William Schwenk Gilbert


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Noun1.William Schwenk Gilbert - a librettist who was a collaborator with Sir Arthur Sullivan in a famous series of comic operettas (1836-1911)
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Mike Leigh ("Secrets and Lies") has made his most entertaining movie, surprising us by going back to the late Victorian era to examine the curious collaboration between librettist William Schwenk Gilbert and composer Arthur Sullivan.