Start Date: 9 October
End Date: 13 October
Production Company: Chesterfield Gilbert & Sullivan Society
Production Type: Operetta
Author: W.S. Gilbert and Arthur Sullivan
Director: Jean Gemmell; Musical Director: Andrew Marples.
Phil Aldred Mike Spriggs Andrew Moore Finbar O’Donovan Andrew booth Carole Pilkington
Background to Production:
Premiered as a matinee to 50 people in Paignton, Devon, 30th December, 1879 (to secure English copyright) than in New York, and opening London April 1880.
Items of Interest in the Programme:
Full page synopsis of plot.
Other items / issues of interest:
Programme - specific to this production. Illustrated and with colour cover.