chorus
Shirley Love Chorus
Gladys Macdonald Chorus
George MacFarlane Symon Symonovicz
The Beggar Student
Lawrence Mack Chorus
Helen Marche Chorus
Betty Marshall Chorus
Mr. Max Chorus
Mr. Mayer Chorus
Cecile Mayo Chorus
Ballet Dancer
Eva Mckenzie Chorus
Ballet Dancer
Charles W. Meyers Bogumil
Cousin of Palmatica
Lavinia Miller Chorus
Robert Milliken Captain Henrici
Elsie Mitchell Chorus
Lucille Monroe Chorus
Grace Moore Chorus
Trixie Moore Chorus
Nina Napier Maid of Honor
Helen Neilsen Chorus
Bessie Nelligan Chorus
Miss. Nemo Ballet Dancer
Nemo Ormsden Ballet Dancer
Maude Preston Chorus
Marjory Purcell Chorus
Rosamund Rankin Chorus
Mr. Reyborn Chorus
Mr. Rice Chorus
Adelaide Robinson Olga
Alexis' Wife
Harry Rose Chorus
Ethel Roslyn Chorus
Anna Savce Chorus
Mr. Shannon Chorus
Harry Smith Puffke
Helen Steele Chorus
Teddy Stein Chorus
Mr. Stuart Chorus
Constance Talbot Chorus
Mr. Walker Chorus
Elisabeth Warde Chorus
Mr. Warshaw Chorus
Anna Wheaton Bronislava
The Contess' Daughter
Mr. Williams Chorus
Mr. Zerbee Chorus
ACT 1Sung By
Our husbands, alas! They've lock'd up in jail Enterich (A Jailer), Puffke and Chorus
When with good cheer the festive board doth smile Chorus
And they say toward ladies one should gallantly behave General Ollendorf (Governor of Cracow)
The world to soaring genius ever quick recognition has refused! Symon Symonovicz (The Beggar Student), Janitsky (A Polish noble) and Saxon Officers
Confounded cell, at last I leave thee! Symon Symonovicz (The Beggar Student), Janitsky (A Polish noble) and Saxon Officers
Hurrah, hip, hurrah! the fair has begun
Some little shopping really we ought to do Laura (The Contess' Daughter), Bronislava (The Contess' Daughter), Countess of Palmatica and Onouphrie (The Countess' Servant)
That is the Prince Wibicki with his Secretary there! General Ollendorf (Governor of Cracow), Laura (The Contess' Daughter), Bronislava (The Contess' Daughter), Countess of Palmatica, Eva (Cousin of Palmatica), Symon Symonovicz (The Beggar Student) and Saxon Officers
You love each other! Principals and Chorus
ACT 2Sung By
I at last have found a husband Laura (The Contess' Daughter), Bronislava (The Contess' Daughter), Countess of Palmatica and Onouphrie (The Countess' Servant)
This kiss, sweet love, our union shall cement forevermore! Bronislava (The Contess' Daughter) and Janitsky (A Polish noble)
Shall I tell her? or keep silence? Laura (The Contess' Daughter) and Symon Symonovicz (The Beggar Student)
Most happy bride, for you life's skies are clearing General Ollendorf (Governor of Cracow), Symon Symonovicz (The Beggar Student), Countess of Palmatica, Janitsky (A Polish noble), Saxon Officers and Chorus
One day I was perambulating along the Ganges General Ollendorf (Governor of Cracow)
There in the chamber Polish they acted quite Mongolish General Ollendorf (Governor of Cracow)
Wedding bells are sweetly ringing Principals and Chorus
ACT 3Sung By
Shabby young hussy! penniless cheat! Chorus
I'm penniless and outlawed too Symon Symonovicz (The Beggar Student)
Hush they come! See, there the fellow stands! Countess of Palmatica, Symon Symonovicz (The Beggar Student), General Ollendorf (Governor of Cracow), Eva (Cousin of Palmatica), Bogumil (Cousin of Palmatica), Janitsky (A Polish noble), Laura (The Contess' Daughter), Bronislava (The Contess' Daughter) and Saxon Officers
The land is free, united we, a daring game brought luck and fame! Symon Symonovicz (The Beggar Student), Laura (The Contess' Daughter), Bronislava (The Contess' Daughter), Principals and Chorus