Gilbert and Sullivan

Theatre poster of Gilbert & Sullivan's "H.M.S. Pinafore"
Library of Congress

May 20, 2018
9:30 PM

Sunday at 9:30pm, tune in for the signature irreverence of Gilbert and Sullivan in their hilarious tale of mix-ups in both love and rank aboard a British ship of war.

Original Program Cover to Gilbert & Sullivan's "Iolanthe" at the Savoy Theatre
Victoria and Albert Museum

We take lights for granted nowadays, but lighting was not always so easy to come by. This week, tune in for the first stage production to use lightbulbs - and a fun musical romp to boot - in Gilbert and Sullivan's "Iolanthe".