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The Mikado: Synopsis

What’s a teenager to do when his old man insists he marry an older woman? (Particularly if she’s got a face that would stop a bullet train.) Add to this that father’s word is law because he’s the Emperor of Japan, that he’s politically quite a bit to the right of (well. 1,098 more words


I've got a little list

And it’s started!  One of our students started writing lyrics for “I’ve got a Little List”  in our musical “The Mikado.”  This song traditionally pokes fun at current events, so we are thinking about having a bit of fun making fun of our lovable Homestead High School. 152 more words


A Cross Between a Delicious Love-Song and a Homicide: 1898


Why the Eventual Husband Permitted Them

It was a home-talent show, and we sat patiently waiting for the unexpected to happen. 826 more words

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"A Pirate King" from "The Pirates of Penzance"

“Oh, better far to live and die

Under the brave black flag I fly,

Than play a sanctimonious part,

With a pirate head and a pirate heart.

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Less than 2 weeks left to catch "Cox & Box - Mrs Bouncer's Legacy"

There are now less than 2 weeks left to see “Cox & Box – Mrs Bouncer’s legacy” at the Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough.

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I am sure you have often heard of someone being described as a martinet. My fascination with the etymology of words led some time ago to query the meaning and origin of the word. 355 more words