Savoy Society of Ottawa nominates YOU for Parliament!

Inviting all singers! We are inviting all singers to be part of the Gilbert & Sullivan pit choir for Iolanthe, May 27 – 29th, 2016 What is a pit choir, you might ask ? The pit choir for the The Savoy Society of Ottawa sings offstage selected Iolanthe chorus songs in bass, tenor, alto or soprano parts.   The bonus: a chance to enjoy Gilbert & Sullivan’s funny observations about life and Parliament, up close and personal – and realize they are still true today! Rehearsal commitments: Two group rehearsals with our Read More +

Venue and dates set!

The Savoy Society of Ottawa announces a new venue and dates for Iolanthe! This year’s production will take place at Cedarview Alliance Church 2784 Cedarview Road (near Fallowfield) Show dates are as follows: Friday, May 27th 7:30 pm Saturday, May 28th, 7:30 pm Sunday, May 29th, 3:00 pm Mark your calendars! Due to concerns about sight lines and acoustics at Woodroffe, we have moved our show to a very nice venue just outside of Barrhaven. Tickets will be available soon.

Audition time for Iolanthe

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, Read More +