Event Category: Films
(Gilbert & Sullivan )
Mon, April 16, 4pm
Teatro Santa Ana
Stratford Festival, Canada 1999
Comic operetta. Imaginary Japan.
Nanki-Poo,son of the Kikado, escapes the court and marriage to Katisha, elderly and unattractive. He arrives in Titipu. Love is mutual with Yum-Yum, unfortunately betrothed to Ko-Ko, Lord High Executioner. Comic impediments ensue, further complicated by the arrivalof the Mikado and Katisha. Happy ending: Nanki-Poo and Yum-Yum, KO-Ko and Ktisha. (150min)