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The Mikado


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by Gilbert and Sullivan
with David Hillman, Derek Hammond-Stroud, Heather Begg , Ian Wallace, Valerie Masterson
Ambrosian Opera Chorus
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra led by Erich Gruenberg
Conductor David Lloyd-Jones
Associate conductor Anthony Hose
Choreographer Bob Stevenson
(Valerie Masterson and David Lloyd -Jones appear by arrangement with Sadler's Wells Trust: Heather Begg by permission of the General Administrator, Royal Opera House Covent Garden)


Libretto: W.S. Gilbert
Composer: Arthur Sullivan
Orchestra leader: Erich Gruenberg
Conductor: David Lloyd-Jones
Associate conductor: Anthony Hose
Choreographer: Bob Stevenson
Costumes: Odette Barrow
Make-up: Marion Richards
Sound: Alan Fogg
Sound: Adrian Stocks
Lighting: Dennis Channon
Design: Richard Henry
Producer: Cedric Messina
Director: Michael Hayes
Nanki-Poo: David Hillman
Pish-Tush: Philip Summerscales
Pooh-Bah: Ian Wallace
Ko-Ko: Derek Hammond-Stroud
Yum-Yum: Valerie Masterson
Peep-Bo: Sara de Javelin
Pitti-Sing: Janet Hughes
Katisha: Heather Begg
The Mikado: Richard Angas

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