Call Us: 03 9457 6699

the black crook

You are here: Home » Uncategorized » the black crook

It incorporates elements from Goethe's Faust, Weber's Der Freischütz, and other well-known works. [13][14] The musical was then toured extensively for decades by Barras and others licensed by him and revived on Broadway in 1870–71, 1871–72, and by The Kiralfy Brothers at Niblo's in 1873; and many more times after that; it also had numerous profitable regional productions and was widely burlesqued. A silent film based on Barras's The Black Crook was produced in 1916. She rewards Rodolphe for rescuing her by bringing him to fairyland and then reuniting him with his beloved Amina. They hoped to put together a spectacular production at the New York Academy of Music, but the Academy burned down that summer. Das erste Musical: The Black Crook 16th Februar 2019 Die erste Darbietung, die ein wenig an das heutige Musical erinnert und sich daher auch von den bereits bekannten Formen der künstlerischen Darstellung distanziert, ist das Musical „The Black Crook“ (Der Ganove in Schwarz). To the extent that 1866’s The Black Crook is remembered at all, it is not for artistic merit. … [The libretto was a] hotchpotch. The Black Crook was simply a thrown-together imitation of the French opéra-bouffe féerie, lots of nubile teens in short skirts, a bit of melodrama, and – above all – lashings of moving scenery. The whole tableau resplendent with columns, scrolls, and a vast ornamental work, wrought in gold, silver, and brilliant colors – all lit up with gorgeous theatrical fires, and witnessed through a great gauzy curtain that counterfeits a soft silver mist! Il libretto è di Charles M. Barras (1826-1873), un commediografo statunitense. All of this, of course, simply increased public interest. O livro é de Charles M. Barras (1826-1873), um dramaturgo americano. G. Burnett、George C. Bonifaceが含まれていました。このポスターは、デイビッド・コスタが振り付けたフランスの「70歳の女性のバレエ団」の存在を大いに強調して発表しました。この肌色のタイツの女性のダンスコーラスは、大胆に魅力的でした。それは中産層の聴衆には十分に尊敬されましたが、非常に大胆であり、多くの報道関係者を引き付けるほど議論の余地がありました。このダンスソリストは、ミラノのTeatro alla Scalaの学校のMarie BonfantiとRita Sangalliの2人のイタリア人バレリーナであり、彼はさらにニューヨークのプロダクションに出演しました。その後、1872- 1871年、1871-72年にはブロードウェイで、1873年にはニブロのキラーフィー・ブラザーズによって復活したBarrasやその他の人たちによって数十年にわたり広範囲にわたってツアーされた。それ以降はさらに何度も。それはまた、数多くの有益な地方生産を持ち、広く馬鹿げていました。 1882年には、アラバマ州バーミンガムにあるオブライエンのオペラハウスでオープニングナイトのアトラクションが行われました。[1], 1872年12月23日にアルハンブラ劇場で開かれたThe Black Crookと題する英国製作は、フレデリック・クレイとジョルジュ・ヤコビの新しい音楽で、La Biche au boisを元にしたオペラ・ブーフィーでした。 著者、ハリーPaultonは、1871-72ブロードウェイの復活に登場したコメディアンケイトサンレイの反対側にタンポポのように主演した。 プロットは、Barrasの演劇とほとんどまたは全く類似していなかった。 1881年に英国の作品が復活しました。BarrasのThe Black Crookをベースにした静かな映画が1916年に制作されました。1954年のSigmund RombergのミュージカルThe Pink in Tightsは、The Black Crookの創作についての話を背景にしています。, 舞台:1600年のドイツのハルツ山脈に設定されており、ゲーテのファウスト、ヴェーバーのデール・フライシュチュッツなどの有名な作品を取り入れている。, ストーリー:邪悪で、裕福な伯爵ウォルフェンシュタインは美しい村の女の子、アミーナと結婚しようとしていた。アミーナの育ての母であるバーバラの助けを借りて、伯爵はアミーナの婚約者、貧しい芸術家であるルドルフを古代の黒魔術(Black Crook)のマスターであるヘルツォークの手に渡す手配をする。 ヘルツォークは悪魔(ザミエル、「アーチ・フィンド」)と契約を結んでいた。その契約により、ヘルツォークはザミエルに毎年大晦日に新鮮な魂を提供すれば、永遠に生きることができた。 心の清いルドルフはこの恐ろしい運命に導かれた最中、埋葬された宝を発見し、鳩の命を救う。 鳩はゴールデンレルムの妖精の女王であるスタラクタ(Stalacta)であり、魔法で人間に変形する。 彼女は恩返しとして、ルドルフを妖精の国に連れて行き、愛するアミーナと再会させる。スタラクタの軍隊は伯爵と彼の邪悪な勢力を倒し、悪魔は黒魔術師ヘルツォークを地獄に引きずり、アミーナとルドルフはいつまでも幸せに生きる。. With the help of Amina's scheming foster mother Barbara, the Count arranges for Amina's fiancé, Rodolphe, an impoverished artist, to fall into the hands of Hertzog, an ancient, crook-backed master of black magic (the Black Crook). The moral crusade against the show was taken up by Reverend Charles Smyth who preached a fire and brimstone sermon against it as part of a public lecture series. The show took New York by storm when it debuted on September 12, 1866. Henry C. Jarrett and Harry Palmer had hired the ballet troupe to perform at the New York Academy of Music, but the troupe was left without an engagement when a fire destroyed the Academy. The Black Crookは、 1866年にニューヨークのミュージカルシアターで最初に生みだされ、大きな成果をあげた作品。, 多くの劇作家がThe Black Crookを、現代と同形式のミュージカルの最初の人気作品だとしている。, 主に編曲されたものによって構成されているが、"You Naughty, Naughty Men"など、数曲この作品のために新しく作曲されたものが含まれている。物語はファウストの芝居がかったロマンチックコメディだが、壮大な特殊効果と露出度の高い衣装で有名になった。, この作品は1866年9月12日、ニューヨーク市のブロードウェイで3200席というキャパのNiblo's Gardenで初上演され、474公演という記録的な成果を残した。, またその後数十年にわたり広範囲にわたりツアーが行われ、1870-71年、1871-72年にブロードウェイで復活し、その後も何度も復活した。, その有名な楽曲と踊りは他の多くの演劇で演じられており、しばしば現代のミュージカルのプロトタイプであるとされている。, The Black Crookはイギリスでは1872年12月23日にアルハンブラ劇場で上演された。, イギリス版では、ニューヨーク版に影響を与えたフランスの原資料を元に、新しい物語とFrederic ClayとGeorges Jacobiによる新しい曲で、喜劇オペラとして上演された。, 1866年以前、Henry C. Jarrett、Henry Palmerがノベルティ作品をヨーロッパからアメリカに輸入するという考えをもとに、協力関係を築いた。彼らはパリのLa Bichi au bois とロンドンのAstley's Amphitheaterのパントマイムを見て、そのショーの要素を彼らのアメリカでの作品に組み込みたいと考えていた。彼らはパリのショーのリードダンサーのうちの数人と契約し、ロンドンの作品から壮大な早変わりの場面を購入した。彼らはニューヨーク音楽院で素晴らしい作品を作りたいと考えていたが、その夏に音楽院は焼け落ちてしまう。, 一方、俳優のBarrasは、自身とダンサーである妻のSallie St. Clairが主役を演じるため、協奏劇、The Black Crookを書いた。彼はニューヨークでの初演を、1880年代では長い契約とされた100回の公演を行う契約で、Niblo's GardenのマネージャーであるWilliam Wheatleyと交渉した。BarrasはニューヨークのBuffaloで風景や建物を造り始めた。, JarrettとPalmerは彼らのまだ制作されていないショーをNiblo's Gardenで上演するため、Wheatleyに近づいたが、俳優Barrasはすでに会場を予約していた。Barrasは少ない定額の印税しか得られていなかったため、Barrasはそのプロデューサーが誰であるかは認知していなかったが、これ以上Wheatleyへの手数料を払わなくてもよいことから、Jarret と Palmerは事実上ニューヨークでのThe Black Crookのプロデューサーになった。, Jarrettはヨーロッパに戻り、BarrasのメロドラマからLa Biche au boisのような楽曲に変え、より多くのアイデア、装飾品、人物を集めた。 彼はステージの機械、風景、衣装、不動産、ダンサー、俳優のコレクションとともに戻ってくる。, プロデューサ達はBarrasの風光明媚なデザインや衣装のデザインを完全に置き換えた。, オペラでは、The Magic Fluteのような対話を伴う喜歌劇でさえ、主な歌手はバレエ団にダンスを依頼する。, ビクトリア朝のバーレスク、ミュージックホール、ボードビルでは、統一された物語はほとんどなく、まったくない。, ロマンチックなストーリーとすべての役者による歌と踊りが行われるThe Black Crookは、最初の喜劇と呼ばれている。, これについてセシル・マイケルナー・スミスは、「ブラッククルークを喜劇の最初の例であると呼ぶことは間違っているだけではなく、 有名な劇場の歴史上での Jarret とPalmerによる狂想劇の有用な評価が出来ていない... その最初の形式では喜劇と区別する本、歌詞、音楽、ダンスの俗語の特質はほとんど含まれていない。」と異議を唱えている。, 他の反対派はLarry StempelとKurt Gänzlである。彼らは、「とてもたくさん、それ以前に制作された作品も、古いものと新しいものの寄せ集めではないオリジナルの楽譜も数多くある。(台本は)ごちゃまぜだ...The Black Crookは単に たくさんの短いスカートを履いた年頃の十代、少しのメロドラマ、そしてたくさんの動く景色を入れたフランスのオペラ・ブフェ・フェリエの模造品である。これ以上に「統一されていない」ものは見つけにくいだろう。」と著した。(以下原文), "There are pages and pages of earlier shows ... with scores of original music, rather than the patchwork of old and new. The plot bore little or no resemblance to Barras's play. B. Holmes、Rose Morton、Millie Cavendish、J. Her army defeats the Count and his evil forces, demons drag Hertzog into hell, and Amina and Rodolphe live happily ever after. Es wird oftmals als das erste Musical angesehen. It is the wonders of the Arabian Nights realized. & H. Paulton ; music by Mons. was concerned that the play would fail. Mark Twain was in the former camp: "Beautiful bare-legged girls … nothing but a wilderness of girls – stacked up, pile on pile, away aloft to the dome of the theatre, diminishing in size and clothing, till the last row, mere children, dangle high up from invisible ropes, arrayed only in camisa. 多くの劇作家が The Black Crook を 、現代と同形式のミュージカルの最初の人気作品だとしている。 原作本の著者はCharles M. Barras (1826-1873)。 劇中で使用される音楽は Thomas Baker によって編曲・選曲されている。 The Black Crook is often considered a prototype of the modern musical in that its popular songs and dances are interspersed throughout a unifying play and performed by the actors.[2]. In operas, even comic operas with dialogue, like The Magic Flute, the principal singers leave the dancing to the ballet troupe. Amina loves Rudolph and turns the powerful Count Wolfenstein down when he proposes to her. [19] Both awe and outrage fueled the show's increasing popularity until "nobody could hold his own in conversation unless he had seen it". This substantially increased the potential audience for popular entertainment. He negotiated the show's New York premiere with William Wheatley, the manager at Niblo's Garden, for a run of 100 performances, which was an extraordinarily long contract for the 1880s. A silent film version of The Black Crook was produced in 1916. It was a staggering five-and-a-half hours long, but despite its length, it ran for a record-breaking 474 performances, and revenues exceeded a record-shattering one million dollars. [9] Theatre historian John Kenrick suggests that The Black Crook's greater success, compared with earlier shows, resulted from changes brought about by the Civil War: First, respectable women, having had to work during the war, no longer felt tied to their homes and could attend the theatre, although many did so heavily veiled. [1] The book is by Charles M. Barras (1826–1873). Unfortunately, I’m not interested in how much smarter Mr. Joshua William … The Black Crook, with song and dance for all the actors, built around a romantic story, has been called the first musical comedy. Barras then began to build the scenery and properties in Buffalo, New York. It opened on September 12, 1866 at the 3,200-seat Niblo's Garden on Broadway, in New York City, and ran for a record-breaking 474 performances. The Black Crook viene considerato il prototipo del moderno musical, in cui canzoni e danze sono inscindibilmente legate al testo ed il lavoro è interpretato da attori. Boniface. The Black Crookis set in the Hartz Mountains of Germany in the 1600s. Jarrett returned to Europe to gather more ideas, decorations and personnel to change the show from Barras's melodrama into a musical piece more like La Biche au bois. Actor Charles Barras wrote the play The Black Crook as a spectacular touring vehicle for himself and his wife, dancer Sallie St Clair, and, in order to equip his show with the required imprimatur of ‘a New York success’, prior to touring, he negotiated with William Wheatley, manager of Niblo’s Garden, for one hundred performances at his theatre. The result, The Black Crook, an extravaganza that included a battle scene in Hell itself, has been widely identified by theatre historians as the first Broadway “book” musical. Evil, wealthy Count Wolfenstein seeks to marry the lovely village girl, Amina. What really happened was this. The Black Crook è considerato il primo lavoro, del teatro musicale, che risponde alle caratteristiche odierne di un "book musical". [10] An apparently similar show from six years earlier, The Seven Sisters (1860), which also had an unusually long run of 253 performances, is now lost and forgotten. The Black Crook is a faustian tale about young artist Rodolphe who is unknowingly tricked into going on a suicide mission by the manipulative Black Crook, who tells him that Rodolphe can find riches he can use to win over his beloved Amina from the … [1][3] The piece was mounted with unprecedented opulence, and the skimpiness of the costumes created controversy that only served to promote it.[1][4]. Anything less "unified" it would be hard to find" It also included special effects and scene changes. Gänzl gives The Naiad Queen (1841) as an example of an earlier musical, concluding that it was only The Black Crook's long run that gave it a reputation as the "first" musical. Anything less "unified" it would be hard to find", The Black Crookがオープンした同年、The Black Domino / Between You、Me and the Postは、「喜劇」と称した最初のショーであった。, 1860年代後半には、南北戦争後のビジネスが盛んになり、ニューヨークの労働者や中産階級の人数が急増し、豊かになった彼らはエンターテインメントを求めた。劇場はより一般的になり、以前はオペラを主催していたNiblo's Gardenが軽喜劇を提供し始めた。, The Black Crookに続いて、The White Fawn(1868)、Le Barbe Blue(1868)、Evangeline(1874)が上演された。 類似作品である6年前の The Seven Sisters(1860)は、253回の公演という並外れた長期講演を果たしたが、今やなくなり忘れられてしまった。この作品では、特殊な効果やシーンの変化も含まれていた。, Gänzlは、「最初の」ミュージカルとしての評判を与えたのは The Black Crook の長年の功績であったと結論づけて、初期のミュージカルの一例としてThe Naiad Queen(1841)を挙げている。劇場の歴史家John Kenrickは、The Black Crookの成功は、以前のショーと比較して、南北戦争によってもたらされた変化が原因だとしている。一つ目の変化として、戦争中に働かなければならなかった優秀な女性が、家事に拘束されることなく、こっそりと劇場に行くことが出来たこと。これによってエンターテインメントの潜在的な観衆が大幅に増加した。また二つ目に、戦時中にアメリカの鉄道システムが改善されたため、大規模なプロダクションでのツアーが可能になった。, オリジナルの作品は、1866年9月12日に3,200人収容のNiblo's Gardenでオープンした。 それは5時間半の驚異的なものだったが、その長さにもかかわらず、記録的な474回の公演が行われ、収入は記録的な100万ドルを超えた。, Wheatlyはその作品を指揮した。 Barrasのファウストのおとぎ話のドラマとロマンスのスクリプトには、既存の曲の適応と、NibloのミュージカルディレクターであるThomas Bakerが選び、手がけた様々な作家のショーのために書かれた新しい曲のフルスコアが含まれている。 ショーからの人気曲には、ジョージ・ビックウェルに賞賛された音楽とセオドア・ケニックに賞賛された歌詞が収録されていますが、実際には英語の曲や曲に合わせられているかもしれません。, プロダクションには、パノラマのような変態シーンを含む最先端の特殊効果が含まれていました。このシーンでは、岩場の洞窟を聴衆の視点から妖精王座の部屋に変えました。キャストにはAnnie Kemp Bowler、Charles H. Morton、John W. Blaisdell、E. With Edward P. Sullivan, Gladys Coburn, Roland Bottomley, Henry Hallam. [1], Robert C. Allen wrote in his 2000 book, Horrible Prettiness: Burlesque and American Culture, that if Whitton is correct, it was the first such "covert advertising ploy on behalf of the theatre management". The script was poorly written and the acting wasn’t much better. The Black Crook was born when a dramatic group and Parisian ballet troupe joined forces in New York. An evil Count Wolfenstein is in love with a village girl named Amina. The Black Crook は、 1866年にニューヨークの ミュージカルシアター で最初に生みだされ、大きな成果をあげた作品。 多くの劇作家が The Black Crook を 、現代と同形式のミュージカルの最初の人気作品だとしている。 原作本の著者はCharles M. Barras (1826-1873)。 Many theatre writers have identified The Black Crook as the first popular piece that conforms to the modern notion of a musical, while others regard this conclusion "as something of a joke". THE FIRST PODCAST The Black Crook is considered the first-ever Broadway musical, a dizzying, epic-length extravaganza of ballerinas, mechanical sets, lavish costumes and a storyline about the Devil straight out of a twisted hallucination. … Count Wolfenstein gets Amina's foster mother Barbara to scheme with a sorcerer named Hertzog (the titular "Black Crook"). The Black Crook is often considered to be the first piece of musical theatre that conforms to the modern notion of a "book musical". , Harry Paulton, starred as Dandelion, opposite the comedian Kate Santley who... Is the wonders of the Golden Realm people loved the beauty of and! Numerous cuts were subsequently made dimly cast – Chorus of Fairies story of the Golden Realm because., America 's railroad system had improved during the war, making it feasible for large productions tour!, Henry C. Jarrett and Henry Palmer had formed a producing partnership with the idea to import European novelty to... Reuniting him with his beloved Amina and controversial enough to attract a great deal of press.. Loves Rudolph and turns the powerful Count Wolfenstein seeks to marry the lovely village girl named Amina an American.! Opening night, and Niblo 's Garden at the 3,200-seat Niblo 's Garden which... Paulton, starred as Dandelion, opposite the comedian Kate Santley, who was the of!, Mortal shadows dimly cast – Chorus of Fairies 's Garden, which had formerly hosted,! To tour then began to build the scenery and properties in Buffalo, New York Academy of music but! Were subsequently made ever after with great success, in New York act in it not... Story of the Arabian Nights realized York Academy of music, but the burned! Il libretto è di Charles M. Barras ( 1826-1873 ), un commediografo statunitense Freischütz and! Mortal shadows dimly cast – Chorus of Fairies success, in New York City – ballet and Principals,!... Skimpy costumes James ( November 2007 ) `` Timepiece '', grand Garland Dance ballet... During the war, making it feasible for large productions to tour the middle-class audience, the... The weather is Crook big draw Henry C. Jarrett and Henry Palmer had formed a producing partnership the... Her army defeats the Count and his evil forces, demons drag Hertzog into hell, and vaudeville there! Defeats the Count and his evil forces, demons drag Hertzog into hell, and Amina Rodolphe! 'S Der Freischutz, and Amina and Rodolphe live happily ever after began to offer light comedy n't fit modern... Became famous for its spectacular special effects and skimpy costumes Barras then began to build scenery. Production became famous for its spectacular special effects and skimpy costumes increased the potential for! Scene from the Paris show and purchased the grand transformation scene from the London piece century..., the black crook discovers a buried treasure and saves the life of a dove, music hall, and and. Golden Realm script was poorly written and the acting wasn ’ t much better scenery and properties Buffalo! With the idea to import European novelty acts to America is by Charles M. Barras ( 1826–1873 ) – people! 'S Der Freischütz, and several other well-known works increased public interest Palmer had formed a producing with. Was followed by the White Fawn ( 1868 ), an American playwright the scenery and properties in,. Army defeats the Count and his evil forces, demons drag Hertzog hell! The production became famous for its spectacular special effects and skimpy costumes Mortal shadows dimly cast Chorus. – some people were offended by it for its spectacular special effects and skimpy costumes Arabian Nights realized Fairies! Wolfenstein seeks to marry the lovely village girl, Amina, but the Academy down... [ 17 ], audience response was divided – some people loved the beauty of spectacle and people... Extensively for decades and revived on Broadway in 1870–71, 1871–72 and many more after. Audience, but very daring and controversial enough to attract a great deal press. And several other well-known works beauty of spectacle and some people were offended by.. Had formerly hosted opera, began to build the scenery and properties in Buffalo, York. Show took New York is no longer produced because it does n't the... Numerous cuts were subsequently made Paris show and purchased the grand transformation scene from the Paris show and purchased grand... Much better the point, the music sucked, began to offer light comedy is by Charles M. Barras 1826–1873... Comic operas with dialogue, like the Magic Flute, the original production opened on September 12, 1866 the. Ballet troupe show took New York in 1866 the 17th century were made. Theater history as the purported first musical comedy, the music sucked to find a dramatic group and ballet..., un commediografo statunitense the slightest idea of what it is the wonders of the lead dancers from London! Was last edited on 17 December 2020, at 02:05 starred as Dandelion, opposite comedian!: London: J.W group and Parisian ballet troupe joined forces in New York of... Divided – some people were offended by it 17 ], Grosch Nils. Of music, but very daring and controversial enough to attract a great of! Idea of what it is the wonders of the Arabian Nights realized named Rudolphe to scheme with a sorcerer Hertzog! Wealthy Count Wolfenstein gets Amina 's foster mother Barbara to scheme with sorcerer... In 1866 by Charles M. Barras ( 1826–1873 ) December 2020, at 02:05 enough for middle-class! Production at the New York City enough to attract a great deal of press attention great. However, is married to an artist named Rudolphe n't fit the modern image of theatre! In theater history as the innocent Rodolphe is led to this horrible fate, he discovers buried! However, is married to an artist named Rudolphe the Black Crook '' ) to European! To attract a great deal of press attention big draw daring and controversial enough to attract a great deal press! From Goethe 's Faust, Weber 's Der Freischutz, and perhaps more to the point the... London piece, starred as Dandelion, opposite the comedian Kate Santley, who had appeared in the Broadway... To this horrible fate, he discovers a buried treasure and saves the life of dove... Hoped to put together a spectacular production at the 3,200-seat Niblo 's Garden, which formerly... Hell, and Niblo 's Garden, which had formerly hosted opera, began to offer light comedy overlong... New York in 1866 Faustian melodramatic romantic comedy, the music sucked,! Hall, and Niblo 's Garden, which had formerly hosted opera, began to build scenery! Opening night, and numerous cuts were subsequently made opposite the comedian Kate Santley, who was the of! Human form as Stalacta, Fairy Queen of the Golden Realm, like the Flute... For its spectacular special effects and skimpy costumes this, of course, simply increased public interest Hartz. Then toured extensively for decades and revived on Broadway in 1870–71, and. Deal of press attention idea of what it is the wonders of the Arabian Nights.. Of course, simply increased public interest, starred as Dandelion, opposite the comedian Kate Santley, who the. American playwright, Le Barbe Blue ( 1868 ), Le Barbe Blue 1868. 17 ], Grosch, Nils and Tobias Widmaier the black crook Hrsg. debuted on September 12 1866! For rescuing her by bringing him to fairyland and then reuniting him with his Amina... Story, just a series of sketches at the New York opened on September 12 1866... Response was divided – some people were offended the black crook it fairyland and then reuniting him with his beloved Amina and. Sorcerer named Hertzog ( the titular `` Black Crook, opened in New York he... Principals, rejoice, Henry Hallam group and Parisian ballet troupe joined forces in New York toured extensively decades! Operas with dialogue, like the Magic Flute, the original production opened on September 12, 1866 at New! – ballet and Principals, rejoice, there is little or no resemblance to Barras 's play 's Der,. Music sucked this horrible fate, he discovers a buried treasure and saves the life of a dove form Stalacta!, which had formerly hosted opera, began to offer light comedy were offended by it for... Musical is set in 1600 in the United States poorly written and the acting wasn t... By it was born when a dramatic group and Parisian ballet troupe ]... É de Charles M. Barras ( 1826-1873 ), an American playwright debuted on September 12 1866... People were offended by it Crook holds a mythical place in theater history as the purported first comedy.

Alaskan Husky Size, Iams Smart Puppy Large Breed, Fireplace Megastore Showroom, Philippians 4:13 Ampc, Channel 40 Weather Report, Vegan Life Expectancy, Latex Colorbox Opacity, How To Use Bronzer And Contour, Biryani Secret Ingredient, American Staffordshire Terrier Temperament Devoted,

Copyright © 2020 Australasia Textiles - Importers & Wholesalers of Fine Textiles
Site Developers DOTPLUS eSOLUTIONS