The Yeomen of the Guard; or, The Merryman and His Maid

Music by Sir Arthur Sullivan
Libretto by William S. Gilbert
Stage directed by Nermin Hasanovic ’20
Music directed by Colton H. Carter ’20
Produced by Michaela J. Kane ’18, Isabella M. Kopits ’20, Peryn E.A. Reeves-Darby ’18, & Elena D. Sokoloski ’18


Friday, March 23 at 8PM (Creative Black Tie Opening)
Saturday, March 24 at 2PM (Milk & Cookies Matinee)
Saturday, March 24 at 8PM
Sunday, March 25 at 2PM
Thursday, March 29 at 8PM (Free with HUID)
Friday, March 30 at 8PM
Saturday, March 31 at 6PM (Alumni Night)
Sunday, April 1 at 2PM

About the Show

The Harvard-Radcliffe Gilbert and Sullivan Players’ Spring 2018 production tells the story of Phoebe Meryll, who pines for Colonel Fairfax. Fairfax who has been unjustly sentenced to death. Phoebe and her father, Sergeant Meryll, devise a plan to save the young man’s life by disguising him as her brother, Leonard. When a duo of entertainers arrive on the scene, Meryll’s plans go awry. Romance, comedy, and drama ensue in The Yeomen of the Guard; or, The Merryman and His Maid!


Elsie Maynard  …  Julianne Freeman

Phoebe Meryll  …  Arianna Paz

Colonel Fairfax  …  Janiah Lockett

Dame Carruthers  …  Rachel Share-Sapolsky

Jackie Point  …  Rebecca Thau

Wilfred Shadbolt  …  Richard Tong

Sergeant Meryll  …  Mike Shirek

Kate  …  Bo Choi

Sir Richard Chomondeley  …  Benjamin Grimm

Leonard Meryll  …  Sunny Levine

Yeomen … Sam Guillemette, Aaron Slipper

Chorus  …  Olea Nickitina, Alice Findlay, Julia Lu, Sophie Bauder