Event The Mikado
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Venue Opera Theatre (Sydney Opera House), Sydney, NSW
First Date 30 June 2004
Opening Date 30 June 2004
Last Date 30 October 2004
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Description W.S. Gilbert's 'topsy-turvy' words never met with a greater musical response from Sir Arthur Sullivan than in The Mikado, the most widely-loved and, by general agreement, hilarious of the Savoy Operas, set in a wonderfully make-believe Japan.
Description Source Other
Primary Genre Music Theatre
Secondary Genre Test Opera
Organisations
Contributors
Name Function Notes
Arthur Seymour Sullivan Composer
Brian Castles-Onion Conductor
Simon Kenway Conductor
Tim Goodchild Designer
Stuart Maunder Director
William Schwenck Gilbert Librettist
Coutts Derek Lighting Designer
Christopher Renshaw Original Director
Richard Alexander Singer
Jamie Allen Singer
John Antoniou Singer
Georgia Bassingthwaighte Singer
Jonathan Biggins Singer
John Bolton Wood Singer
Kanen Breen Singer
Jacqueline Dark Singer
Warwick Fyfe Singer
Rosemary Gunn Singer
Emma Matthews Singer
Ali McGregor Singer
Michael Saunders Singer
Donald Shanks Singer
Resources
Works
Text Nationality England
Production Nationality Australia
Further Information Playing June 30 - July 27; August 12,19; October 25, 27, 28, 30.
Data Source
Source Description
Brochure PROMPT Collection. National Library of Australia
Programme PROMPT Collection. National Library of Australia
Flyer UNSW Collection
Brochure Sydney Opera House Diary May/Jun 2004
Event Identifier 32718