H.M.S. Pinafore

One Act - Revival

Erlanger's Theatre

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  • Opening Date: May 18, 1931
  • Closing Date: May 30, 1931
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Playwright: W. S. Gilbert

Libretto: W. S. Gilbert

Music: Sir Arthur Sullivan


The daughter of the captain of Her Majesty's Ship Pinafore is in love with a humble sailor, despite her father's hopes that she will marry a better-born suitor, in W.S. Gilbert and Arthur Sullivan's operetta.


Opening Night Cast

Ruth Altman Josephine
Ethel Clark Cousin Hebe
William Danforth Dick Deadeye
William C. Gordon Bill Bobstay
Joseph Macauley Captain Corcoran
Howard Marsh Ralph Rackstraw
Frank Moulan The Right Honorable Sir Joseph Porter, K.C.B.
Fay Templeton Little Buttercup
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Opening Night Production Credits

  W. S. Gilbert Libretto
  Sir Arthur Sullivan Music
  Milton Aborn Staging
  The Civic Light Opera Company Producer
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