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Mikado 1916D'Oyly Carte Opera Company

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Widely considered to be be Sullivan's masterpiece, The Mikado was always hugely popular.


D'Oyly Carte Scottish tour - 1916

The repertoire or this tour included Trial By Jury,  The Sorcerer,  Patience,  Iolanthe,  The Mikado,  The Yeomen of the Guard and The Gondoliers.

The schedule for the Dundee week is as follows:

Dundee, w/c 4 September:  Mon 4 Gondoliers;  Tue 5 Patience;  Wed 6 Yeomen of the Guard;  Thu 7 Mikado;  Fri 8 Trial by Jury & Sorcerer;  Sat 9 m Iolanthe;  Sat 9 e Yeomen of the Guard.

Other dates (Edinburgh, Glasgow and Aberdeen) to be confirmed.

Performance Cast

Nanki-Poo the Mikado's son, disguised as a wandering Minstrel

Dewey Gibson (Sep 7)

Pooh-Bah Lord High Everything Else

Fred Billington (Sep 7)

Pish-Tush a Noble Lord

Frederick Hobbs (Sep 7)

Ko-Ko Lord High Executioner of Titipu

Henry Lytton (Sep 7)

Yum-Yum Ko-Ko's Ward

Elsie McDermid (Sep 7)

Pitti-Sing Yum-Yum's sister, also Ko-Ko's Ward

Nellie Briercliffe (Sep 7)

Katisha an elderly Lady, in love with Nanki-Poo

Bertha Lewis (Sep 7)

Mikado of Japan

Leicester Tunks (Sep 7)

Performance DatesMikado 1916

Map List

Her Majesty's Theatre, Dundee | Dundee

7 Sep, 19.15

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