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Ruddigore

Join us for our fabulous 2017-2018 season!  Ruddigore will be our main stage show in the spring of 2018.

Performances of Ruddigore will be April 12-15, 2018, at Carolina Theatre in downtown Durham NC.

Our Public Sing-Through of Ruddigore will be Sunday, November 5th, 2017 at 2pm in the basement room of the Durham Arts Council. All are welcome! Auditions for Ruddigore will be  December 3 & 5, with call-backs Dec 7.  Rehearsals begin January 5th, 2018.

Ruddigore
directed and choreographed by: Derrick Ivey
music direction by: Jackson Cooper

Performances of Ruddigore will be October 12-15, 2018, at The Carolina Theatre, 309 W Morgan St, Durham, NC 27701.

Thursday (Preview Night), October 12, 8:00 PM
Friday,  October 13, 8:00 PM
Saturday, October 14, 7:00 PM  (note earlier time!)
Sunday, October 15, time TBD

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!
  • Our shows have garnered much media attention over the years. Read previews and reviews of recent shows.
  • Tickets for our performances will be available as we get closer to showtime.
  • 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 Ruddigore:

  • All about Ruddigore 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.