The Mikado (Lyric Theatre of San Jose 2014)

Lyric Theatre of San Jose poster for The Mikado 2014
21 Jun 2014 to 29 Jun 2014

Lyric Theatre presents The Mikado, or The Town of Titipu, Gilbert & Sullivan's comic masterpiece. Fully staged, in English, with orchestra and supertitles. Nanki-Poo, the son of the Mikado of Japan, is in disguise and on the run from his engagement to Katisha. In the town of Titipu he meets his love, Yum-Yum, who is betrothed to her guardian, Ko-Ko, Lord High Executioner of Titipu. When the Mikado and Katisha come to Titipu to find Nanki-Poo, chaos ensues as boy meets girl, boy loses girl, boy gets girl but is sentenced to death, and everybody lives happily ever after!

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About 2 1/2 hours including intermission
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