[LMB] G&S in the Vorkosiverse

Eric Oppen ravenclaweric at gmail.com
Tue Nov 20 17:41:10 GMT 2018


We don't know what Miles' singing range is, do we?

On Tue, Nov 20, 2018 at 9:48 AM Harvey <fishman at panix.com> wrote:

> It seems to me that there is a MAJOR problem with G&S in the
> Vorkosiverse. Gilbert's principal character, the comic baritone, is
> always humble. Miles just does not do humble!!
>
> Harvey
>
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> >>  On Nov 19, 2018, at 11:14 PM, Joel Polowin <jpolowin at hotmail.com>
> wrote:
> >>
> >>  _The Mikado_ could work.  Explicitly about the Emperor of Cetaganda,
> >>  but subtextually poking at the court of the Vorbarras... :-)
> >>
> >
> >I suspect that “The Grand Duke of Utopia” would be right out (at least
> for Mad Yuri and probably Ezar).
> >
> >"We have advanced to new and surprising levels of bafflement."
> >Imperial Auditor Miles Vorkosigan describes progress in _Komarr_.
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