Help, Help, the Globolinks!
Composer: Gian Carlo Menotti
Librettist: Gian Carlo Menotti
Other Artistic Personnel: Alwin Nikolais (choreographer)
Nicolas Schoffer (designer)
Matthias Kuntzsch (conductor)
Original Cast: Edith Mathis (Emily)
Arlene Saunders (Madame Euterpova)
Raymond Wolansky (Dr. Stone)
William Workman (Tony)
Kurt Marschner (Timothy)
Ursula Boese (Miss Newkirk)
Franz Grundheber (Mr. Lavender-Gas)
Noel Mangis (Dr. Turtlespit)
NDR Childrens Choir (chorus)
Work Web Site: http://www.schirmer.com/default.aspx?TabId=2420&St
Premiere Date: December 21, 1968
Producing Company: Hamburgische Staatsoper
Description: A busload of children becomes stranded when the vehicle breaks down. It is soon surrounded by unearthly globolinks, who are repulsed by musical sounds. A child goes off to get help and the children are saved by the intervention of good music.
Character List (Major): EMILY, 14 years old (Soprano)
MADAME EUTERPOVA, the Music Teacher (Soprano)
DR. STONE, Dean of St. Paul's School (High Baritone)
TONY, the Bus Driver (Baritone)
TIMOTHY, the School Janitor (Tenor)
MISS PENELOPE NEWKIRK, the Mathematics Teacher (Mezzo-Soprano)
MR. LAVENDER-GAS, the Literature Professor (Baritone)
DR. TURTLESPIT, the Science Professor (Bass)
Length: 01:10
Total Acts: 1
Chorus: 12 CHILDREN (some of whom are required to sing small solo parts)
GLOBOLlNKS
Orchestration: 2 fl, ob, 2 cl, bsn - 2 hrn, 2 tpt, 2 tbn, tba - timp, perc - pf - str; tp
alt.: 1(pic)11(bcl)0/1101/perc/pf.hp/str; tp
Contact: G. Schirmer, Inc.
Address: 257 Park Avenue South, 20th Floor
New York, NY 10010
E-mail Address: pm@schirmer.com
Phone: 212-254-2100
Publisher Web Site: http://www.schirmer.com/default.aspx?TabId=2420&St
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