Andrew Crowther

The Secretary of the W.S. Gilbert Society and the author of the major biography Gilbert of Gilbert and Sullivan, as well as a variety of comic plays including Welcome to Paradise, Funny Men and Working Lives, Andrew Crowther is the undisputed authority on the life and works of W.S. Gilbert. He has for many years preached, proselytised, argued and generally made himself annoying on the subject of Gilbert’s literary and cultural importance.

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