Cast & Crew
Seeking to avoid an unwanted, prearranged marriage, Marietta D'Altena, an Italian Countess, stows away aboard a ship bound for New Orleans. Before reaching her destination, the ship is seized by pirates. She is rescued by Dick Warrington, an American captain with whom she falls in love. Being content with a soldier's life, he wants nothing to do with marriage. Her efforts to change his mind is the focal point of the opera by Victor Herbert and Rida Johnson Young.