Aline? The philtre? You have tasted it? Oh yesh…….
What better way to celebrate our new production of “The Sorcerer” than with a tasty slice of Sally Lunn: Now to the banquet we press; Now for the eggs and the ham; Now for the mustard and cress, Now for the strawberry jam! Now for the tea of our host, Now for the rollicking bun, […]
The Great Goose Quiz Quiz 6 is about sorcery The Sorcerer is magical. How is your arcane knowledge? The Elixir of Love, like The Sorcerer, features a love potion. Who composed the opera? So who, in 1963 sang about a numbered love potion? Pat Boone referred to the same potion in 1964. What was his […]
The Bus Shelter MK So what’s the new interest in buses? We were delighted to welcome The then Mayor of Milton Keynes, Councillor Martin Petchey to our production of “Iolanthe” in March. He told us about this wonderful local charity giving help in Milton Keynes. The Bus Shelter MK is a homeless shelter on wheels […]
Our spring 2020 show is “Calamity Jane”! Wolverton G&S go to Wild in the West in this famous show. See us dress up as cowgirls and cowboys and sing famous songs like “Deadwood Stage” and “Secret Love”. More details coming soon…..
Putteridge Bury Gilbert and Sullivan Society are very close to our hearts. Some of us even perform with both societies. By an amazing co-incidence, they are performing Iolanthe this year too. So, if you loved Iolanthe at Stantonbury and want to see another and different production of this amazing show, you know where to go..
Our summer show is “The Sorcerer”! This glorious tale of magic potions and mis-matched lovers will run for a full four nights. Our first performance will be on Wednesday 17th July and we will run until Saturday 20th. This production is set in the 1940s with handsome RAF officers, land girls, and home guards adding […]
The cast is announced. The die is set. The teapot is coming…. The Sorcerer cast list is…. Sir Marmaduke – Alan Bennett Alexis – Robert Kendrick Dr Daly – Graham Mitchell Wellington Wells – Richard Fraser Hercules – Stephan Kirk Lady Sangazure – Paula Fraser Aline – Cat Lee Mrs Partlet – Kim Bennett Constance […]
The Goose has the Answers Quiz 5 tested your fairy lore. How did you get on? Last time we posed some questions about Iolanthe’s relatives. How was your fairy lore? Titania and Oberon are characters from which William Shakespeare play? A Midsummer Night’s Dream Who published the original Rapunzel fairy tale? The Brothers Grimm According […]
The fairies’ midwife? Queen Mab is so described in Midsummer Night’s Dream. but our Queen may not be the one you’d call! Get in the mood for Iolanthe with this elegant summer dish. Queen Mab’s Pudding 4 oz of caster sugar 1 oz of gelatine 1 pint of milk ½ pint of double cream 6 […]