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Meet the Cast: Izaak Heath and Chloe Hunwick

Izaak Heath (Pirate) is a student at College of Marin and appeared in Comedy of Errors and Seagull. He will next be seen in the play… 112 more words

Meet The Cast

Books, the Portable Door by Tom Holt

So, I always laugh at Rox for reading and rereading the same books over and over, but Iv just reread The Portable Door by Tom Holt. 309 more words


Meet the Cast: Bob Wilson and Greg Wolff

Bob Wilson (Police) last played a cop in The Music Man (Mountain Play), last appeared at RVP in You Can’t Take It With You, and has been a part of RVP for the past 25 years as performer, director and producer. 103 more words

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Unusual rhymes again

Went to see Gilbert and Sullivan’s The Pirates of Penzance at the ENO last weekend, and one of the songs contained the splendidly ingenious rhyme  20 more words

The Sorcerer

I am growing to like the Operas of Gilbert and Sullivan. Today’s escape from the rains in Austin was found watching The Sorcerer. It is a funny story of a town that drinks a “philtre” or love potion at a wedding of the village aristocrats, and then everyone falls in love with the first person of the opposite sex that they come across. 36 more words


June 20 ~ Today in Music History

• 1585 ~ Lazaro Valvasensi, Composer

• 1743 ~ Anna L Barbauld, Composer of hymns

• 1756 ~ Joseph Martin Kraus, Composer

• 1819 ~ Jacques Offenbach, German-born French conductor, cellist and composer of operettas… 509 more words


Upcoming: 'The Pirates of Penzance' at the 2015 Edinburgh Festival Fringe

Those who know me well will be aware that I completely adore Gilbert and Sullivan’s The Pirates of Penzance – and so it is with great delight that I take on the role of Mabel this August at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe! 115 more words