Gilbert and Sullivan


Thursday, April 9, 2015   (7 p.m.)

Saturday, April 11, 2015   (8 p.m.)

Andrew Jackson Hall, Tennessee Performing Arts Center


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Join the adventures of the merry Pirates of Penzance, as Nashville Opera presents this classic favorite from the masters of comedy, Gilbert and Sullivan. The Pirates of Penzance features all the clever wordplay and wonderful music that the musical duo is known for, along with the unforgettable characters of Frederic, Mabel, the Major General Stanley, and, or course, the Pirate King.  Hum along with the famous melodies, and laugh at the escapades of the craziest shipmates since H.M.S Pinafore.


Sung in English with easy-to-read projected English supertitles.
Approximate running time:   2 hours, 5 minutes 
(includes two 20-minute intermissions)

THE PIRATES OF PENZANCE

PRE-SHOW PREVIEW TALKS

Opera Insights: one hour before

curtain at every performance.

ENGLISH TRANSLATIONS

Nashville Opera always projects

translations above the stage.