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The Savoy Operas of Gilbert & Sullivan Quiz

How much do you know about Gilbert and Sullivan's operas? Let's find out. No time limit - and no tap-ins!! 8 Questions.

 
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1

All G&S Savoy operas had alternative (or sub) titles. Can you match these correctly?

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Left

  • The Mikado
  • The Pirates of Penzance
  • Patience
  • HMS Pinafore

Right

  • Bunthorne's Bride
  • The Slave of Duty
  • The Lass That Loved a Sailor
  • The Town of Titipu

2

All G&S Savoy operas had alternative (or sub) titles. Here's some more for you to match.

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Left

  • Ruddigore
  • Iolanthe
  • Yeomen of the Guard
  • The Gondoliers

Right

  • The King of Barataria
  • The Merry Man and His Maid
  • The Peer and the Peri
  • The Witch's Curse

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The first two questions covered 8 of their opera collaborations, but how may did they write together?

  • 8
  • 10
  • 12
  • 14

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Which opera, my favourite, has Nanki-Poo and Yum-Yum as the main characters?

  • Iolanthe
  • Ruddigore
  • The Mikado
  • The Gondoliers

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Their famous patter song 'I am the very model of a modern major-general' is from which opera?

  • The Gondoliers
  • Trial By Jury
  • The Pirates of Penzance
  • HMS Pinafore

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What opera title gave Reggie Perrin his middle name?

  • Ruddigore
  • Iolanthe
  • Patience
  • Pinafore

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For the last two questions, can you identify Gilbert and Sullivan? Which one is this?

  • Sir William Schwenk Gilbert
  • Sir Arthur Seymour Sullivan
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And who is this?

  • Sir William Schwenk Gilbert
  • Sir Arthur Seymour Sullivan
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