What's this about Geese?

So, what’s with the gander? OK. It’s a horrid pun on G and S, but there are references to geese in the operas.  Tessa sings that “Every goose becomes a swan” in The Gondoliers and Katisha claims she is “a silly little goose!” (if a teeny bit bloodthirsty) in Mikado. Plenty more birds to find. Can you identify […]

What’s this about Geese?

So, what’s with the gander? OK. It’s a horrid pun on G and S, but there are references to geese in the operas.  Tessa sings that “Every goose becomes a swan” in The Gondoliers and Katisha claims she is “a silly little goose!” (if a teeny bit bloodthirsty) in Mikado. Plenty more birds to find. Can you identify […]

Friends

Would you like to become a Friend to Wolverton Gilbert & Sullivan Society?  Are you someone who loves coming to our productions?  For a minimum donation of £25 a person, you can become a friend of the society.   You will receive a free programme to each of our productions which you attend, your name […]

Gondoliers – Oh Yes!

The Gondoliers are coming! Oh yes! Gondoliers! We are working hard for you on our next big show.  The production team and cast have been decided and rehearsing is underway. We’ve had an acting workshop and a movement workshop and we are furiously learning and in some cases re-learning the music. March next year may […]

Sally Lunn

One of the crazier things we did in our 2012 production of “The Sorcerer” was to dress as hippies.  The hippies in this photograph are singing about “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 […]