The Mikado

or
The Town of Titipu

  1966

Rippowam High School
April 15 and 16, 1966

Stage Director-
Ellen White Fairfax

Music Director –
Donald Comrie

Chorus Master – Gus Laube
Norwalk Symphony Orchestra

 

Cast

The Mikado …………….. Robert Hastings
The Mikado …………….. Robert Hastings
Yum-Yum………………… Marjorie McIntosh
Ko-Ko …………………….. Bernie Nemoitin
Nanki-Poo……………….. Fontaine Armistead
Pooh-Bah ………………… Joel Fairfax
Katsiha …………………….. LucilleDressler
Pish-Tush ………………… Richard Anthes
Pitti-Sing ………………… . Diane Newman
Peep-Bo ………………….. Sylvia D’Ottavio
Umbrella Bearer………..John Mertz, Bristol Stickney
Mikado’s Guards………..James Gladden, Richard Smith

Chorus

Faith Bell, Lee Cushman, Virgina Fishell, Rosalind Fouser, Phillis Gibson, Diana Gladden, Jeanne Harper, Beverley Johnson, Lisbeth Leonard, Elaine Marks, Alice Mertz, Sonia Nelson, Elaine Perine, Emily Phillips, Louise Risque, Lynne Safarty, Jean Saunders, Patricia Udall, Rhona Vivian, Jane White.

Robert Johnson, Robert Cushman, Frank Gibson, Robert Hill, Gordon Jelliffe, Lowry Kohler, August Laube, David Lutley, Lester Steffens, Wendell Stickney, Humfrey Udall, Ray Arnold.

Backstage: Alexander Flandreau, Betty Day, Ida Scharmer. 

Stamford Advocate

Their handsome, beautifully costumed production is as pleasant as the flowers that bloom in the spring.

The Record

“Their performance had all the earmarks of a group that knows exactly what it is about.”

Village Gazette

“…giving happily orthodox performances. ..direction precise and ebullient—properly traditional but nonetheless spirited and imaginative…”