Christina Kay
Publicity Coordinator
Madison Savoyards, Ltd.
P.O. Box 1612
Madison, WI 53701
For immediate release: March 15, 2016
Madison, Wis.— For the first time in its fifty-three year history, the Madison Savoyards, Ltd. will be paying its singers. “It is an exciting next step for the organization, and will help us attract the best possible talent,” says newly instated Savoyards board president, Shane Magargal. “For over fifty years, the Savoyards has kept these comic operas alive in Madison, and this move will help us continue to remain a vibrant part of the local theatrical community for years to come.”

Auditions for the Savoyards’ summer production, The Gondoliers, will be held at
Edgewood College on Monday, April 4 from 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. (Room Regina R5),and on Saturday, April 9 from 1:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. (Mazzuchelli Hall, Room 208). To schedule a time, send your request via email to

Information about what to prepare can be found at on the “Auditions” page.

The Gondoliers will run at Music Hall on July 29, July 30, August 5, and August 6 at 7:30 p.m.; and July 31 and August 7 at 3:00 p.m.

There will be pre-performance dinners both Fridays at the University Club. The Madison Savoyards, Ltd. has been presenting Gilbert and Sullivan’s operettas to Madison audiences since 1963, and is pleased to offer The Gondoliers for the fourth time in its production history.