I have been props master for six productions of this world famous company that specializes in the comic operas of Gilbert and Sullivan, and occasionally I add a random prop here and there. I submit two examples.
Near the turn of the millennium, Lamplighters embarked upon a darkly romantic interpretation of The Pirates of Penzance. I contributed an appropriate version of the Jolly Roger, of machine appliqued satin.
Inspired by the PR of George W. Bush, the director of H.M.S. Pinafore requested from me a “Mission Accomplished” banner, shown here behind a proud and confident Sir Joseph Porter.