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Gilbert and Sullivan Trivia and Quizzes

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These quizzes cover multiple shows from the magical collaboration of William Gilbert and Arthur Sullivan, which produced fourteen comic operas between 1871 and 1896. Quizzes on specific operettas will be found in the alphabetical list of musicals.   

There are 14 quizzes and 145 trivia questions in this category.
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trivia quiz  Gilbert and Sullivan 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Christinap, Nov 07 14

Gilbert and Sullivan wrote some very witty, if fiendishly hard to sing, lyrics. All you have to do is identify the song.
Nov 07 14
234 plays
trivia quiz  G&S Little Details Quiz 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, Equus456, Feb 14 07

Sometimes you have to be extremely observant, with an excellent memory, to recall things for quizzes. This is one of those times. The answer to only one of these questions cannot be found in lyrics.
Feb 14 07
288 plays
trivia quiz  W.S.Gilbert's Lyrics for 'Savoy Operas' 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Pimplehead, Aug 04 06

BSkyB in Britain offer a free (no adverts!) satellite channel for the Arts. This includes some Gilbert & Sullivan operettas which has led me to dig out a book I have of the lyrics of all such 'operas'. I hope this quiz will prove of interest.
Aug 04 06
408 plays
trivia quiz  G&S 'Other Titles' 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Equus456, Oct 30 06

You may be familiar with Gilbert and Sullivan's operas, but do you know the other names for them? G&S enthusiasts should find this easy.
Oct 30 06
477 plays
trivia quiz  Ultimate Gilbert and Sullivan 15 questions
Average, 15 Qns, rosieh, Jun 15 06

I absolutely Gilbert and Sullivan. If you love them as much as I do, then you should do well at this quiz.
Jun 15 06
378 plays
trivia quiz  Write Your Own Gilbert & Sullivan Operetta 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, jouen58, Apr 23 04

Another classic routine by British comedienne Anna Russell explains how anyone can create their own G&S operetta by following a simple basic formula. Have Fun!
Apr 23 04
366 plays
trivia quiz  Gilbert and Sullivan Opening Songs 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Anna M, Nov 10 04

This quiz includes questions on the opening songs of many of the Gilbert and Sullivan operettas. It's all multiple choice, so give it a try!
Anna M
Nov 10 04
711 plays
trivia quiz  Gilbert and Sullivan, A Little Light Music 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, Caity52, Sep 27 14

How much do you know about the topsy turvy world created by this Victorian pair?
Sep 27 14
198 plays
trivia quiz  Gilbert and Sullivan's 'The Sorcerer' 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Anna M, Mar 16 03

'The Sorcerer' is not one of Gilbert and Sullivan's best known operettas, but it was the first one I performed in (as Constance), and it has some lovely music and amusing lyrics.
Anna M
Mar 16 03
375 plays
trivia quiz  A General Gilbert and Sullivan Quiz 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, Anna M, Mar 11 03

This is a general quiz about the complete Gilbert and Sullivan repertoire. Some questions are easy, some are harder. I checked my facts in Diana Bell's book 'The Complete Gilbert and Sullivan' (Sandstone Books, 1998)
Anna M
Mar 11 03
795 plays
trivia quiz  Topsy -Turvy: A Quiz About Gilbert & Sullivan 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, fdgla, Nov 15 02

Have fun with this quiz about the great English duo of Gilbert and Sullivan.
Nov 15 02
552 plays
trivia quiz  The Lost Songs of Gilbert and Sullivan 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, sezaj, Nov 11 04

A quick quiz about the lost songs from the Gilbert and Sullivan Operettas. These songs were either never performed or were cut from early performances. Enjoy!
Nov 11 04
222 plays
trivia quiz  G&S Characters 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, equus456, Jun 08 08

The Gilbert and Sullivan operettas have many colourful characters. This quiz is devoted to some of my favourites.
Jun 08 08
297 plays
trivia quiz  General G&S 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, sezaj, Sep 03 05

A very general quiz about the works of Gilbert and Sullivan. This quiz includes questions about the operas plus some general trivia. Most people should find this quite easy, although there are a few more difficult questions too!
Sep 03 05
339 plays
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