Manchester Gilbert and Sullivan Society

Programme for the 2015/2016(84) 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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"Do you hear that? Are you not delighted?"

Tuesday 6th October 2015

Arthur Barrett of Norwich G&S Society
will entertain us with unusual or rare recordings from his large collection.


"When I was a lad I served a term ..."

Tuesday 3rd November 2015

Mike Leigh,
well-known film and theatre Director and writer, local lad and former member of this Society as a youth, will talk about his view of Gilbert and Sullivan.
(Professional engagements permitting)


"everything is interesting, tell us, tell us all about it!"

Tuesday 1st December 2015

James Hendry,
a very talented young pianist, accompanist and conductor from the RNCM will talk about promoting G&S and will entertain us on the piano.
(Professional engagements permitting)



"Lift your song on high, all comers."

Tuesday 12th January 2016

Some members of
Sale Gilbert and Sullivan Society
will entertain us right royally as they have done before.
Always an enjoyable evening.


"On each of us thy learning shed."

Sunday 31st January 2016 at 2.30 pm

A talk, illustrated at the piano, by tenor and singing teacher Oliver White.
We have enjoyed his many performances at Buxton/Harrogate G&S Festivals and his talk to the 2012 Convention.


"born in leap year ..."

Tuesday 1st March 2016

A Frederic's birthday Party;
amusing ourselves and enjoying bring and share refreshments.


"Everything is a source of fun."

Sunday 3rd April 2016 at 2.30 pm

Concert by soprano Elinor Moran
accompanied by Roderick Barrand of the RNCM.
(Professional engagements permitting)


"What ought we to do?"

Tuesday 3th May 2016

Annual General Meeting plus entertainment.