Nanki-Poo loves Yum-Yum. Just one snag. She’s betrothed to Ko-Ko, the new Lord High Executioner. And Ko-Ko needs to find someone to execute. Otherwise, it’s his own neck on the block. Maybe Ko-Ko and Nanki-Poo can come to some arrangement… without anyone losing their head?
Exchanging 19th-century Japan for 1920s Brooklyn, this production of the best-loved of Gilbert and Sullivan’s operettas promises to be one of the theatrical highlights of the Cambridge year.