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VenueOpen Air Theatre
TownWest End
CountyGreater London
From27th August 2001
Opened29th August 2001
To8th September 2001
WhenAug 27,28,29,30m,30,31, Sep 1m,1,3,4,5,6m,6,7,8m,8 E20:00, M14:30
PricesFrom £8.50. To £23.00.
What is currently on at Open Air Theatre (V403)

The Pirates of Penzance

The Pirates of PenzanceT0874809411
'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.
Music A Sullivan
Lyrics W S Gilbert

Archive :: production:T0874809411, opera or operetta:S2058, venue:V403
Current production:Work

Production details

As presented on Broadway by the New York Shakespeare Festival. Presented by arrangement with Josef Weinberger Ltd on behalf of Music Theatre International of New York.

Special Performances

  • 6 Sep 01 Sign Interpreted


Producer Joseph Papp
Producer Act Productions
Producer Old Vic Productions plc
Director Ian Talbot
Director Catherine Jayes (music)
Adapted by William Elliott (music)
Choreographer Graciela Daniele
Choreographer Gillian Gregory
Design Terry Parsons
Performer Gary Wilmot (Pirate King)
Performer Su Polland (Ruth)
Performer David Alder (Major General)
Performer Joshua Dallas (Frederic)
Performer Karen Evans
Performer Sara Hillier
Performer Alison Crowther
Performer Eileen Hunter
Performer Catrin Darnell

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