Potted Pirates and Ruddigore Reduced

Chesterfield Gilbert and Sullivan Society will present their 2019 show Potted Pirates and Ruddigore Reduced at Ashover Parish Hall on October 2 and 3, followed by performances at the Rose Theatre, Chesterfield on October 4 and 5. 

This year the society has decided to perform two shows in one and the production will feature songs and characters from The Pirates of Penzance and Ruddigore. 

The stories have been adapted and intertwined by joint directors, Nic Wilson and John Goodrum, with musical director, Andrew Marples, directing the orchestra. 

Soloists from the Society, will be joined by guest artistes, Stephen Godward, Robert Spencer, and Rachael Louisa Bray in principal roles.

The production also features Society accompanist Chris Flint as a member of the small orchestra. 

All shows start at 7.30pm and tickets are available from Carole Pilkington on 01246 207893, society members and Chesterfield Visitors Centre for the Ashover performance. Tickets for the Rose Theatre can be booked through Carole Pilkington or online at http://www.chesterfieldstudios.co.uk – (booking fee applies).