April 24, 2003 -- The University of Wyoming Department of Theatre and Dance production of Gilbert and Sullivan's "The Gondoliers" will be presented April 29-30 and May 2-4, at 7:30 nightly on the UW Fine Arts Center main stage.
Admission is $13 for the general public, $11 for senior citizens and $6 for students. Call (307) 766-6666 for tickets and more information.
"The Gondoliers" is Gilbert and Sullivan's 12th and one of their most successful operas. It is one of their more frequently performed works, second only to "The Mikado" in number of performances. "The Gondoliers" has one of the longest vocal scores of any of their operas and contains some of Sullivan's most beautiful and sophisticated music.
UW Professor Larry Hensel directs the performance, and UW Professor Michael Griffith conducts the orchestra.
Posted on Thursday, April 24, 2003