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					             Hot Mikado Character descriptions and Audition pieces

Character                           Description                                 Audition pieces
  Ko Ko      Theatrical, clumsy, and cowardly, he is the most           Dialogue: p11-12, p18-19, p22-
             unlikely candidate for his post of Lord High               23
             Executioner. He takes great pride in having power,         Music: Little List to bar 22,
             but can't actually bring himself to execute anyone.        Beauty In The Bellow bar 39-47
             He is Yum-Yum's fiancé and guardian. (Tenor)
Pooh Bah     "Lord High Everything Else," from the Archbishop of        Dialogue: p11-12
             Titipu to the chief of police. He gives matter-of-fact     Music: Drums will Crash to bar
             advice from any of his many points of view, and will       38, I am so Proud to bar17
             say anything (even state secrets) for a bribe. He is
             pompous and loves to show off. (Baritone)
Nanki Poo    The son of the Mikado. When he was betrothed to            Dialogue: p15-16, p22-23
             Katisha against his will, he ran away and disguised        Music: Wandering Minstrel to
             himself as a (less-than-talented) trumpeter. A             bar 37, This is what I’ll never do
             hopeless romantic, he will do anything to be with          to bar 18
             Yum-Yum (Tenor)
Pish Tush    The coolest gentleman of Japan, he knows                   Dialogue: p3-4
             everything that is going on and has an opinion on it       Music: I am so Proud bar 54-63,
             all. (Tenor)                                               Braid the Raven bar 9-36
 Mikado      Japanese nobility, carefree and relaxed, and he loves      Dialogue: p46-48
             a good joke. Although his demeanour is never               Music: Mikado song to bar 37
             serious, he is very strict about following the laws of
             Japan (Tenor)

Yum Yum      Sweet and bubbly. She is betrothed to Ko-Ko but in         Dialogue: p15-16
             love with Nanki-Poo. She is emotional and at times         Music: The Sun and I (plus speech
             self-absorbed. (Soprano)                                   before) Howdy do to bar 29 (plus
                                                                        Nanki Poo bit)
Pitti Sing   Yum Yum’s sister. She is sarcastic at times but always     Dialogue: p34-35
             speaks the truth. She stands up for her sister when        Music: He’s gonna marry to bar
             Katisha arrives in town. (Belter)                          30
Peep Bo      The sassy, youngest little maid. She has a big voice,      Dialogue: p34-35
             but tags along with her older sisters. (Alto)              Music: Three little maids bar 14-
                                                                        49 (Peep-Bo’s line)
 Katisha     Nanki-Poo’s, plain of face, bride-to-be. She comes to      Dialogue: p44-45, p50-52
             Titipu to claim her "prey"... er, fiancé. She is fierce,   Music: Alone and yet alive to
             but quickly won over by Ko-Ko. A real jazzy/belty          bar 36, Hour of Gladness
             sing! (Alto)

				
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