A Topsy Turvy Mikado

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Presented by Gilbert & Sullivan Society of Houston at Hobby Center - Zilkha Hall, Houston TX

Jul 19 - 28 2019
A Topsy Turvy Mikado

Houston’s Oldest Opera Company Travels Back In Time, Debuts ‘A Topsy Turvy Mikado’

The Gilbert & Sullivan Society of Houston (HG&S) presents ‘A Topsy Turvy Mikado,’ a new take on an old favorite based in Victorian England. Opera fans new and old will gain a fresh perspective of the original D’Oyly Carte production of the classic Mikado. The play within a play, guided by international 30-year HG&S star director and performer, Alistair Donkin, takes place in 1885 during one of the final rehearsals before opening night. Based on historical records and hilarious behind the scenes happenings, it features a surprise appearance by W.S. Gilbert who strives to prepare the original

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Multiple Showings
Friday, July 19 at 8pm
Saturday July 20 at 2:30pm & 8pm
Sunday, July 21 at 2:30pm
Saturday, July 27 at 2:30pm
Sunday, July 28 at 2:30pm
*Showings are 2.25 hours with a 15-minute intermission.

*Captioning is available during matinee performances.

Contact: (713) 315-2525

Email: info@hgns.org

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Hobby Center - Zilkha Hall

800 Bagby, Houston, TX 77002

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For information on Hobby Center accessibility services including open captioning, audio description and mobility assistance please contact Judi Stallings at 713-315-2412 or access@thehobbycenter.org.

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