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Knights of Song   

Hollywood Theatre, (10/17/1938 - 10/29/1938)
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Opening Date: Oct 17, 1938    
Closing Date: Oct 29, 1938 Total Performances: 16

Category: Musical, Play, Original, Broadway
Description: A musical excursion into the lives of Gilbert and Sullivan
Setting: London and New York from 1878 to 1907


Production Staff
Produced by Laurence Schwab
Book by Glendon Allvine; Based on a story by Glendon Allvine and Adele Gutman Nathan; Musical Director: George Hirst; Orchestrations furnished by Tams-Witmark Music Library, Inc.; Additional orchestrations by Harold Sanford
Staged by Oscar Hammerstein II; Gilbert and Sullivan musical excerpts staged by Avalon Collard
Scenic Design by Raymond Sovey; Costume Design by Kate Lawson
Cast
John Adair
McManus
Jay Amiss
Ensemble
Earl Ashcroft
Ensemble
Charles Atkin
James McNeil Whistler
Reginald Bach
Richard D'Oyly Carte
Victor Beecroft
Harris
Beulah Blake
Ensemble
Freeman Bloodgood
Ensemble
Nigel Bruce
William Schwenk Gilbert
Ralph Bunker
Sir Joseph Porter
H.M.S. Pinafore
Major General
Pirates of Penzance
Judge
Trial by Jury
Singer
Martha Burnett
Midshipmate
H.M.S. Pinafore
Isabelle
Pirates of Penzance
Peep-Bo
The Mikado
Singer
Angus Cairns
Ensemble
Robert Chisholm
Oscar Wilde
Virginia Cole
Ensemble
Robert Collins
Butler
Ensemble
Burr Crandall
Organ Grinder
Norman Crandall
Ensemble
Shirley Dale
Cousin Hebe
H.M.S. Pinafore
Mabel
Pirates of Penzance
Yum-Yum
The Mikado
Three Little Maids
The Mikado
Singer
Paul Davin
Ensemble
Shannon Dean
Vera Tracy
Vera Dean
Ensemble
Vera Deane
Three Little Maids
The Mikado
Annamary Dickey
Edith
Pirates of Penzance
Pitti-Sing
The Mikado
Three Little Maids
The Mikado
Singer
Mary Dyer
Buttercup
H.M.S. Pinafore
Ruth
Pirates of Penzance
Singer
Bruce Evans
James Caldwell Bradley
Perkins
Anthony Ferrara
Ensemble
William Foran
Union Delegate
Ann Francis
Ensemble
Shirley Gale
Wardrobe Woman
Davie Gladstone
Ensemble
Carrie Glenn
Maid
Norman Gray
Herald Reporter
Ensemble
Sally Hadley
Ensemble
Natalie Hall
Mrs. Cynthia Bradley
Edward Hayes
Ensemble
Karl Holly
Officer of the Deck
Ensemble
Mary Hoppel
Katisha
The Mikado
Dame Carruthers
Yeomen of the Guard
Singer
Rosalind Ivan
Mrs. Gilbert
Myrtis Jackson
Clara
Josephine
H.M.S. Pinafore
Kate
Pirates of Penzance
Patience
Patience
Singer
Dorothy Johnson
Lady-in-Waiting
Ensemble
Lois Kirk
Ensemble
Earle MacVeigh
Corcoran
H.M.S. Pinafore
Samuel
Pirates of Penzance
Singer
Emily Marsh
Ensemble
John Moore
Arthur Seymour Sullivan
Henry Mowbray
His Grace, The Archbishop of Canterbury
Sandra Nova
Ensemble
Winston O'Keefe
George Bernard Shaw
Remington Olmstead
Ensemble
Eva Paul
Mary Lou Simmons
Molly Pearson
Her Majesty, Queen Victoria
Orlo Rexford
Ponsonby
Dick Deadeye
H.M.S. Pinafore
Pish-Tush
The Mikado
Singer
Martha Roberts
Sarah Burnside
Leonard Rocky
Flunkey
Ensemble
Edward Ryan, Jr.
David, Grandson of Edward VII
David Showalter
Tribune Reporter
Lord Ansel
Laurence Siegel
Ensemble
Singer
Lawrence Siegle
Mate
H.M.S. Pinafore
Pirate King
Pirates of Penzance
Betty Sparks
Ensemble
George Vaughan
Bosum
H.M.S. Pinafore
Ensemble
Singer
Gladstone Waldrip
Timer Reporter
Ensemble
Ruth Wenton
Ensemble
Everett West
Thomas
Ralph
H.M.S. Pinafore
Frederic
Pirates of Penzance
Nanki-Poo
The Mikado
Marco
Gondoliers
Singer
Rex Williams
His Imperial Highness, Crown Prince Wilhelm
Monty Woolley
His Royal Highness, Albert Edward, Prince of Wales
music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by W. S. Gilbert
ACT 1 Sung By
Over the Bright Blue Sea (from H.M.S. PINAFORE) Singing Girls
Sir Joseph's Berge Is Seen (from H.M.S. PINAFORE) Singing Men and Singing Girls
Now Give Three Cheers (from H.M.S. PINAFORE) Sir Joseph Porter (H.M.S. Pinafore), Corcoran (H.M.S. Pinafore) and Cousin Hebe (H.M.S. Pinafore)
When I Was a Lad (from H.M.S. PINAFORE) Sir Joseph Porter (H.M.S. Pinafore), Cousin Hebe (H.M.S. Pinafore) and Ensemble
H. M. S. Pinafore Act 2 Finale (from H.M.S. PINAFORE) Corcoran (H.M.S. Pinafore), Sir Joseph Porter (H.M.S. Pinafore), Cousin Hebe (H.M.S. Pinafore), Josephine (H.M.S. Pinafore), Ralph (H.M.S. Pinafore), Dick Deadeye (H.M.S. Pinafore) and Ensemble
Ring the Merry Bells (from H.M.S. PINAFORE) Mrs. Cynthia Bradley, Corcoran (H.M.S. Pinafore), Sir Joseph Porter (H.M.S. Pinafore) and Guests
I Was a Pale Young Curate Then (from THE SORCERER) Oscar Wilde
Merry Young Heart (from THE SORCERER) Mrs. Cynthia Bradley and Arthur Seymour Sullivan
When I, Good Friends (from TRIAL BY JURY) Arthur Seymour Sullivan
Onward Christian Soldieres Mrs. Cynthia Bradley
Opening Chorus of The Pirates of Penzance (from THE PIRATES OF PENZANCE) Samuel (Pirates of Penzance) and Pirates
Oh, Is There Not One Maiden Breast (from THE PIRATES OF PENZANCE) Frederic (Pirates of Penzance) and Singing Girls
Poor Wandering One (from THE PIRATES OF PENZANCE) Mabel (Pirates of Penzance) and Singing Girls
Policeman's Song (from THE PIRATES OF PENZANCE) Sergeant and Policeman
The Pirates of Penzance Act 2 Finale (from THE PIRATES OF PENZANCE) Pirate King (Pirates of Penzance), Major General (Pirates of Penzance), Ruth (Pirates of Penzance), Mabel (Pirates of Penzance), Edith (Pirates of Penzance), Kate (Pirates of Penzance), Frederic (Pirates of Penzance), Samuel (Pirates of Penzance), Mrs. Cynthia Bradley and Ensemble
ACT 2 Sung By
Happy With Winged Feet (from IVANHOE) Clara and Thomas
None Shall Part Us (from IVANHOE) Mrs. Cynthia Bradley and Arthur Seymour Sullivan
The Flowers That Bloom in the Spring (from THE MIKADO) Mrs. Cynthia Bradley and Arthur Seymour Sullivan
Am I Alone? (from PATIENCE) Oscar Wilde
The Moon and I (from THE MIKADO) Mrs. Cynthia Bradley
The Mikado Act 1 Finale (from THE MIKADO) Katisha (The Mikado), Nanki-Poo (The Mikado), Yum-Yum (The Mikado), Pitti-Sing (The Mikado), Peep-Bo (The Mikado) and Pish-Tush (The Mikado)
Three Little Maids from School (from THE MIKADO) Three Little Maids (The Mikado)
I Am a Judge (from TRIAL BY JURY) Judge (Trial by Jury) and Ensemble
The Screw May Twist (from THE YEOMEN OF THE GUARD) Dame Carruthers (Yeomen of the Guard) and Ensemble
For I Am Blithe (from PATIENCE) Patience (Patience)
Take a Pair of Sparkling Eyes (from THE GONDOLIERS) Marco (Gondoliers)
Bow Bow (from IOLANTHE) Principals and Ensemble