The Gilbert & Sullivan Collection [6 popular operettas]

 
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GILBERT AND SULLIVAN
The Gilbert & Sullivan Collection [6 popular operettas]
Opera Australia / Anthony Warlow, David Hobson, Christine Douglas, Heather Begg, Colette Mann & many others

[ ABC Classics DVD / 5 DVD Box Set ]

Release Date: Wednesday 28 March 2018

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Rated: G - Films, Videos, and Publications Classification Act 1993Suitable for General Audiences

Opera Australia and ABC Classics present a new collection of six classic productions of the best-loved Gilbert & Sullivan operettas.

Deliciously funny plots, poking at the underside of just about every respectable institution of society, from parliament to the judiciary to the police to the Royal Navy - and, above all, exposing the absurdities of the British class system, and the pretensions of those who flock to embrace the latest fashions. Sullivan's glorious music is the perfect match to Gilbert's wickedly irreverent librettos: enchanting, joyful, witty and unforgettably tuneful.

Filmed live at the Sydney Opera House and the Arts Centre, Melbourne, these performances feature stellar casts including Anthony Warlow, Heather Begg, David Hobson, Dennis Olsen, Peter Cousens and Taryn Fiebig.

Track Listing:
Deluxe 5 DVD box set, featuring complete performances of:

The Gondoliers
HMS Pinafore
Trial By Jury
The Mikado
The Pirates of Penzance
Patience