The Lord High Executioner in Gilbert & Sullivan's "Mikado" gloats about his "little list" of future victims, but Kirk Johnson totes around a bigger one in "The List" -- several huge binders' worth.
"The Grand Duke" is the final operetta by Gilbert and Sullivan but barely anyone knows it: The show hasn't had a full professional U.K staging since its 1896 premiere.
Debuting under new ownership, Italo indie shingle Mikado has closed a clutch of acquisitions -- including hot Berlin titles "Submarino" and "The Infidel" -- while prepping to launch Alejandro…
The NY Gilbert & Sullivan Players return to City Center for a ten-perf stint of four operettas.
A Gilbertian conundrum: what's more distressing than a G&S comic operetta with a mirthless comedian holding up its center? A G&S comic operetta with two mirthless comedians -- which is exactly what…
Argentinean producer Oscar Kramer's OK Films, Italian distributor-exhibitor Mikado Films and Spanish-Italian producer-distributor DeAPlaneta have teamed to create a Buenos Aires-based prodco, KDM…
The D'Oyly Carte Opera Co. looks to become a regular tenant once again at London's glorious Savoy Theater, which was created for the company in 1881. Following a well-received "H.M.S. Pinafore"…
Mike Leigh's first costumer details the artistic partnership of comic-opera team Gilbert and Sullivan and the making of their evergreen "The Mikado" in as exhaustive a look as most viewers will ever…
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