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Patience 2017

 

Lamplighters Music Theatre Reviews & Articles



02/20/17

 

Lamplighters Music Theatre - Gilbert & Sullivan's Patience - Peninsula Reviews


02/18/17

 

Lamplighters do Patience - Repeat Performances


02/14/17

 

Have a Little Patience with Lamplighters Music Theatre - Broadway World


02/13/17

 

Gilbert & Sullivan’s Patience: or Bunthorne’s Bride - Theater by the Bay


02/10/17

 

Patience not Gilbert and Sullivan’s best, but still worthy - Bay Area News Group


02/09/17

 

Aesthetic Romp - Bay Area Reporter


02/09/17

 

Gilbert & Sullivan’s “Patience”: Satire lifts up the common people - People's World


02/09/17

 

Leah Garchik's column - San Francisco Chronicle


02/05/17

 

Patience - Theatre Eddys


02/05/17

 

Lamplighters Deftly Delivers Gilbert and Sullivan’s “Topsy-Turvy” Take on Poets and Peasants - The Rehearsal Studio


02/05/17

 

Perfectly staged, Lamplighters' Patience stills demands patience - Bachtrack


01/31/17

 

Lamplighters Co-founder Orva Hoskinson Dies - San Francisco Classical Voice


01/27/17

 

Lamplighters Music Theatre Mourns the Death of Beloved Co-Founder Orva Hoskinson - Broadway World


01/24/17

 

Lamplighters’ Patience Returns - San Francisco Classical Voice


09/14/17

 

From the Executive Director: Dirty Words - Theatre Bay Area


08/22/16

 

In Review: The Grand Duke - Opera News


08/21/16

 

Lamplighters' more PC Mikado is no less funny - Bachtrack


08/20/16

 

Lamplighters Elegantly Transports Gilbert and Sullivan to Renaissance Italy - The Rehearsal Studio


08/19/16

 

The Lamplighters’ revision of The Mikado - Repeat Performances


08/16/16

 

Lamplighters' New Mikado is Excellence Itself - Broadway World


08/15/16

 

The New Mikado – at Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts - Peninsula Reviews


08/15/16

 

The Lamplighter’s “The New Mikado” Reviewed: Mikado Kidnapped from Japan to Italy - Splash Magazines


08/11/16

 

Review of Lamplighters Music Theatre: A Marvelous Mikado - The Livermore Independent


08/11/16

 

An Italian Mikado - Bay Area Reporter


08/09/16

 

The Mikado in Italy: Leave the Fan, Take the Cannoli - San Francisco Classical Voice


08/08/16

 

Review: Guilt-free Mikado - unveiled by Lamplighters - San Jose Mercury News


08/08/16

 

Lamplighters’ transplanted Mikado - retains its charm - San Francisco Chronicle/SFGate


08/08/16

 

Revamped Mikado targets the ugly tradition of ‘yellow face’ - San Francisco Chronicle/SFGate


08/08/16

 

The "New" Mikado - Bitter Hack


08/03/16

 

Moving The Mikado - Lamplighters' new spin on a classic operetta - Mountain View Voice/Palo Alto Weekly


07/27/16

 

The New Mikado Reflects Changed Times - SF Arts Monthly


07/21/16

 

New Look to Lamplighters' Production of The Mikado - The Independent


07/20/16

 

Lamplighters Will Transplant the Town of Titipu to Renaissance Italy - The Rehearsal Studio


06/15/16

 

Messing with The Mikado - To Put it Bluntly


05/21/16

 

Mikado gets a makeover to remove ‘orientalism’ - San Francisco Chronicle


05/18/16

 

Wildwood Fourth Graders Perform HMS Pinafore - Piedmont Post


04/25/16

 

Yes, You Can Perform THE MIKADO Without the Racist Bullshit - YOMYOMF


04/20/16

 

Building a Better ‘Mikado,’ Minus the Yellowface - American Theatre


04/14/16

 

Piedmont: Wildwood teacher stars in Verdi opera - Mercury News


02/18/16

 

Ancestors' curse - Bay Area Reporter


02/13/16

 

The Lamplighters Present Ruddygore - Repeat Performances


01/26/16

 

Heavens to Murgatroyd!, Ruddygore is Coming - San Francisco Classical Voice


01/05/16

 

Lamplighters will restore original title to Gilbert and Sullivan’s ghost story - examiner.com


12/21/15

 

The Eddys: Our Top Theatre Productions, 2015, San Francisco Bay Area - Theatre Eddys


08/13/15

 

Yo, Ho, Ho, It's a Fabulous Show!!! - Livermore Independent


08/10/15

 

HMS Pinafore Slips into San Francisco Bay - San Francisco Splash


08/06/15

 

They sail the ocean blue - Bay Area Reporter


08/05/15

 

Two Fun-Filled Musicals - Rossmoor News


08/03/15

 

Lamplighters bring exceptional Pinafore to multiple stages in August - Benicia Herald


08/03/15

 

Lamplighters sets sail with a shipshape H.M.S. Pinafore - San Jose Mercury News


08/03/15

 

Buttercup meets her Sailor and The Pinafore sails in classic form - VMedia


07/20/15

 

Lamplighters: Keeping a Spotlight on Gilbert and Sullivan - San Jose Mercury News


07/07/15

 

Baker Peeples: SULLIVAN, GILBERT AND The Pirates of Penzance on LAMPLIGHTERS MUSIC THEATRE, CD Review - Fanfare Magazine


07/01/15

 

SULLIVAN: The Pirates of Penzance, CD Review - Opera News Magazine


05/04/15

 

Lamplighters' The Grand Duke Review - Gilbert and Sullivan's Last Stand - San Francisco Splash Magazine


05/01/15

 

The Grand Duke, or, The Statutory Duel - Theatre Eddys


04/27/15

 

Gilbert and Sullivan’s Grand Duke gets its due at last - San Francisco Chronicle/SF Gate


02/09/15

 

A Grand Production of Leonard Bernstein's Candide - Talkin' Broadway


02/05/15

 

Easily assimilated: Candide returns - Bay Area Reporter


02/04/15

 

The Best and Most Troubled of All Possible Musicals - KQED


02/03/15

 

Lamplighters glitter gaily in Bernstein’s Candide - Bachtrack


02/03/15

 

Candide’s Hard Naïveté - A Beast in a Jungle


02/03/15

 

Lamplighters' Candide Sparkles Even in Clunky Version - San Francisco Classical Voice


02/01/15

 

Candide - Theatre Eddys


12/15/14

 

Iolanthe recording in Top Twelve releases of 2014 - Opera News


08/17/14

 

Piratical perfection reigns in Pirates of Penzance - The Daily Californian


08/17/14

 

The Pirates of Penzance by the Lamplighters is a rollicking fun evening - For All Events/Theatre World Internet Magazine


08/15/14

 

The 62nd Lamplighters season gets off to a delightful start - Examiner


08/14/14

 

Triumphant Pirates Land in Livermore - Livermore Independent


08/11/14

 

BWW Reviews: Pirates of Penzance a Glorious Thing! - Broadwayworld.com


08/07/14

 

Hail, hail, the gang's all here! - Bay Area Reporter


08/06/14

 

Snapp Shots: Bay Area Lamplighters' "Pirates" production dazzles - Contra Costa Times


08/04/14

 

Review: Pirates of Penzance another gem by Lamplighters - Mercury News


07/28/14

 

Audience Favorite: Pirates at Lamplighters - San Francisco Classical Voice


07/08/14

 

Young Vic at a crossroads as its audiences skew older - The Baltimore Sun


07/01/14

 

Gilbert, Sullivan and Me: A Brief Sojourn into British Silliness - Marina Times


06/26/14

 

Lamplighter Kids Take On G&S Scenes - San Francisco Classical Voice


05/14/14

 

Sullivan: Iolanthe CD Review - Opera News


03/03/14

 

A Sparkling Lavish Production of Johann Strauss' Die Fledermaus - Talkin' Broadway


02/23/14

 

Lamplighters Music Theater – Die Fledermaus - Peninsula Review


02/22/14

 

Lamplighters' Die Fledermaus at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts - Repeat Performances


02/22/14

 

Johann Strauss’ ‘batty’ operetta fits comfortably into the Lamplighters style - Examiner


02/17/14

 

Lamplighters Music Theatre Die Fledermaus Review – A Delight - LA Splash


01/30/14

 

Die Fledermaus - A Hit by Strauss - Livermore Independent


01/27/14

 

Singing Praises: Fresh, Lively, Die Fledermaus - San Francisco Classical Voice


01/27/14

 

Die Fledermaus opens with usual Lamplighters flair - Benicia Herald


01/26/14

 

Die Fledermaus SF - Culture Vulture


10/01/13

 

Princess Ida CD Review - Opera News


08/15/13

 

Irresistible Iolanthe Coming to Livermore - The Independent


08/13/13

 

Gilbert & Sullivan’s Iolanthe in Mountain View - Peninsula Reviews


08/12/13

 

Review: Lamplighters Music Theatre delights with Iolanthe - Contra Costa Times


08/12/13

 

The Lamplighters’ Iolanthe Flies in with the Best - Broadway World


08/11/13

 

Iolanthe Review – A Gilbert and Sullivan Masterpiece - Splash Magazines


08/09/13

 

The Lamplighters’ Iolanthe - Repeat Performances


08/08/13

 

Fairies, Queens, et alia - Bay Area Reporter


08/06/13

 

Iolanthe - Walnut Creek patron reviews on Goldstar


08/05/13

 

Lamplighter's Iolanthe a good bedtime story - Benicia Herald


08/05/13

 

Iolanthe - culturevulture.net


08/02/13

 

All Eyes on Lamplighter's Iolanthe - San Francisco Classical Voice


08/02/13

 

Lamplighters' Ida: A Royal Recording - San Francisco Classical Voice


08/01/13

 

Iolanthe - San Francisco Classical Voice


07/31/13

 

The State of the Arts - KDFC


07/24/13

 

Snapp Shots: Bay Area's Lamplighters world's best Gilbert & Sullivan company - Contra Costa Times


07/19/13

 

Lamplighters’ 61st season to begin next month - Examiner.com


03/23/13

 

Sorcerer Review – Lamplighters excel in seldom-heard early Gilbert and Sullivan opera - L.A. Splash


03/21/13

 

Love Potion #9 - Bay Area Reporter


03/19/13

 

Lamplighters delights with semi-staged The Sorcerer - San Jose Mercury News


03/19/13

 

The Sorcerer is Full of Magic - Broadway World


03/13/13

 

Lamplighters Music Theatre Celebrates 60th Anniversary with The Sorcerer - San Francisco Informer Magazine


03/12/13

 

Sorcerer Coming and Going - San Francisco Classical Voice


02/26/13

 

Princess Ida Review – Lamplighters do it again - Splash Magazines


02/19/13

 

Williams New Yeoman of the G&S Guard - San Francisco Classical Voice


02/04/13

 

Gilbert & Sullivan — Princess Ida at Yerba Buena Center - Peninsula Review


02/02/13

 

Lamplighters' Fabulous Princess Ida - San Francisco Classical Voice


01/31/13

 

Women's liberationist - Bay Area Reporter


01/28/13

 

Lamplighters' Princess Ida Offers Best of Gilbert and Sullivan - BroadwayWorld.com


08/17/12

 

Review: A Magnificent Mikado - Livermore Independent


08/13/12

 

Review: Lamplighters Music Theatre opens 60th year with The Mikado - Stark Insider


08/02/12

 

When Nanki-Poo met Yum-Yum: Lamplighters' The Mikado begins its Bay Area run - Bay Area Reporter


08/02/12

 

Preview - Lamplighters brings The Mikado to Napa - Napa Valley Register