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Preview: Los Ladrones at Holy Trinity Gosport – “Sullivan without Gilbert”


Los Ladrones will be performing at Holy Trinity Gosport on Sunday 7 October at 3.30pm.

The local group, comprising Jane Marett, soprano, Irene Cooksey, mezzo, Simon Cooksey, tenor, John Butt, baritone & Michael Powell, bass baritone, with Nigel Smith, piano and Marion Porter, narrator, is directed by Geoff Porter.

The group was formed in 2013 and have performed concert versions of Sullivan’s Contrabandista, (from whence it gets its name – The Bandits), The Zoo, Cox & Box and extracts from Haddon Hall, as well as two curtain-raisers, Captain Billy and Mr Jericho.

Los Ladrones has performed at Stansted House, St. Michael’s Church, Chalton, Titchfield Parish Room, East Marden Church and Bognor Regis Music Club. Future engagements include G & S Choruses at Havant U3A Christmas Lunch and two more curtain raisers, Cups & Saucers and The Willow Pattern at Stansted House.

The programme at Holy Trinity will include extracts from Sir Arthur Sullivan’s, The Beauty Stone, The Chieftain, On Shore & Sea & The Foresters.

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Performer: Los Ladrones
Author: Geoff Porter

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