The Mikado

Opera - Revival

44th Street Theatre

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  • First Preview:
  • Opening Date: April 11, 1925
  • Closing Date: May 1, 1925
  • Previews:
  • Performances: 33

Playwright: W. S. Gilbert

Libretto: W. S. Gilbert

Music: Sir Arthur Sullivan


The son of the Mikado of Japan disguises himself as a wandering minstrel to woo the fair Yum-Yum, who is scheduled to marry the Lord High Executioner, in Gilbert and Sullivan's satirical operetta.


Opening Night Cast

Tom Burke Nanki-Poo
William Danforth The Mikado of Japan
Leo De Hierapolis Pish-Tush
Sarah Edwards Katisha
Stanley Forde Pooh-Bah
Lupino Lane Ko-Ko
Barbara Maurel Pitti-Sing
Marguerite Namara Yum-Yum
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Opening Night Production Credits

  W. S. Gilbert Libretto
  Sir Arthur Sullivan Music
  Milton Aborn Staging
  Lee Shubert Producer
  J.J. Shubert Producer
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Shows That Opened That Season: 1924 - 1925

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