For three weeks every year, the majestic Royal Hall and other venues in and around Harrogate plays host to a very special celebration – the International Gilbert & Sullivan Festival. In 2015, it will be the 22nd time the festival has been held, and the events list is looking bigger and better than ever.
The International Gilbert & Sullivan Festival, one of the best-attended festivals in Harrogate and one of the most famous in the world, will be held from 1st to 23rd August. Visitors can expect dozens of world-class performances honouring the much-loved theatrical partnership of W.S. Gilbert and Arthur Sullivan. Here’s a quick rundown of the festival highlights: