Gilbert & Sullivan Society of Houston presents A Topsy Turvy Mikado
The Gilbert & Sullivan Society of Houston 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 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 actors for their roles, plus all the songs and dialogue fans know and love.