The Mikado

Opera - Revival

St. James Theatre

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  • First Preview:
  • Opening Date: January 29, 1951
  • Closing Date: March 3, 1951
  • Previews: 0
  • Performances: 8

Playwright: W. S. Gilbert

Libretto: W. S. Gilbert

Music: Sir Arthur Sullivan


The son of the Mikado of Japan disguises himself as a wandering minstrel to woo the fair Yum-Yum, who is scheduled to marry the Lord High Executioner, in Gilbert and Sullivan's satirical operetta.


Opening Night Cast

Darrell Fancourt The Mikado of Japan
Joan Gillingham Pitti-Sing
Martyn Green Ko-Ko
Neville Griffiths Nanki-Poo
Ella Halman Katisha
Donald Harris Go-To
Margaret Mitchell Yum-Yum
Alan Styler Pish-Tush
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Opening Night Production Credits

  W. S. Gilbert Writer
  Sir Arthur Sullivan Music
  Eleanor Evans Staging
  Charles Ricketts Scenic Design
  Charles Ricketts Costume Design
  D'Oyly Carte Opera Company Producer
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