Please note that some meetings will be live on Sunday afternoons
at 2.30 pm in Cross Street Chapel, Cross Street, Manchester, M2 1NL,
and others will be on Zoom on Tuesday evenings at 7.30 pm
Sunday 5th November 2023 at 2.30 pm
A concert by Bruce Graham, bass-baritone,
of D'Oyly Carte and G&S International Festivals.
His wife Caroline may contribute a song or two.
With David Wheeler at the piano.
The Harold Sumner meeting.
Admission: members £5, visitors £7
Tuesday 5th December 2023 on Zoom at 7.30 pm
Talk/presentation by Elisabeth Kehoe on
her biography of Helen D'Oyly Carte,
formerly Helen Lenoir: “Queen of the Savoy”.
The Norman Beckett meeting
Tuesday 9th January 2024 on Zoom at 7.30 pm
Ken Robertson-Scott, formerly Stage Manager, with D’Oyly Carte Opera Company, will tell us much about his work backstage.
Tuesday 6th February 2024 on Zoom at 7.30 pm
Laurence Leng of Sussex G&S Society shares treasurers from John Cannon’s and
Melvyn Tarran’s memorabilia collections.
Sunday 3rd March 2024 at 2.30 pm
Paul Taylor will inform and amuse us with one of his studies of an opera, Patience this time.
Sunday 7th April 2024 at 2.30 pm
“Gilbert & Sullivan and delicate sexual matters”
A presentation by Professor Derek B. Scott
with musical illustrations.
Tuesday 14 May 2024 on Zoom at 7.30 pm
Annual General Meeting plus social chat.