The Gondoliers

Author: Eddie Regan The Gondoliers is the twelfth collaboration between Arthur Sullivan and W.S. Gilbert. It was premiered in 1889 and remains one of the most popular G. & S.  Operettas. The experienced Robin Stopford was tonight’s Musical Director and he and the specially invited orchestra, led by Tracey Johnson provided the excellent score with […]

Ruddigore

Ruddigore — Preston Gilbert and Sullivan Society- 8.3.2018 Author: Eddie Regan Ruddigore or the Witch’s Curse was the ninth of fourteen comic operettas written by Gilbert and Sullivan and it has seen many changes and alterations since 1887.Following the end of copyright restrictions in 1963, companies have been able to restore material and also put […]

The Mikado

The Mikado—Preston Gilbert and Sullivan Society- 10.3.2017 This Operetta has proved to be a very popular choice for Preston Gilbert and Sullivan Society, judging by the full houses at The Playhouse this week. It was encouraging to see a wide range of ages in the audience and also to see many members from other societies […]