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Gilbert & Sullivan – Three Little Maids

An evening pause: From the movie Topsy-Turvy (2000), Shirley Henderson, Dorothy Atkinson and Cathy Sara singing. The movie is about the creation of Gilbert & Sullivan’s The Mikado. Not surprisingly, the best scenes in the movie are the scenes where they perform songs from the operetta, such as this 2010 evening pause.

Hat tip Jim Mallamace.

Gilbert & Sullivan – I am the Monarch of the Sea

An evening pause: From Gilbert & Sullivan’s HMS Pinafore.

I always voted at my party’s call,
And I never thought of thinking for myself at all.

He never thought of thinking for himself at all.

I thought so little, they rewarded me
By making me the Ruler of the Queen’s Navee!