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Meet the EOH Savoyards this Summer! The Cast of the Mikado

Often considered the most-performed musical theater piece in history! The Mikado comes to the historic stage of the Earlville Opera House this August 8, 9 and 10.  698 more words

Illyria under the stars

Tomorrow night the walled garden at Castle Gardens will be the perfect backdrop for Illyria’s performance of Pirates of Penzance. This Gilbert and Sullivan classic has been given the Illyria treatment and will be performed by its reduced cast. 57 more words

Testing... Testing... Testing…

On 18 June the refurbished Festival Theatre welcomed its first audience – more than 800 local schoolchildren were invited to join us in the restored darkness to watch Chichester Festival Youth Theatre’s production of… 452 more words

Gilbert & Sullivan in the 21st Century

Somehow a tradition born in the 1800′s continues to inspire!  Here’s a guest post from our director Chris Bord.

Notes As We Begin The Mikado… 409 more words

Review - Patience - Charles Court Opera at King's Head Theater

I was absolutely willing to pass on seeing Gilbert and Sullivan’s Patience at the King’s Head Theater, despite it being the one I can sing along to all of the songs, because, well, I just didn’t have much faith in it not being … well, stodgy. 482 more words

Hives in Waiting

Our three nucs are ready for pickup from Dr. Milbrath and we hope to be able to do so within the week. Meanwhile the hives are mostly ready. 336 more words

Pub Patience

I’ve so far avoided the small scale opera in pubs trend that’s cropped up in London over the last few years. There are lots of reasons: the venues tend to be out of my way, the operas ones that I know pretty well and, to be frank, if I’m going to hear them, I prefer them to be with a full orchestra in a comfortable, air conditioned theatre rather than with a piano, on benches in an overheated pub.  853 more words

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