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As a loyal vintage Summer Savoyard, I, of course, attended opening night of the local Gilbert & Sullivan troupe's delightful production of "Patience" and brought the junior art lover with me. He, in turn, was glad for companionship at the final Harry Potter flick, which we loved. How about you? What did you do in the arts this past week?...
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Reviewed by Tony Villecco

The Summer Savoyards opened their 51st season Thursday (July 14)  at Binghamton University’s Anderson Center with, surely, something for everyone. With its colorful costumes, stage lighting, sets and music, this performance of Gilbert and Sullivan's "Patience" will please the most diehard G&S fans while, perhaps, make believers out of those with no previous exposure to the English duo's satires with their very unique place in musical evolution.

"Patience" was G&S's take on the excesses of the aesthetic movement. The pace for this...

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