yeoman of the guard


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yeoman of the guard

a member of the bodyguard (Yeomen of the Guard) of the English monarch. This unit was founded in 1485 and now retains ceremonial functions only
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1952 The Gondoliers 1953 Mikado 1954 The Yoeman of the Guard and Patience 1955 Pirates of Penzance 1956 Iolanthe 1957 Ruddigore 1958 Mikado 1959 The Gondoliers 1960 The Yeoman of the Guard 1961 Trial by Jury and Pirates of Penzance 1962 Princess Ida 1963 Iolanthe 1964 Ruddigore 1965 HMS.
In a case of the sublime to the (deliberately) ridiculous, he's back in a fortnight in Yeoman of the Guard.
Conductor John Wilson's six concerts in the season will include a semi-staged performance of Gilbert and Sullivan's opera The Yeoman of the Guard.
St Andrew's Operatic society presents The Yeoman of the Guard at the Priestman Hall in Talbot road on Saturday at 7.
Guests cheered as a Yeoman of the Guard in ceremonial dress tackled the 17-year-old, pulling him to the ground as he approached the Royal tea tent.
There are quite a lot of theatres as well, including the Adelphi, which is the venue for Chicago, the Savoy Theatre, where we're playing Gilbert and Sullivan's Yeoman Of The Guard because of the Queen's Jubilee celebrations, and another one where they used to play the Mousetrap, I think.
He returns for December 30 screenings of The Wizard of Oz and New Year's Eve celebrations, plus a performance of Yeoman of the Guard in April.
BLOWN AWAY: Sir Ian Botham poses with two Yeoman of the Guard at yesterday's ceremony.
Guests will arrive at 2pm before the Queen's arrival is heralded by the Yeoman of the Guard.
Then a third Yeoman of the Guard floored him with a rugby tackle of which England's Jonny Wilkinson would have been proud and he was escorted away by the police.
Ray Duffy, a former pupil of Llanishen High School in Cardiff, is one of the Queen's Body Guard of the Yeoman of the Guard and will join other members of the world's oldest Royal Body Guard in the 'Watches of the Vigil'.
Yeoman of the Guard watch a helicopter fly past before the State Opening of Parliament yesterday