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Cox and Box / H.M.S. Pinafore    The Long Lost Brothers

This production was composed of the following shows:

Songs for Cox and Box are listed as Act 1


Martin Beck Theatre, (9/28/1936 - 11/21/1936)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date: Sep 28, 1936    
Closing Date: Nov 21, 1936 Total Performances: 16

Category: Musical, Operetta, Revival, Broadway
Description: A musical in One Act


Cox and Box

Category: Musical, Operetta, Original, Broadway

Setting: Furnished room in Bouncer's house, Bloomsbury, London.

Production Staff
Produced by D'Oyly Carte Opera Company
Libretto by F.C. Burnand; Music by Sir Arthur Sullivan; Musical Director: Isidore Godfrey; Based on the farce "Box and Cox" by John Maddison Morton
Cast
John Dean
John James Box
A Journeyman Printer
Richard Dunn
James John Cox
A Journeyman Hatter
Richard Walker
Sergeant Bouncer
Late of the Dampshire Yeomanry, with military remi

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
Written by W. S. Gilbert; Music by Sir Arthur Sullivan; Musical Director: Isidore Godfrey
Cast
Sylvia Cecil
Josephine
the Captain's Daughter
Marjorie Eyre
Cousin Hebe
Darrell Fancourt
Dick Deadeye
Radley Flynn
Bob Beckett
Evelyn Gardiner
Little Buttercup
Mrs. Cripps, a Portsmouth Bumboat Woman
Martyn Green
The Right Honorable Sir Joseph Porter, K.C.B.
First Lord of the Admiralty
Derek Oldham
Ralph Rackstraw
Leslie Rands
Captain Corcoran
Commander of H.M.S. Pinafore
Richard Walker
Bill Bobstay
Boatswain

ACT 1 Sung By
Rataplan (Yes, yes, in those merry days)
(music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by Francis C. Burnand)
Sergeant BouncerLate of the Dampshire Yeomanry, with military remi
Stay, Bouncer, Stay
(music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by Francis C. Burnand)
James John CoxA Journeyman Hatter and Sergeant BouncerLate of the Dampshire Yeomanry, with military remi
Hush-a-bye, Bacon
(music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by Francis C. Burnand)
John James BoxA Journeyman Printer
My Master Is Punctual
(music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by Francis C. Burnand)
James John CoxA Journeyman Hatter
Who are you, Sir?
(music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by Francis C. Burnand)
James John CoxA Journeyman Hatter, John James BoxA Journeyman Printer and Sergeant BouncerLate of the Dampshire Yeomanry, with military remi
The Buttercup
(music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by Francis C. Burnand)
James John CoxA Journeyman Hatter and John James BoxA Journeyman Printer
Three years ago
(music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by Francis C. Burnand)
John James BoxA Journeyman Printer
Sixes
(music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by Francis C. Burnand)
James John CoxA Journeyman Hatter and John James BoxA Journeyman Printer
My hand upon it
(music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by Francis C. Burnand)
ACT 2 Sung By
We sail the ocean blue
(music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by William S. Gilbert)
I'm called little Buttercup
(music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by William S. Gilbert)
Little ButtercupMrs. Cripps, a Portsmouth Bumboat Woman
The Nightingale sigh'd for the moon's bright ray
(music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by William S. Gilbert)
Ralph Rackstraw and Chorus
A maiden fair to see
(music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by William S. Gilbert)
Ralph Rackstraw and Chorus
I am the Captain of the Pinafore
(music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by William S. Gilbert)
Captain CorcoranCommander of H.M.S. Pinafore and Men's Chorus
Sorry her lot
(music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by William S. Gilbert)
Josephinethe Captain's Daughter
Over the bright blue sea Comes Sir Joseph Porter, K. C. B.
(music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by William S. Gilbert)
Women's Chorus
We sail the ocean blue (Reprise)
(music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by William S. Gilbert)
Men's Chorus
I am the monarch of the sea
(music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by William S. Gilbert)
The Right Honorable Sir Joseph Porter, K.C.B.First Lord of the Admiralty, HebeSir Joseph's First Cousin, Bill BobstayBoatswain and Chorus
When I was a lad
(music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by William S. Gilbert)
The Right Honorable Sir Joseph Porter, K.C.B.First Lord of the Admiralty and Chorus
A British tar is a soaring soul
(music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by William S. Gilbert)
Ralph Rackstraw, Bill BobstayBoatswain and Bob Beckett
Refrain, audacious tar, your suit from pressing
(music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by William S. Gilbert)
Josephinethe Captain's Daughter and Ralph Rackstraw
Can I survive this overbearing?
(music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by William S. Gilbert)
Principals and Chorus
ACT 3 Sung By
Fair moon, to thee I sing!
(music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by William S. Gilbert)
Captain CorcoranCommander of H.M.S. Pinafore
Things are seldom what they seem
(music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by William S. Gilbert)
Little ButtercupMrs. Cripps, a Portsmouth Bumboat Woman and Captain CorcoranCommander of H.M.S. Pinafore
The hours creep on apace
(music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by William S. Gilbert)
Josephinethe Captain's Daughter
Never mind the why or wherefore
(music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by William S. Gilbert)
Josephinethe Captain's Daughter, Captain CorcoranCommander 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
(music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by William S. Gilbert)
Captain CorcoranCommander of H.M.S. Pinafore and Dick Deadeye
Carefully on tiptoe stealing
(music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by William S. Gilbert)
Dick Deadeye, Captain CorcoranCommander of H.M.S. Pinafore, Josephinethe Captain's Daughter, Ralph Rackstraw, HebeSir 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!
(music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by William S. Gilbert)
Ralph Rackstraw, Josephinethe Captain's Daughter, The Right Honorable Sir Joseph Porter, K.C.B.First Lord of the Admiralty, HebeSir Joseph's First Cousin, Dick Deadeye, Bill BobstayBoatswain, Bob Beckett, Little ButtercupMrs. Cripps, a Portsmouth Bumboat Woman and Chorus
A many years ago, when I was young and charming
(music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by William S. Gilbert)
Little ButtercupMrs. Cripps, a Portsmouth Bumboat Woman and Chorus
Oh joy, oh rapture unforseen
(music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by William S. Gilbert)
Principals and Chorus