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Babes In Toyland
Victor Herbert
Victor Herbert (February 1, 1859 – May 26, 1924) was an Irish-born, German-raised American composer, cellist, and conductor. He is best known for his many operettas which premiered on Broadway between the 1890s and World War I. He was a founding member of ASCAP, an activist for the legal rights of composers, and influenced the development of the Copyright Act of 1909. Herbert began his career in Vienna, Austria and Stuttgart, Germany where he performed as a cellist. He and his opera singer wife moved to the United States in 1886 when both worked with the Metropolitan Opera. They eventually became citizens and remained in the US for the rest of their lives.
Glen MacDonough
Mitchell (director)
June 17, 1903
Hamlin
Alan and Jane are orphans under the care of their evil Uncle Barnaby. Aiming to steal their inheritance he arranges for them to be shipwrecked but amazingly they survive, rescued by gypsies. The children are taken to Toyland where a dark but whimsical adventure ensues.
Alan
Jane
Uncle Barnaby
The Widow Piper
Tom Tom
Contrary Mary
The Master Toymaker
Little Bo-Peep
Jack and Jill
Peter
Tommy Tucker
Sallie Waters
Little Miss Muffet
Curly Locks
Red Riding Hood
Bobby Shaftoe
Simple Simon
Boy Blue
Hilda, the Widow Piper's maid
Grumio, apprentice to the Master Toymaker
Gonzorgo
Roderigo
Inspector Marmaduke
The Spirit of the Pine
The Spirit of the Oak
The Moth Queen
Gertrude
Length is not available.
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Schedule of Performances Listings
Babes in Toyland (Herbert)
Sunday, December 18, 1994 - Syracuse Opera
Babes in Toyland (Herbert)
Saturday, January 01, 1994 - Light Opera Works
Babes in Toyland (Herbert)
Tuesday, December 28, 1993 - Toledo Opera
Babes in Toyland (Herbert)
Sunday, December 26, 1993 - Light Opera Works
Babes in Toyland (Herbert)
Sunday, December 20, 1992 - Syracuse Opera
Babes in Toyland (Herbert)
Friday, November 29, 1991 - Houston Grand Opera

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