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  1. The Mikado arrives at Theatre Royal Newcastle promising great songs and laughs galoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 13 | Chronicle Live

    Following the success of The Pirates of Penzance in 2013, Scottish Opera once again joins forces with D'Oyly Carte Opera Company to present another of Gilbert and Sullivan's much loved comic classics, The Mikado. Written in 1885 and set in the fictional Japanese town of Titipu in the 1880s, this ever-popular opera satirises British society, customs and pretentions through a farcical plot with gags aplenty.

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  2. Pish-Tush and the gang on fine form: review of The MikadoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2016 | Sunday Herald

    The D'Oyly Carte Opera Company, which stages the famous Savoy operas of Gilbert and Sullivan , is one of the most resilient companies in all of the performing arts. Established by G&S's patron, impresario Richard D'Oyly Carte, in the late 1870s, it seemed to have shuffled off its mortal coil when it was disbanded in 1982.

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  3. Pish-Tush and the gang on fine form: review of The MikadoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2016 | Sunday Herald

    The D'Oyly Carte Opera Company, which stages the famous Savoy operas of Gilbert and Sullivan , is one of the most resilient companies in all of the performing arts. Established by G&S's patron, impresario Richard D'Oyly Carte, in the late 1870s, it seemed to have shuffled off its mortal coil when it was disbanded in 1982.

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  4. Pish-Tush and the gang on fine form: review of The MikadoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2016 | Sunday Herald

    ... news Send us your news Cars Traffic & travel Business Directory Property Dating Desktop site The D'Oyly Carte Opera Company, which stages the famous Savoy operas of Gilbert and Sullivan (G&S), is one of the most resilient companies in all of the ...

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  5. The Hole in the Wall Theater to Present the Pirates of PenzanceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... of your ticket. When the Doily Cart Opera (not at all the same thing, or based upon the famous D'oyly Carte Opera Company) makes a brief stop in New Britain, shenanigans will ensue. This not quite ready for prime time group of players will set sail ...

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  6. Former Cape Symphony conductor Royston Nash left rich musical legacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2016 | Barnstable Patriot

    ... in the Royal Marines as a director of music. Nash rose to fame as the music director of the D'Oyly Carte Opera Company in London and led the Gilbert and Sullivan group at the Savoy. In 1980 he moved across the pond to Cape Cod to take the job as ...

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  7. Former Cape Symphony conductor Royston Nash left rich musical legacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2016 | Barnstable Patriot

    ... in the Royal Marines as a director of music. Nash rose to fame as the music director of the D'Oyly Carte Opera Company in London and led the Gilbert and Sullivan group at the Savoy. In 1980 he moved across the pond to Cape Cod to take the job as ...

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  8. Liza Pulman's fascinating musical life leads to Hollywood showRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | Cornish Guardian

    ... opted for music rather than drama. She followed a career in opera, working for Glyndebourne, the D'Oyly Carte Opera Company and the Carl Rosa Opera Company. "In a different time I would have been a Vaudeville performer. In opera it's all about the ...

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  9. Local talent shines at Musical FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2016 | Hastings Today

    ... Award Nomination for Best Supporting Role in a Musical, and numerous leading roles for the D'Oyly Carte Opera Company. Sophie is currently appearing in Bend it Like Beckham at the Phoenix Theatre. Molly Townson said: "With tickets priced at A 5, and ...

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  10. Delightful and poetic operatic caper THIS year's production from...Read the original story

    Feb 18, 2016 | Hereford Times

    ... conductor, soloist and 'patter' man, while stage director Alistair Donkin, has performed with the D'Oyly Carte Opera Company, both the Welsh and English National Opera and the BBC Concert Orchestra to name but a few. Gilbert and Sullivan ...

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  11. Lamplighters Music Theatre to Present RUDDYGORERead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Lamplighters Music Theatre will produce Gilbert & Sullivan's Ruddygore this winter, a comic masterpiece that melds the world of Jane Austen with a good old-fashioned English ghost story and a dash of Wuthering Heights romance. Ruddygore was first performed by the D'Oyly Carte Opera Company at London's Savoy Theatre in 1887 and ran for 283 performances.

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  12. Recalling years when Sheffield nearly lost its Lyceum theatreRead the original story

    Dec 17, 2015 | Sheffield Star

    ... 14 million refit, one of the largest projects of its kind in Europe at the time. A concert by the D'Oyly Carte Opera Company took place on the opening night, December 10, 1990. The trust has played an important role in the city's life, David ...

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  13. Gilbert & Sullivan's D'Oyly Carte memorabilia "sails" to the British LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | OUPblog

    One of classical music's greatest guilty pleasures-the music of Gilbert & Sullivan-celebrated an historic event in late October when the famed D'Oyly Carte Opera Company, the 144 year-old company founded by the team's original producer, Richard D'Oyly Carte, sold some of their last remaining original Gilbert & Sullivan treasures to the British Library. It had long been feared these possessions, which include the celebrated signed manuscript to the team's 1882 operetta Iolanthe , might be sold to private collectors and unavailable for public perusal and consumption.

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  14. Set sail for fun and frolics with The Pirates Of Penzance in Haworth...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2015 | Keighleynews.co.uk

    ... the much-parodied Major-General's Song. The opera was performed for more than a century by the D'Oyly Carte Opera Company in Britain and many other opera companies and repertory companies worldwide. Modernised productions include Joseph Papp's 1981 ...

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  15. New knee gives John an excuse to take to the stage once moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2015 | Ashbourne News Telegraph

    ... 21st birthday, meaning another 63 years. The opera was performed for more than a century by the D'Oyly Carte Opera Company in Britain and many other opera companies and repertory companies worldwide. The opera remains popular today, taking its place ...

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  16. British Library acquires the archive of the D'Oyly Carte Theatre CompanyRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2015 | Art Daily

    ... Adnam, in the late 1970s, and presented to the company by her husband. D'Oyly Carte Archive. The D'Oyly Carte Opera Company and the British Library announced that the Library has acquired the archive of the D'Oyly Carte Theatre Company, ensuring ...

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  17. Gilbert and Sullivan operas to be staged at Rhyl's Pavilion TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2015 | IcNorthWales

    ... as the link between the International Gilbert and Sullivan Festival and former members of the D'Oyly Carte Opera Company. Last year it undertook a short pilot tour to half a dozen UK theatres and received such a warm reception that it was decided to ...

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  18. the Mikado and Musical Theatre's Troublesome Time With RacismRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... clear that the subjects of ridicule are the British and not the Japanese. This 1966 film of the D'Oyly Carte Opera Company's production shows the way the operetta has been traditionally performed. The version of THE MIKADO that might be best known ...

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  19. the Long View: The Pill boy who took to the stage, the big screen and the skiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2015 | South Wales Argus

    ... playing Lysander in Midsummer Night's Dream. By 1933, the baritone-voiced actor had joined the D'Oyly Carte Opera Company who still perform the works of Gilbert and Sullivan. It was to be a constant for much of his life from then on. He played major ...

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  20. Join musical society for a chance to tread the boards in Ruddigore...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2015 | Swindon Advertiser

    ... Club, Devizes Road, Wroughton. Following in the illustrious footsteps of members of the D'Oyly Carte Opera Company the Swindon group will tackle the tale of witches and ghosts, love and curses, following their successful run of the Mikado back in ...

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