The Yeomen of the Guard

A comic operetta by William S. Gilbert and Arthur Sullivan
Directed by Kyle Gould
Music Directed by Winnifred Hume
Choreographed by Mya Swedburg

Presented at the Pumphouse Theatre
April 28th to May 6th, 2023

The show takes place in the Tower of London where Colonel Fairfax is wrongly accused of sorcery and sentenced to death within the hour. Fairfax hatches a plan to secretly marry a strolling singer, who now expects to be a wealthy widow upon Fairfax’s imminent demise, leaving her free to marry her lover, the jester Jack Point. However, Fairfax miraculously escapes his fate and chaos ensues.

Read up on Gilbert & Sullivan’s tower-based tragedy before our 2022/23 Season production – An Intro to The Yeomen of the Guard