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The Mikado Part 2

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  1. The Mikado; or, The Town of Titipu is a comic opera in two acts, with music by Arthur Sullivan and libretto by W. S. Gilbert, their ninth of fourteen operatic opened on 14 March , in London, where it ran at the Savoy Theatre for performances, the second-longest run for any work of musical theatre and one of the longest runs of any theatre piece up to that time.
  2. The Mikado, in full The Mikado; or, The Town of Titipu, operetta in two acts by W.S. Gilbert (libretto) and Sir Arthur Sullivan (music) that premiered at the Savoy Theatre in London on March 14, The work was a triumph from the beginning. Its initial production ran for performances, and within a year some other companies were performing the operetta in England and the United States.
  3. Apr 16,  · Act 2, part I. Braid the raven hair The sun whose rays are all ablaze → Braid the raven hair is the opening to Act II of Gilbert and Sullivan 's comic operetta The Mikado written by W. S. Gilbert (libretto) and Arthur Sullivan (music).
  4. Directed by Stuart Burge. With Donald Adams, Philip Potter, John Reed, Kenneth Sandford. In a mythical Japan, Ko-Ko, a cheap tailor, has been appointed Lord High Executioner and must find someone to execute before the arrival of the ruling Mikado. He lights upon Nanki-Poo, a strolling minstrel who loves the beautiful Yum-Yum. But Yum-Yum is also loved by Ko-Ko, and Nanki-Poo, seeing no hope.
  5. Directed by Victor Schertzinger. With Kenny Baker, John Barclay, Martyn Green, Sydney Granville. The son of the Mikado of Japan, a wandering minstrel, falls for a girl who is engaged to her guardian.
  6. Aug 18,  · Directed by Rodney Greenberg. With William Conrad, Clive Revill, Kate Flowers, John Stewart. Escaping from a distasteful marriage, Nanki-Poo, the son of the Mikado, arrives in the town of Titipu - disguised as a musician. He has chosen Titipu because a beautiful girl, Yum-Yum, with whom he has fallen in love, lives in the town. A desire to marry Yum-Yum, however, is not enough.
  7. The Mikado's visit, however, concerns another matter: at Katisha's prompting, he is seeking the whereabouts of his son. Unfortunately, this turns out to be Nanki-Poo, the man Ko-Ko has just testified he beheaded. Ko-Ko and his accomplices are declared guilty of "compassing the death of the Heir Apparent" and scheduled to die after luncheon.
  8. Mikado (locomotive), a class of steam locomotives of the or 1D1 wheel configuration Mikado yellow, a color shade Operation Mikado, the code name of a .

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