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Victor Herbert

Sweethearts (1913)

A Comic Opera in 2 Acts

Music by Victor Herbert
Book by Harry B. Smith and Fred DeGrassac
Lyrics by Robert Smith Narration by Tom Petiet

CSH04P-2M   SWEETHEARTS, music only…..….$20
Concert performance, music only. 2 piano accomp.

Sweethearts
Overture.............................................................. The Two Pianos
ACT I The Courtyard of the Laundry of the White Geese Bruges, Belgium
Opening Chorus “Iron, Iron, Iron”....................... Paula, Jeannette, Nanette, and the Girls
On Parade............................................................ The Ensemble
The Game of Love............................................... Karl and The Five Girls
There is Magic in a Smile..................................... Liane and The Ensemble
Sweethearts.......................................................... Sylvia and The Ensemble
Every Lover Must Meet His Fate......................... Prince and The Ensemble
Mother Goose...................................................... Sylvia and Girls
The Angelus.........................................................Sylvia, Prince
Jeannette and Her Little Wooden Shoes.............. Liane, Slingsby, Caniche, and Van Tromp
Finale................................................................... Sylvia, Liane, Karl, Paula, Van Tromp and
The Ensemble

ACT II The Royal Hunting Lodge-Zilania, a year later
Entr'acte...............................................................The Two Pianos
Waiting for the Bride.......................................... The Men of The Ensemble
Pretty as a Picture................................................Van Tromp and The Men of the Ensemble
What She Wanted and What She Got................Paula and Girls
In The Convent....................................................Sylvia and The Ensemble
Talk About This--Talk About That......................Karl and Liane
I Don't Know How I Do It, But I Do...................Slingsby
The Cricket on the Hearth...................................Sylvia, Prince
The Ivy and the Oak.............................................Sylvia
Pilgrims of Love .................................................. Slingsby, Caniche, Van Tromp
Finale Act II..........................................................Paula, Prince, Van Tromp, Slingsby,
Caniche, Sylvia and The Ensemble

Cast

Sylvia.................................................................... Diane McEwen-Martin
Prince Franz.......................................................................... Mitch Gillett
Liane, A milliner......................................................................... Kim Parr
Lieutenant Karl.................................................................. David Troiano
Hon. Percival Slingsby........................................................... Glenn Perry
Petrus Van Tromp................................................................... Tom Petiet
Aristide Carniche................................................................. Dennis Eagle
Paula, Proprietress of the Laundry................................. Laura Christian
Jeannette, Her Daughter...................................................... Kaori Emery
Clairette, her daughter, “The Romantic Girl”................. Milena Grubor
Babette, her daughter, “The Coquettish Girl”...................... Lynn Bishop
Lisette, her daughter, “The Disdainful Girl”............. Kimberley Dolanski
Nanette, her daughter........................................................... Cindy Boote
Toinette, her daughter.......................................................... Katie Ciluffo
The Military Maid.........................................................Adrienne Webster
The Country Girl..................................................................... Holly Perry
Narrator (Mikel)............................................................Jack Fitz-William

ENSEMBLE: Lynn Bishop, Cindy Boote, Laura Christian, Katie Ciluffo,
Kim Dolanski, Dennis Eagle, Kaori Emery, Mitch Gillett, Milena Grubor,
Diane McEwen-Martin, Kim Parr, Glenn Perry, Holly Perry, Tom Petiet,
David Troiano, Adrienne Webster

Music Director ..................................................................... Adam Aceto
Personnel Mgr. and Repetetieur ................................... Patrick Johnson
Adam Aceto and Patrick Johnson at the two pianos

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