Ruddigore, Gilbert & Sullivan: CU G&S Soc

Cambridge University Gilbert and Sullivan Society returns to West Road Concert Hall for the fifth year in a row, this year performing the brilliant Ruddigore. A terrible curse condemns each baronet of Ruddigore to commit one crime per day or perish in inconceivable agony. Sir Ruthven Murgatroyd has gone into hiding to avoid the curse…

Always a Bridesmaid: Gilbert & Sullivan’s Ruddigore

Ruddigore is a glorious comic romp through a very English country village, full of wonderfully awkward Edwardian love and delicious puns. Charles Court Opera’s dynamic and brightly-sung production at the historic King’s Head Theatre on Upper Street, created by actor-director John Savournin, captures our attention from the outset and holds it joyfully until the rousing final…