The Gondoliers - poster

The Gondoliers
or, The King of Barataria

Written by W.S. Gilbert. Composed by Arthur Sullivan.

  • Wednesday 21st – Saturday 24th November 2018
  • The Arc Theatre, Trowbridge

Production team

Phil Courage – Director

Julian Clementson – Musical Director

Anna Mazan – Choreographer


Duke of Plaza-Toro Robin Jukes
Duchess of Plaza-Toro Michelle Hole
Casilda Connie Harris
Don Alhambra del Bolero Mike Kemp
Marco Palmieri Ashley Watson
Giuseppe Palmieri Thomas Schönfeld
Gianetta Caroline Murray
Tessa Amanda Sterkenburg
Inez Ann Berry
Luiz Luke Howe
Antonio Braden Jukes
Francesco Alex Watson
Giorgio Eliot Green
Annibale Paul West
Fiametta Tilly Heyden
Vittoria Anna Mazan
Giulia Georgiana Snelling

Claire Borovac, Sarah Brewer, John Burtenshaw, Pat Burtenshaw, Graham Day, Carisma Dolphin, Tina Duffin, Gracie Groves, Noah Heard, Valerie Jukes, Tim Knott, M’Lou Llewellyn, Maria Matthews, Richard Rawlings


Conductor Julian Clementson
Flute Tim Fosker
Clarinet David Shepard
Piano Tony James
Keyboard Naomi Ibbetson (Weds, Fri, Sat),
Tim Gilvin (Thurs)
Double Bass Nigel Shires
Percussion Tony Stockley
Director Phil Courage
Musical Director Julian Clementson
Choreographer Anna Mazan
Rehearsal Pianists Tony James, Julian Clementson
Score arranged by Julian Clementson
Rehearsal tracks Julian Clementson, Claire Borovac
Stage Manager Ollie Phipps of SO! Stage Illusions
Deputy Stage Manager Emma Edwards
Backstage Crew Nicky Runyeard-Hunt, Conner Runyeard-Hunt
Show Co-ordinator Claire Borovac
Wardrobe Sandra Tucker, Karen Grant, Joan Baggs
Hired costumes Bath Theatrical Costume Hire
Set design and construction Phil Courage, assisted by Jerome Way
Properties Valerie Jukes, members and friends of the society
Lighting Tony Giddings
Wigs Peggy Snook
Publicity photographs Trevor Porter
Poster design Tim Hobbs
Programme Claire Borovac, photos by Clive James
Raffle Janet Cooper
Website Andrew Curtis

TAOS Musical Theatre would like to acknowledge with thanks:

  • the staff and volunteers of The Arc Theatre, Trowbridge
  • the staff and volunteers of Trowbridge Town Hall
  • TJ Self Drive
  • everybody who helped with set, props, publicity, Front of House and everything needed to put on a show