ETO - Gilbert and Sullivan: Patience
Every tune is whistleable, every word worth hearing, and the humour is as fresh as it was at the first performance.
Friday 31 MarchFrom £8.00 to £35.00
Snape Maltings Concert Hall
Timothy Burke conductor
Running time approx. 2 hours and 20 minutes (inc. interval)
ETO’s first production of a light opera by Gilbert and Sullivan is Patience – the duo’s extremely witty, infrequently performed little masterpiece about the aesthetic movement of the 1890s, with willowy poets, sighing maidens, hearty milkmaids and burly officers galore.