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Iolanthe

I’ve been busy with rehearsals for Iolanthe recently, they’re happening three+ times a week now.

Yesterday’s rehearsal was going over the first half of Act I. 153 more words

Gilbert And Sullivan

May 13 in Music History

1842 ~ Sir Arthur Seymour Sullivan, British composer, best known for his comic operettas
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Come Friends, Who Plough the Sea

For a couple of years some of my friends and I have been sharing music. We’re supposed to review/rate what gets shared with us, and share those reviews with the group, but that doesn’t always happen. 2,122 more words

General Music

Review: All Male H.M.S. Pinafore at Hackney Empire

As a newcomer not just to H.M.S. Pinafore but to Gilbert and Sullivan in general (hangs head in shame), I wasn’t quite sure what to expect from an all male version of the popular comic opera – but it’s safe to say I’m officially sold. 517 more words

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H.M.S. Pinafore at Hackney Empire - 4 Stars

This is Sasha Regan’s All-Male Production of H.M.S. Pinafore, so Gilbert and Sullivan purists be warned.  The conceit is that the production is being staged in the hold of a World War II battleship as the men are passing the time and letting off steam.  607 more words

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#chesterculture - Come and Sing Yeoman of the Guard with Chester Bach Singers at St Mary's Creative Space - Saturday 7th May 2016


This May acclaimed local choir the Chester Bach Singers are offering the opportunity to join them for a fun afternoon of singing and a scratch performance of Gilbert and Sullivan’s Yeomen of the Guard. 219 more words

Chester Culture

May Fortescue: 'not simply a pretty, brainless doll'

When Irish writer Katharine Tynan attended Lady Jane Wilde’s celebrated salon for the first time one of the people she met there was actress May Fortescue, a member of the original cast of… 320 more words

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