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The Bohemian Girl   

Park Theatre, (11/25/1844 - 12/14/1844)
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Opening Date: Nov 25, 1844    
Closing Date: Dec 14, 1844 Total Performances: 17

Category: Musical, Comedy, Opera, Original, Broadway
Description: An opera in three acts
Setting: Château of Count Arnheim; On the Road to the Gypsies' Encampment; The Encampment; Road to the Fair; A Square in Pressburg; The Hall of Justice; Reception Room in the Château of Count Arnheim.

Production Staff
Libretto by Alfred Bunn; Music by Michael William Balfe; after the ballet-pantomime "La Gypsy" by Jules Henri Vernoy de Saint-Georges and Mazilier; from the story "La Gitanella" by Miguel de Cervantes; Musical Director: Mr. Chubb
Maître de Ballet: Monsieur Martin
Scenic Design by Mr. Hillyard; Costumes and decorations by Mr. Dejonge; Machinery by Mr. Speyers
Conducted by Mr. Chubb
Mr. Anderson
A. Andrews
Count Arnheim
Miss Augusta
Corps de Ballet
Mrs. Barton
Mrs. Boulard
Mrs. Burrows
Mr. Charles
Corps de Ballet
Miss Clara
Corps de Ballet
Miss Cohen
Mr. Colman
Miss Delia
Corps de Ballet
Miss Dyott
in Act 1
Mrs. John Dyott
Mr. Emilius
Corps de Ballet
Mr. Frazer
Mr. Freeland
Mr. Gallot
Mrs. Gallot
Corps de Ballet
Mr. Gourlay
Mrs. Griffith
Mr. Harris
Mr. Henrique
Corps de Ballet
Mrs. Hiffart
Mr. Hoffman
Corps de Ballet
Mr. Holman
Miss Jacobs
Corps de Ballet
Mrs. Jacobson
Mr. Joseph
Corps de Ballet
Mr. Kavanagh
Mr. King
Corps de Ballet
Mr. Kneass
Captain of the Guard
Mrs. Knight
Queen of the Gipsies
Mr. Leach
Mr. Litch
Monsieur Martin
Principal Dancer
Mr. Pearson
S. Pearson
Mr. Pearson, Jr.
Mr. Povey
Miss Ritter
Corps de Ballet
Miss Rosa
Corps de Ballet
Mr. Sardoff
Mr. Schneph
Edward Seguin
Mrs. Anne Seguin
in Acts 2, 3
Mr. Selle
Miss St. Clair
Julia Turnbull
Principal Dancer
Mr. Van Pragg
Mr. Whalan
Corps de Ballet
Mrs. Wiesa
Mrs. Willis
Mr. Wilson
Corps de Ballet
Miss Yates
Corps de Ballet
music by Michael William Balfe; lyrics by Alfred Bunn
ACT 1 Sung By
Up with the Banner Chorus
A soldier's life Count Arnheim
Without Friends Thaddeus
'Tis sad to leave our fatherland Thaddeus
In the gipsy's life you read Gipsies
Comrade, your hands Thaddeus and Devilshoof
Is no succour near at hand? Florestein
What means this alarm? Thaddeus
Down with the daring slave Thaddeus, Devilshoof, Count Arnheim, Florestein and Chorus
What sounds break on the ear Chorus
Thou in might supreme
Follow, follow
ACT 2 Sung By
Silence, Silence! The lady moon Queen of the Gypsies, Florestein, Devilshoof and Gipsies
I dreamt I dwelt in marble halls Arline
The wound upon thine arm Arline and Thaddeus
What is the spell hath yet effaced Arline
Listen, while I relate the hope of a gipsy's fate Arline, Queen of the Gypsies, Devilshoof and Thaddeus
In the gipsy's life you read (Reprise) Gipsies
'Tis gone- the past was all a dream Queen of the Gypsies
This is thy deed Queen of the Gypsies and Thaddeus
In the gipsies' life/ Come with the gipsy bride Chorus and Arline
Life itself is at the best Chorus
From the Valleys and Hills Arline and Queen of the Gypsies
Sir Knight and Lady, Listen Arline
Shame! Shame! Principals and Chorus
The heart bow'd down Count Arnheim
Hold! Hold! Arline, Count Arnheim and Florestein
ACT 3 Sung By
The past appears to me but a dream Arline
Then you'll remember me Thaddeus
Through the world thou wilt fly, love Arline, Thaddeus and Devilshoof
Welcome the present Arline, Queen of the Gypsies, Florestein and Count Arnheim
Though every hope be fled Arline, Queen of the Gypsies, Thaddeus, Florestein and Count Arnheim
See at your feet a suppliant one Arline
When the fair land of Poland Thaddeus
Pity for one in childhood torn Thaddeus
The feuds of a nation's strife Count Arnheim
Let not the soul for sorrows grieve Arline, Thaddeus and Count Arnheim
Oh, what full delight Arline and Chorus