The University of York's Gilbert and Sullivan Society will once again be returning to the International Gilbert & Sullivan Festival in Harrogate to perform in UNIfest 2016. We will be reviving and refreshing our main show from this year, Ruddigore, and will be performing on Monday 8th August 2016. Last year we took home several … Continue reading Cast Announcement for our production of Ruddigore at Harrogate 2016
Son of a pitch, is it pitching time already? We are looking for a new prod team (ADs, MD and TechD) for our 2017 main show - The Gondoliers! Don't miss this exciting opportunity to cast and direct a large-scale operetta in Central Hall! Deadline to send us your written pitch is Wednesday 15th June … Continue reading Gondoliers 2017 pitches
In our Annual General Meeting (AGM) held on Thursday 3rd March 2016 the society elected their new committee for the 2016/17 season. Click on the links below to find out more about the new committee! Chair – Claire Smith Secretary – Miriam Gibson Treasurer – Pierre-Alain van Griethuysen Press and Publicity Team – Jenny Jones, … Continue reading New Committee for 2016/17
The last half an hour has been exhilarating to say the least, but the results are in from the UNIfest awards and we can't believe how well we've done! Here's a quick round-up: Best Female Voice - Annabel Gipp - NOMINATED Best Male Performer - Andrew Hurst - WON Best Musical Director - Jess Douglas … Continue reading UNIfest Awards
Iiiit's showtime! Our members are up bright and early this morning to head over to the Harrogate Theater to get a tech and dress rehearsal in before our performance at 2.30! We look forward to seeing you there, and here are a few photos of our day so far to give you a taste of … Continue reading Lights, Camera, IDAAAAA!
lBoot camp is calling! Our performance of ‘Princess Ida’ at the 22nd International Gilbert and Sullivan Festival in Harrogate is just a week away and our members have migrated back to York for an intense week of rehearsing. Keep checking the website throughout the week for rehearsal photos and videos of our preparations for this … Continue reading Boot Camp Begins.
If you give us your attention, we will tell you what we've been up to! We are proud to unveil our new website that has lovingly been crafted over the last 3 months by the G&S committee 2015/16 Webmaster and Press & Publicity Team. We have input all the information and pictures that are in … Continue reading Welcome