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Meet a Savoyard: Garth Schafer

I was introduced to Gilbert & Sullivan through hearing melodies over the years, but I hit the big time when I came to see SCA friends in HMS Pinafore. I knew the melodies for Little Buttercup, before knowing the words. … Continue reading

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Announcing our Pirates of Penzance cast!

We are pleased to announce our cast for our Spring 2016 production of The Pirates of Penzance! Be sure to come see them, March 4th-13th!

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Giving Tuesday

December 1 is Giving Tuesday! It’s a day to support your favorite non-profits. You can use today as an opportunity to support the Pittsburgh Savoyards in our mission to perpetuate the heritage of Gilbert & Sullivan and provide a hands-on opportunity … Continue reading

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Stage & Vocal Auditions for The Pirates of Penzance

Audition to be a part of our Spring 2016 production – The Pirates of Penzance! With music director Guy Russo and stage director Sean Lenhart. We will be auditioning for lead and ensemble roles. Wednesday, December 2, 2015 from 7:30 pm until 9:00 … Continue reading

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Now Accepting Stage Director Applications for The Pirates of Penzance

The Pittsburgh Savoyards are now accepting applications for the position of Stage Director for their Spring 2016 show: Gilbert & Sullivan’s The Pirates of Penzance. It will be performed March 4-6 and 10-13, 2016 at the Andrew Carnegie Free Library & Music … Continue reading

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Meet the Savoyards! Profile of Lynette Garlan

Lynette Garlan is treasurer for Pittsburgh Savoyards, Production Manager for Iolanthe, Orchestra Manager and general all-around supporter and helper. I was introduced to Gilbert & Sullivan by my mother, at a young age, growing up in California. She was a … Continue reading

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Don’t miss Fairy Tea tomorrow, August 29!

Come and celebrate the end of Summer with the Pittsburgh Savoyards! The Lincoln Room at the Andrew Carnegie Free Library & Music Hall is the place to be on August 30th, 4pm to 9pm. Meet the cast of our upcoming production of Iolanthe while … Continue reading

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Iolanthe cast is announced

We are pleased to announce our cast for this Fall’s production of Iolanthe:

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Stage/Vocal and Dance Auditions for Iolanthe

Audition to be a part of our Fall 2015 show – Iolanthe! We will be auditioning for lead and ensemble roles at the stage/vocal auditions, and for a non-singing dance chorus at a special dance audition. See below for details. Location: … Continue reading

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Harvey Meieran

The Savoyards mourn the loss of their “wit in the pit”, Harvey Meieran, who passed on Monday, March 2nd. Harvey was a lifetime member of the Savoyards. He was a violist in the Savoyards orchestra for four decades and served … Continue reading

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