Greetings. Due to the Coronavirus pandemic, the University of York has urged the creative community here to suspend shows and gatherings until further notice. As such, heed the following notices: Ace of Clubs Summer Show: CANCELLED Harrogate Festival: TBC Rehearsals/socials/meetings: suspended until further notice. The Main Show, Iolanthe, is, for now, due to begin preparation … Continue reading Updates: Covid-19
Following the recent election of our new committee for 2020-21, the shows for the year ahead have been decided. Come along on Thursdays at 7:00pm to get involved- there's no need to audition to be involved in a show! Summer Show 2020: Ace of Clubs by Noël Coward Harrogate Festival (August): The Sorcerer 48-Hour show 2020: H.M.S … Continue reading New Year, New Shows!
After the rollicking success of our production of The Pirates of Penzance, and a nice relaxing Easter break, the society is back in action with auditions for our summer show The Evolution of Rock! Lennon & McCartney Simon & Garfunkel Hall & Oates Buckingham & Nicks Jack & Meg Karen & Richard ... Gilbert & … Continue reading Summer Show Auditions!
Hello, It is with great honour to release our cast list for this academic year's main show, "The Pirates of Penzance". We have an amazing team this year, to find out more click on the links below: Artistic Director & Conductor Sopranos and Altos Producer, Choreographer & Assistant Director Tenors & Basses The cast … Continue reading Pirates of Penzance
Hello! This is our wonderful sponsor Pocklington Music! From this lovely place, you can get amazing musical instruments, delightful tuition for a range of instruments and voice and a recording studio. The people running it are extremely friendly so please show them some love. Without these people, it would be very difficult for us to … Continue reading Pocklington Music
With sadness, but relief, the production of the Mikado has been performed and it is time to go back to wondering what to do with all the spare time. Is it possible to focus on the degrees? Never, never for us performers. It is now time to think about the next show! This show will … Continue reading Mikado 2018
Ladies and Gentlemen, it comes with great pride to invite you all to the 2018 production of The Mikado by the University of York's Gilbert and Sullivan Society. With a great line up of songs, jokes, dances and main and chorus lineup, you do not want to miss out on the opportunity. Tickets can be … Continue reading Tickets for the Mikado
I am very happy to announce that we will be supporting charities again this year. This year we will be supporting EDS UK. Ehlors Danlors Syndrome is an illness that effects many people. It is classed as a invisible disability, although to the individual it definitely is not. From their website: The Ehlers-Danlos syndromes (EDS) are … Continue reading Charities 2018
This year, our 48-hour show will be Iolanthe. For those who are unaware of what a 48-hour show is, it is where a production is put together in just one weekend. For this production, our directors are Libby Phippard and Miriam Gibson. The show will be performed be put together Fri 17th- Sun 19th November (end … Continue reading Iolanthe 2017
It is with great honour I am proud to announce that this year’s main show is The Mikado. As a society, the last time we performed the Mikado was in 2009, so its high time we perform it to our wonderful audience again. The show will be Directed by Jan Li Tan, Artistically Directed by Emma … Continue reading Mikado 2018