|10:30||An Introduction to Pirates of Penzance||Stephen Turnbull||Utopia Theatre||£7.50|
Stephen Turnbull, Secretary of the Sir Arthur Sullivan Society is one of the world’s leading experts on Sullivan’s music and the G&S repertoire. He is our ideal commentator on the history and background of the operas and this morning he will take a aclose look at The Pirates of Penzance.
|10:00 & 14:00||Useful Knowledge & Mr Gilbert||Magic of G&S||Utopia Theatre||£25 – £50|
|13:00||Lunchtime entertainment||Hot & Cold Food||Utopia Pavilion||FREE|
|14:30||The Sorcerer||Festival Youth Production||Harrogate Theatre||£15 or FREE*|
Love potions, a sorcerer and his magic spells……..what could possibly go wrong? This will be a magical production featuring the next generation of G&S performers.
*Free for Benefactors. For more information, click here.
|14:30 & 19:30||Iolanthe||National G&S Opera Co.||Royal Hall, Harrogate||£25 – £45|
Cav. Vivian Coates (Director) and Mary MacDonagh (Choreographer) scored a massive success in August with two outstanding productions of Princess Ida (5 star Daily Mail rating) and The Pirates of Penzance. This year we are delighted to welcome them back wioth a brand new production of Iolanthe. For Richard Gauntlett, The Lord Chancellor this is a special show and means he has now performed all the “patter” parts of the G&S canon.
|22:00||Late Night Festival Club & Cabaret||Bar and Hot & Cold Food||Utopia Pavilion||£3|