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The Mikado    The Town of Titipu

This production played in repertory with The Pirates of Penzance, Trial by Jury & H.M.S. Pinafore

Mark Hellinger Theatre, (10/04/1949 - 10/08/1949)
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Opening Date: Oct 04, 1949    
Closing Date: Oct 08, 1949 Total Performances: 8

Category: Musical, Operetta, Revival, Broadway
Description: A comic operetta in two acts
Setting: Courtyard of Ko-Ko's official residence. Ko-Ko's garden in Titipu.

Production Staff
Produced by S.M. Chartock
Written by W. S. Gilbert; Music by Sir Arthur Sullivan
Directed by S.M. Chartock
Scenic Design by Ralph Alswang; Costume Design by Peggy Morrison; Lighting Design by Ralph Alswang
Production Manager: Lewis Pierce
Morton Bowe
son of Mikado, disguised as a wandering minstrel
Robert Eckles
Lord High Everything Else
Jean Handzlik
an Elderly Lady, in love with Nanki-Poo
Beverly Janis
one of Three Sisters, ward of Ko-Ko
Joseph Macaulay
The Mikado of Japan
Earle MacVeigh
a Noble Lord
Elaine Malbin
one of Three Sisters, ward of Ko-Ko
Ralph Riggs
Lord High Executioner of Titipu
Kathleen Roche
one of Three Sisters, ward of Ko-Ko
Craig Timberlake
a Noble Lord
music by Arthur Sullivan; lyrics by W. S. Gilbert
ACT 1 Sung By
If You Want to Know Who We Are Chorus of Men
A Wand'ring Minstrel I Nanki-Poo and Chorus
Our Great Mikado, Virtuous Man Pish-Tush and Chorus
Young Man, Despair, Likewise Go To Pooh-Bah, Nanki-Poo and Pish-Tush
And Have I Journey'd for a Month Nanki-Poo and Pooh-Bah
Behold the Lord High Executioner Ko-Ko
As Some Day It May Happen Ko-Ko and Chorus
Comes a Train of Little Ladies Chorus of Girls
Three Little Maids From School Yum-Yum, Peep-Bo, Pitti-Sing and Chorus
So Please You, Sir, We Much Regret Yum-Yum, Peep-Bo, Pitti-Sing, Pooh-Bah and Chorus
Were You No to Ko-Ko Plighted Yum-Yum and Nanki-Poo
I Am So Proud Ko-Ko, Pooh-Bah and Pish-Tush
With Aspect Stern and Gloomy Stride Company
ACT 2 Sung By
Braid the Raven Hair Pitti-Sing and Chorus of Girls
The Sun, Whose Rays Are All Ablaze Yum-Yum
Brightly Dawns Our Wedding Day Yum-Yum, Pitti-Sing, Nanki-Poo and Pish-Tush
Here's a How-de-do! If I Marry You Yum-Yum, Nanki-Poo and Ko-Ko
Mi-ya-sa-ma-mi-ya-sa-ma Chorus
The Criminal Cried as He Dropped Him Down Pitti-Sing
A More Humane Mikado Never Did in Japan Exist The Mikado of Japan and Chorus
The Criminal Cried as He Dropped Him Down Ko-Ko, Pooh-Bah and Chorus
The Flowers That Bloom in the Spring Nanki-Poo, Ko-Ko, Yum-Yum, Pitti-Sing and Pooh-Bah
Alone, and Yet Alive Katisha
On a Tree by a River, a Little Tom-tit Sang Willow, Tit-willow Ko-Ko
There Is a Beauty in the Bellow of the Blast Katisha and Ko-Ko
For He's Gone and Married Yum-Yum Company