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Yeomen of the Guard
19 May, 2014 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
A truly Gilbertian plot set in The Tower of London in Elizabethan times. A jester is in love with his c0-troubadour but she is in love with someone else. A threatened beheading , an escape and subsequent match making but a finale of a broken heart.
Prepare music with score for accompanist – forms to be completed after contacting the Audition secretary – a photograph is required by the Musical Director
Chorus – Male and Female Principals singers and actors Lt of the Tower Colonel Fairfax – under sentence of death Sergeant Merryll a Yeoman and Leonard Merryll his son Jack Point a strolling Jester ( preferably nimble of foot). Shadbolt – Head Jailor Elsie Maynard a strolling singer Phoebe Merryll Sergeant Meryll’s daughter , Dame Caruthers Housekeeper to the tower (Contralto Kate her niece and several cameos)
Director: Anthony Howes
MD: Justin Freind