The Goose wants answers sorcery

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 Goose has fairy quiz answers

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 Goose wants answers fairies

The Great Goose Quiz Quiz 5 tests your fairy lore Iolanthe’s relatives are a party of extremely influential fairies. How is your fairy lore? Titania and Oberon are characters from which William Shakespeare play? Who published the original Rapunzel fairy tale? According to Peter Pan author J.M. Barrie, where did fairies come from? Which girls’ […]

The Goose has the answers to the iolanthe quiz

The Great Goose Quiz The answers to Quiz 4 – Iolanthe 1. Who first invited the participation of commoners in Parliament? Simon de Montfort 2. How many bishops in the House of Lords? 26 3. How many Lords in total? 800 entitled to sit 4. When did the House of Lords lose its judgement? 2009 […]

The Goose wants answers Iolanthe

The Great Goose Quiz Quiz 4 has an Iolanthe flavour Iolanthe takes us to parliament. How much do you know about the peers and commoners? The trouble started when some one invited the participation of commoners in Parliament. Who was it? The Lords Spiritual used to be a majority. How many bishops are there currently […]

The Goose has the answers to the show quiz

The Great Goose Quiz The answers to Quiz 3 – Show Songs Here am I your special island – South Pacific, Bali Hi Prepare ye, the way of the Lord – Godspell, Prepare ye Eating oysters by the score and throwing away the pearls – Follow That Girl, Three Victorian mermaids The trade is quite […]

Goose guessing – the location answers

The goose gives the answers We hope you enjoyed the location quiz in our last issue of GanderS.  Here are the answers: Barataria – The Gondoliers. It’s in the title. Castle Adamant – Princess Ida’s fortress. Castle Bunthorne – Patience. Bunthorne’s gaff. Girton – Utopia. Where the Princess has been. Margate – Cox and Box. […]

The Goose wants show answers

The Great Goose Quiz Moving away from Gilbert and Sullivan into what may be less well-known territory for some. Can you get the song and show from the lyrics? Clue – they are all in Showblitz! Here am I your special island Prepare ye, the way of the Lord Eating oysters by the score and […]

The Goose wants Answers

The Great Goose Quiz It maybe, just maybe, a little easier than last issue’s bird quiz. This one is all about location. Can you tell which of the Operas was either set in or simply mentions the following locations? Barataria Castle Adamant Castle Bunthorne Girton Margate Mount Olympus Peckham Pfennig Halbpfennig Portsmouth Rederring St. Mary […]