'The Pirates of Penzance (or the Slave of Duty)' is probably the most humorous of the Gilbert and Sullivan operettas, with tuneful melodies and well known songs, Poor Wandering One, I Am The Very Model of a Modern Major General, The Sergeant of Police and Policeman's Chorus.Performers Stephanie Corley (Mabel - some dates), Ellie Laugharne (Mabel - some dates), Rebecca Bottone (Mabel from Jun 11), Nicholas Sharratt (Frederic - some dates), Samuel Furness (Frederic - some dates), Rosie Aldridge (Ruth), Graeme Broadbent (Sergeant of Police), Steven Page (The Pirate King), Richard Suart (Major-General Stanley), Katie Grosset (Edith), Sioned Gwen Davis (Kate), Andrew McTaggart (Samuel), Catrine Kirkman (Isabel).
Author W.S.Gilbert. Author A.Sullivan. Company Scottish Opera. Company D'Oyly Carte Company. Director Martin Lloyd-Evans. Conductor John Owen Edwards. Conductor Derek Clark. Design Jamie Vartan. Lighting Colin Grenfell. Choreographer Steve Elias.