The 2015 summer production is The Mikado in Music Hall. Tickets are now on sale. Performance dates: July 17 & 18 at 7:30, July 19 at 3:00, July 23, 24, 25 at 7:30, July 26 at 3:00.
Blake Walter, Music Director for The Mikado and Melanie Cain, Stage Director for The Mikado, introduce themselves and and their approach to the production.
New: Children's pre-show on July19th at 1pm! This year's production of The Mikado with an Anime aesthetic is the perfect way to introduce your little ones to the brilliance and whimsy of Gilbert and Sullivan. The event will include a craft, tea and snacks, a mini-show explaining the plot through select dialogue and musical highlight's, and a backstage tour. After being a part of the pre-show, children will be prepared to see the full production at 3pm with excitement and engagement! There will be a break between the pre-show and the performance from 2-3pm. This show is wonderful for children, grandchildren, or friends who are ages 6-12. Advance reservations required. One child free with a child and adult ticket for The Mikado matinee. Reserve via email to: email@example.com
Clips from The Mikado (the Madison Savoyards 2008 production) newly remastered in high definition from our new release Blu-ray HD disc. Both the video and audio were remastered from the original audio and video recordings to take advantage of advances in editing software since 2008.
New: Menu posted for pre-performance dinners. Best availability is the second Friday, July 24. Details....
Princess Ida video
Our latest release is Princess Ida, available in both DVD and Blu-ray. The DVD is available from Amazon. (The Blu-ray is not available from Amazon, it is only available from The Madison Savoyards) You may view some clips from Princess Ida on our Princess ida video page.
The DVD and Blu-ray have been reviewed by Fanfare Magazine. The review by Henry Fogel is here....
For more details on our first high definition Blu-ray release, click here....
The Mikado Blu-ray disc
Our latest Blu-ray release, is The Mikado from 2008. The original source recordings were entirely remastered to produce this new Blu-ray HD disk. An entirely new surround sound track was remastered from the original professional multitrack audio recording. The Mikado (2008 production) is now available from The Madison Savoyards.
DVD and Blu-ray price reduction
The price of all Madison Savoyards DVDs and Blu-rays has been reduced to $20/each.
Seattle Gilbert & Sullivan Society Recordings
The May/June 2015 issue of Fanfare Magazine has a review of the DVD of their 2014 production of The Mikado. But it concludes with a mistaken reference to our website. You may access their website via this link. But, as long as you are here, you are most welcome to explore our recordings, including our most recent Blu-ray HD video disc with surround sound of our 2014 production of Princess Ida.
Below: Clip from Princess Ida - 2014