Edinburgh Gilbert and Sullivan Society

The Musicals are Coming

The Musicals are Coming

Amateur musicals companies take to King’s stage:
A quartet of Edinburgh’s leading amateur musicals companies took to the King’s theatre stage on Monday night to show off some of the highlights they will be performing there in coming months.

January 27, 2015 | By | 1 Reply More
Princess Ida – Review

Princess Ida – Review

★★★★☆ Grace and frivolity:

Uplifting grace and outmoded comedy combine in equal measures for the Edinburgh Gilbert and Sullivan Society’s new production of Princess Ida which plays at the King’s all week.

April 5, 2014 | By | Reply More
Review – The Sorcerer

Review – The Sorcerer

★★★☆☆ Slight of hand:

Fun and frothy, there is little to deconstruct in Edinburgh G&S Society’s entertaining and distinctly slight production of The Sorcerer, which is at the Church Hill theatre to Saturday.

October 30, 2013 | By | Reply More
Review – The Yeomen of the Guard

Review – The Yeomen of the Guard

★★★☆☆ Needs more polish:

Soaring joy, daft patter and crushing melancholy are underpinned by a score tuned right into the events unfurling on stage in this occasionally brilliant Yeomen of the Guard.

March 20, 2013 | By | Reply More
King’s AmDram hire rates frozen

King’s AmDram hire rates frozen

Hire rates for amateur companies at Edinburgh’s King’s and Festival theatres are to be frozen “for the next year or two” the new Chief Executive of the Festival City Theatre Trust has told the Annals.

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G&S Updated for 2012

G&S Updated for 2012

The Edinburgh Gilbert and Sullivan Society are making a virtue out of a crisis this week as they move from their usual venue at the King’s into the mighty space of the Festival Theatre for their production of Iolanthe.

May 2, 2012 | By | Reply More