Manchester Gilbert and Sullivan Society

Programme for the 2011/2012(80) Season

Meetings will be held in Cross Street Chapel, Cross Street, Manchester and all except where stated will start promptly at 7.15 pm.
Assemble from 7.00 pm.

Visitors welcome at any meeting : bring a friend!

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"how sweetly he carols forth his melody"

Sunday Afternoon 23rd October 2011 at 2.30 pm

Celebrity concert by Joseph Shovelton (tenor) and Ian Townsend (piano).


"O man of learning!"

Tuesday 1st November 2011

'Silent Witness; or, Tales of a Musical Detective'


"fear nothing, but enjoy yourselves, I pray!"

Tuesday 6th December 2011

Sing-It-Ourselves evening



"Every Journey has an end."

Sunday afternoon 8th January 2012 at 3.00 pm

Outing to a semi-staged concert at the Bridgewater Hall, Manchester


"They sing so nicely."

Sunday Afternoon 5th February 2012 at 2.30 pm

Concert by Bridget Budge(contralto) and John Pratchett (bass-baritone)
accompanied by Jonathan Ellis.
Professional engagements permitting.


"And now I look more closely at it."

Tuesday 6th March 2012

Paul Taylor will give another of his informative study evenings.


"And echo forth the joyous sound"

20th - 22nd April 2012

Gilbert and Sullivan Society National Convention


"let us grasp the situation"

Tuesday 1st May 2012

Annual General Meeting plus entertainment.