CORONAVIRUS: All UK venues closed on 16th March 2020 and there is currently no planned general re-opening time. Some venues are showing on-line productions or outside productions - even a few covid safe internal ones and a number of tours and shows have been rescheduled for later in 2020 and throughout 2021. A few pantomimes may be possible but we await a relaxing of the rules for theatres from the Government.
The Zoo by Sullivan and Rowe was premiered in June 1875 just three months after the first performance of Gilbert and Sullivan's Trial by Jury. However, while Trial went on to be regularly performed by both amateur and professional groups The Zoo disappeared from view, not be rediscovered until 1977. The finboroughgaieties - Celebrating British Music Theatre