A Matter of Patter
with Richard Suart and Bryan Evans, piano
An evening inspired by patter songs from opera and operetta
Pre-show suppers in Café St James. For information, menus and reservations Tel. 714175
Richard Suart is a world specialist in patter songs and particuarly renowned for his portayal of Ko Ko in Gilbert and Sullivan's Mikado.
As a singer-actor, Richard's career has embraced contemporary opera and operetta, as well as the charactor parts in more traditional works, performing with, and in, the World's most prestigious orchestras and venues. He is accompanied by pianist Bryan Evans, well-known to local audiences as Musical Director for Diva Opera.
The critics say:
"The cast needs every G&S pro it can lay its hands on, and it has one in Richard Suart's exemplary Major-General Stanley."
Richard Fairman - The Financial Times
"Richard Suart, the leading Savoyard of our day..."
'The cast is a good mix of musical theatre troupers and light opera names, with G&S patter specialist Richard Suart adding a touch of real class'
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