18th April 2018 - 21st April 2018
Peers, queens, mortals and fairies, what more can you ask for in a show? Bristol’s Gilbert & Sullivan Operatic Society present Iolanthe, the seventh collaboration of Gilbert and Sullivan and Savoy smash hit. Join us for love in the House of Lords and the disruption of a tranquil fairy civilisation by a Peer-dominated world through the discovery of the elixir of mortal passion! BGSOS are delighted to present this comic opera, and hope you’ll join us in the lobbying chamber of the mother of all parliaments, along with the Lord Chancellor, the Fairy Queen, Strephon the half-mortal, Phyllis whom he loves and poor Iolanthe herself – banished for breaking the fairy laws. Which will prevail, fairy laws or mortal decrees? Our land of the fairies awaits your attendance!
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