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Gilbert and Sullivan’s The Grand Duke


Join us to see
The Sudbury Savoyards present
Gilbert and Sullivan's
"THE GRAND DUKE"
on
Saturday, March 4th, at 2 PM
Registration Deadline:  Tuesday, February 28th
Tickets - $20




In The Grand Duke, Gilbert and Sullivan come full circle, back to the theme of their first collaboration, Thespis:a troupe of actors taking political power. The plot hinges on the misinterpretation of a 100-year-old law regarding statutory duels (decided by drawing cards). The baffled leading man of the troupe, Ludwig, spearheads the rebellion against the hypochondriac, miserly Grand Duke and becomes engaged to four different women before the plot is resolved. The frugality and phoniness of the wealthy classes and the nobility is lampooned and, as in Princess IdaThe MikadoThe Gondoliers, and Utopia, Limited, the foreign setting emboldens Gilbert to use some particularly pointed satire.


Pay Catherine Connor by check or cash in the lobby on arrival. 
(No Cancellations allowed. If you register for this event
but choose not to attend, please remember to make arrangements
to pay Catherine for the ticket she will have purchased for you.)

To register for this event: Click Register (above right)

or Email events@wellesleyneighbors.org
or Call 781-283-0417, Ext. 2 

Please let us know if you need a ride or can provide a ride.
Parking is limited.  Carpools will be arranged.




When:
Saturday, March 04, 2023, 2:00 PM
Where:
Lincoln-Sudbury Regional High - Auditorium
Sudbury Savoyards Website
390 Lincoln Road
Sudbury  01776
Additional Info:
Event Contact(s):
Catherine Connor
Category:
Performances
Registration is recommended
Payment In Full At Event Only
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