Audition time for Iolanthe

Posted on Nov 17, 2015 in Iolanthe, News

The Savoy Society of Ottawa announces that auditions for Iolanthe start November 28th, 2015.

Call (613) 727-6321 for an appointment, or email

The show will be stage directed by Meredith Matthews, and music directed by Gloria Jean Nagy. You will be asked to prepare a song (preferably from the show), and bring sheet music for the accompanist. You may also be asked to read lines for the audition committee.

Iolanthe is a comic Gilbert and Sullivan operetta, featuring a large chorus and triple-threat leads (singing, acting, and comedy plus some dancing).

Rehearsals begin in January, two or three times a week, for performances May 13, 14 and 15, 2016 at Woodroffe United Church in Ottawa. Singing ability required, for all ages. $50 membership fee, $25 for students.