Gilbert and Sullivan
Gilbert and Sullivan refers to the Victorian-era theatrical partnership of the librettist W. S. Gilbert (1836–1911) and the composer Arthur Sullivan (1842–1900) and to the works they jointly created. ...
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H.M.S. Pinafore
Essgee's production with Amanda Muggleton as Buttercup. Also Jon English Simon Gallaher Helen Donaldson Drew Forsythe David Gould The Fabulous Singlettes.
Iolanthe
Tripping hither tripping thither - Nobody knows why or wither - we must dance and we must sing - Round about our fairy ring. (from the Stratford Festival)
Patience (opera)
Excerpt from Gilbert & Sullivan's Patience, or Bunthorne's Bride, a production by Wheaton College's Opera Music Theater group, performed January 16, 2009.
The Pirates of Penzance
Gilbert and Sullivan's raucous operatic tale is captured in all its fun and glory in this production, recorded live at Central Park's Delacorte Theater. Kevi...
Princess Ida
From Act II of Gilbert & Sullivan's Princess Ida.
Ruddigore
PATTER-TRIO. ñ ROBIN, DESPARD, AND MARGARET. ROB.My eyes are fully open to my awful situation ñ I shall go at once to Roderic and make him an oration. I shal...
Thespis (opera)
Extracts from Act One of Thespis in a new performing edition created by Anthony Baker & Timothy Henty. The vocal score is now available to buy at www.lulu.co...
The Yeomen of the Guard
Jack Point (David Rayner) and Elsie Maynard (Alison Vincent) entertain the crowd in Southampton Operatic Society's 2002 production of The Yeomen of the Guard...
The Gondoliers
Highlights from Act I of Gilbert and Sullivan's comic opera, The Gondoliers. The mic that picked up the sound was highly directional - it was at the back o...
Trial by jury
The Question gentelmen Is.... from Gilbert & Sullivan's play: Trial By Jury. Recorded in Melbourne, Australia. Widescreen, Dolby Stereo and subtitled in E...
W. S. Gilbert
Sir William Schwenck Gilbert (18 November 1836 – 29 May 1911) was an English dramatist, librettist, poet and illustrator best known for the fourteen comic operas (known as the Savoy operas) produced ...
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Arthur Sullivan
Sir Arthur Seymour Sullivan MVO (13 May 1842 – 22 November 1900) was an English composer. He is best known for his series of 14 operatic collaborations with the dramatist W. S. Gilbert, including su...
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Thespis (opera)
Thespis, or The Gods Grown Old, is an operatic extravaganza that was the first collaboration between dramatist W. S. Gilbert and composer Arthur Sullivan. No musical score of Thespis was ever publish...
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Trial by jury
A jury trial or trial by jury is a legal proceeding in which a jury either makes a decision or makes findings of fact, which then direct the actions of a judge. It is distinguished from a bench trial,...
H.M.S. Pinafore
H.M.S. Pinafore; or, The Lass That Loved a Sailor is a comic opera in two acts, with music by Arthur Sullivan and a libretto by W. S. Gilbert. It opened at the Opera Comique in London, on 25 May 1878 ...
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The Pirates of Penzance
The Pirates of Penzance; or, The Slave of Duty is a comic opera in two acts, with music by Arthur Sullivan and libretto by W. S. Gilbert. The opera's official premiere was at the Fifth Avenu...
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Patience (opera)
Patience; or, Bunthorne's Bride, is a comic opera in two acts with music by Arthur Sullivan and libretto by W. S. Gilbert. The opera is a satire on the aesthetic movement of the 1870s and '80s in Engl...
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Iolanthe
Iolanthe; or, The Peer and the Peri (/aɪ.oʊˈlænθiː/) is a comic opera with music by Arthur Sullivan and libretto by W. S. Gilbert. It is one of the Savoy operas and is the seventh collaboration of th...
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Princess Ida
Princess Ida; or, Castle Adamant is a comic opera with music by Arthur Sullivan and libretto by W. S. Gilbert. It was their eighth operatic collaboration of fourteen. Princess Ida opened at the Savoy ...
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Ruddigore
Ruddigore; or, The Witch's Curse, originally called Ruddygore, is a comic opera in two acts, with music by Arthur Sullivan and libretto by W. S. Gilbert. It is one of the Savoy Operas and the tenth o...
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The Yeomen of the Guard
The Yeomen of the Guard; or, The Merryman and His Maid, is a Savoy Opera, with music by Arthur Sullivan and libretto by W. S. Gilbert. It premiered at the Savoy Theatre on 3 October 1888, and ran for ...
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The Gondoliers
The Gondoliers; or, The King of Barataria is a Savoy Opera, with music by Arthur Sullivan and libretto by W. S. Gilbert. It premiered at the Savoy Theatre on 7 December 1889 and ran for a very succes...
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Cultural influence of Gilbert and Sullivan
For the past 135 years or so, Gilbert and Sullivan have pervasively influenced popular culture in the English-speaking world. Lines and quotations from the Gilbert and Sullivan operas have become par...
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