“Bitter Sweet” Synopsis of Scenes
Scene 1. Lady Shane’s House in Grosvenor Square (present day).
Scene 2. The Millick’s House in Belgrave Square (1875).
Scene 3. The Ballroom of the Millick’s House (1875).
Scene 1. Herr Schlick’s Cafe in Vienna (1880)
Time – 12 noon.
Scene 2. Hen Schlick’s Cafe. Time – 2 a.m.
Scene 1. Lord Shane’s House in Grosvenor Square (1895).
Scene 2. Lady Shane’s House in Grosvenor Square (present day)
“Bitter Sweet” Musical Numbers
‘That Wonderful Melody’ Singer (Karl Grant) and Chorus
‘The Call of Life’ Lady Shane and Chorus
‘If You Could Only Come With Me’ Carl
‘I’ll See You Again’ Carl and Sarah
‘What Is Love?’ Sarah and Chorus
‘The Last Dance’ Chorus
‘Eeny, Meeny, Miney, Mo’ Sarah and Ladies of the Chorus
‘Footmen’s Quartet’ Footmen
Finale, Act 1 Carl and Sarah and Ladies of the Chorus
Opening Chorus Waiter and Cleaners
‘Ladies of the Town’ Lotte, Freda, Hansi, and Gussi
‘If Love Were All’ Manon
‘Dear Little Cafe’ Carl and Sarah
‘Officers’ Chorus’ Officers and Ladies of Chorus
‘Tokay’ Lieut. Tranish
‘Bonne-Nuit, Merci’ Manon
‘Kiss Me’ Manon
‘Green Carnation Vernon, Cedric, Bertram, and Henry
“Bitter Sweet” Chorus and Ballet
Jewel Lynam, Jan Ellingham, Viki Williams, Chris Kelly, Anne Adams, Sarah Dinsdale.
Paul Du Fresne, Dick Lynam, Hugh McBain, Mark Williams, David Schultze, Mike Kelly.
David Schultze, Mike Kelly, Hugh McBain, Dick Lynam
LADIES OF THE CHORUS
Doreen Morris, Valda Peacock, Anne Adams, Barbara Halford, Janet Rowland, Jan Ellingham, Anne Cleary, Merle Baty.
GENTLEMEN OF THE CHORUS
Roy Seymour, David Collins, Mike Kelly, Dick Lynam, Geoff Bird, David Schultze, Hugh McBain, Doug Turner, Mark Williams.
Members of the Orchestra
Conductor: Mrs E. C. Ellison Leader: Mrs L. L. Ritchie Pianist: Mrs G. Power
Violins: Mr E. C. Ellison, Mrs M. Hurford, Mrs P. Murphy, Mrs K. Hill, Mr A. Stoddart, Miss C. Stevenson, Violas: Miss R. Bennett, Miss R. Bishop. Cellos: Mr E. J, Smith, Mrs E. Todd, Mr D. Bishop, Miss R. Macmillan. Basses: Miss M. Love, Mr G. Bennett. Flute: Mr W. Bennett. Clarinet: Mr A. Farr. Trombone: Mr G. Neave. Trumpet: Mr M. Goebel. Drums: Mrs S. Love or Mr D. Pratt
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