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Mikado

Hackney Empire

Co-Opera

 

Conductor: Stephen Higgins

Designer: Carl Davies

Lighting: Paul Need

Choreographer: Ewan Jones

Photographer: Paul Need

 

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Reviews

Opera Magazine: “Bonas’s production had comic ebullience and energy. I can’t recall a recent British G&S production in which the dialogue has been delivered at such a cracking pace... unmodified rapture from start to finish.” Hugh Canning

 

Broadway World: “Director James Bonas and designer Carl Davies have created a visually stunning look that owes something to Arthur Rackham... there's a touch of Weimar too... with references to Japan limited, the work becomes a luscious fantasy - and is all the better for the freedoms that offers, gleefully accepted by the cast and creatives. If you've seen a G&S before, this Mikado will delight and dazzle. And if you haven't seen a G&S before, then - really - you should.” Gary Naylor