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The Mikado: Valdosta High theatre opens with comic opera

Valdosta Daily Times - 03 Sep 2018
Given the number of seniors returning, Ipina said he knew they could pull off "The Mikado" for the season opening dinner-theatre production. Ipina traditionally chooses the shows for later in the season based on the talent available and interested in ...
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Three little maids from school all set for Cork Opera House

Irish Examiner - 09 Sep 2018
There will be some in the audience on September 15 who will remember the 1976 silver jubilee performance of The Mikado by the Cork Gilbert and Sullivan Group at the Opera House under the legendary James N Healy. The last performance of The Mikado ...
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Lost music of the gods a Canadian first for Lakeshore Light Opera

Montreal Gazette - 18 Sep 2018
The late Roger Andrews, who directed last season's hit production of The Mikado, was involved in the launch of the project. It was former board president Robert Schaap who suggested to Andrews that the company try something off the beaten track for ...
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Theater Review: A lively twist on classic songs in FST cabaret show

Sarasota Herald-Tribune - 05 Sep 2018
There are sweetly sung ballads like “Sorry Her Lot” from “H.M.S. Pinafore” and “A Wandering Minstrel, I” from “The Mikado,” along with lively numbers with rapid-fire lyrics. In the evening's most clever combination, they perform a trio of trios that ...
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Now Playing: Arts listings for Sept. 20-26

Sarasota Herald-Tribune - 19 Sep 2018
“GILBERT AND SULLIVAN UNPLUGGED”: A talented and engaging cast of singer/musicians performs delightfully stripped-down versions of Gilbert & Sullivan operetta favorites from “Pirates of Penzance,” “The Mikado,” “HMS Pinafore” and others on guitars, ...
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France: Vilmorin-Mikado acquires Danish seed company Advanseed

FreshPlaza - 18 Sep 2018
Vilmorin - Mikado (a Business Unit of Limagrain) and Limagrain (through its holding company Vilmorin & Cie) have announced the acquisition of AdvanSeed ApS, a Danish seed company with an international operational presence. Its recognised expertise in ...
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Letter: NY Times 'never would be missed'

Tri-City Herald - 14 Sep 2018
I think the N.Y. Times should publish their entire newspaper anonymously. Drop all bylines attributions, headlines,everything! The N.Y. Times is just a radical bulletin board from the get-go, and like the famous line from Gilbert & Sullivan's “The ...
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Who Lampoons the Lampooners?

SRQ Magazine - 24 Aug 2018
Through comic operas like Pirates of Penzance and The Mikado, Gilbert and Sullivan gained international and lasting renown as great democratizers of the form, lampooning an upper crust audience under the protection of endless earworms.
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Five of the Best - Things to do in Banburyshire this week

Banbury Guardian - 07 Sep 2018
Set in Japan, The Mikado presents a tangled web of love. Nanki-Poo, the son of the Mikado, flees in search of his true love, YumYum, to avoid marrying a much older suitor. Yum-Yum, however, is betrothed to Ko-Ko, the Lord High Executioner, against her ...
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Now playing: Arts events for Aug. 30-Sept. 5

Sarasota Herald-Tribune - 29 Aug 2018
“GILBERT AND SULLIVAN UNPLUGGED”: A cast of singer/musicians performs stripped down, contemporary arrangements of Gilbert and Sullivan operetta favorites from such shows as “HMS Pinafore,” “The Mikado” and “The Pirates of Penzance.” Through ...
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NWAOnline - 26 Aug 2018
He had a starring role in a high school production of The Mikado. A Universal Pictures talent scout was in the audience and signed him to a contract. He was later dropped because, at 5 feet, 4 inches, the studio thought he was "too blond and too short.".
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Scene & heard: Here's your entertainment news round-up

Irish Examiner - 06 Sep 2018
OPERA NIGHTS: The next concert performance in Cork Opera House's series of popular operas is Gilbert & Sullivan's The Mikado next Saturday (Sept 15), with Verdi's Rigoletto following on November 16. John O'Brien will conduct the orchestra for both of ...
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Connecticut Gilbert & Sullivan Society lands Saturday at La Grua

theday.com - 12 Sep 2018
My late father was incredibly well read. I have these memories of him, from when I was really young, wandering around the den by his stuffed bookshelves on Sunday mornings with a cup of laced coffee, occasionally affecting a British accent and intoning ...
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How pupil proved headmaster wrong

Dorset Echo - 04 Sep 2018
THANKS to Frederick Tebbutt of Sutton Poyntz for getting in touch after the picture of Weymouth Grammar School's production of The Mikado brought back memories. 6 comments. Mr Tebbutt remembers being in the 1946 grammar school production of The ...

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