Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 June 2007

240 Pages | 25 b/w halftones

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195328943

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Oh Joy! Oh Rapture!

The Enduring Phenomenon of Gilbert and Sullivan

Ian Bradley

In Oh Joy! Oh Rapture! expert and enthusiast Ian Bradley explores the world of Gilbert and Sullivan over the last four and a half decades, looking at the way this "phenomenon" is passed from generation to generation. He analyzes professional productions across the world, looks at the unique place of G&S in schools, colleges, and universities, and lovingly explores the culture of amateur performance.