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In 1875, William Gilbert and Arthur Sullivan had their first ever success with their one act comic opera, Trial by Jury, originally written as a companion piece to Jacques Offenbach‘s La Périchole in London. Trial by Jury eventually overrun its more popular companion, and subsequently launched one of the most successful collaborations in the opera world, the 13 so-called “Savoy operas,” which include The Mikado, Pirates of Penzance and H.M.S. PinaforeRead more »