G&S Fest: The Mikado
Peter Jay Sharp Theatre at Symphony Space
It's all in the execution. In the Japanese town of Titipu, everything goes topsy-turvy when a high school maiden, a wandering minstrel, and a lord high executioner find themselves in a love triangle. With a witty libretto, a sparkling score, and some of the duo's most famous songs, this topically updated, "trusty production has everything an admirer of this music could want." - The New York Times
Wed, Dec 29 @ 3pm Bring Your Grandparents Day - Respect your favorite elders with a backstage tour featuring the character of your choice following the performance!
Thu, Dec 30 @ 8pm Savoy Dialogue - Enjoy a dazzling discourse about all matters G&S with members of the cast and the NYGASP artistic staff before the show! (6:30-7:30pm in the theater)
Fri, Dec 31 @ 7pm New Year's Eve Gala - Updated topical references, The Mikado's beloved score, and a little bubbly at intermission is just the beginning. An exclusive invitation to the cast party afterward, completes the elegant affair.
Sat, Jan 1 @ 3pm Family Overture - You're invited to a free musical introduction and plot summary made entertaining and informative for the entire family. (1:45pm in the theater)
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