The Grand Duke 2017
Publicity photo for The Grand Duke by Jordan Haywood
The Grand Duke
The Grand Duke was the final collaboration of Gilbert & Sullivan, and was our main stage show in the spring of 2017.
directed and choreographed by: Derrick Ivey
music direction by: Alan Riley Jones
Our Public Sing-Through of The Grand Duke was Sunday, November 6th, 2017 at 2pm in the Durham Arts Council.
Performances of The Grand Duke were March 30 – April 2, 2017 at the Carolina Theatre, 309 W Morgan St, Durham, NC.
Thursday (Preview Night), March 30, 8:00 PM
Friday, March 31, 8:00 PM
Saturday, April 1, 7:00 PM (note new time!)
Sunday, April 2, 2:00 PM (matinee)
More about our show:
- Our director, Derrick Ivey, set up his own blog for the Durham Savoyards shows he has directed. His blog usually has interesting rehearsal-by-rehearsal accounts throughout the production process.
- Learn about the people involved in putting together Spring 2017’s big comic operetta, The Grand Duke. Want to be involved in putting on the show? You can participate!
- We sing “God Save the Queen” and “Hail Poetry” with every main stage performance. Want to sing along from the audience? Please do!
More about The Grand Duke:
- All about The Grand Duke at the Gilbert & Sullivan archive, including its earliest performances, historical costume sketches, other artwork, original cast list, and an archived discussion.
- Plot summary, also on the Gilbert & Sullivan archive.