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Sacramento Opera P.O. Box 161027 Sacramento, CA 95816

Laugh along with Gilbert & Sullivan’s rollicking comic opera of pirates and damsels in distress!

The Pirates of Penzance Music by Arthur Sullivan | Libretto by W.S. Gilbert | A Sacramento Opera premiere Friday, November 21 at 8 pm | Sunday, November 23 at 2 pm | Tuesday, November 25 at 7:30 pm Sacramento Community Center Theater, 1301 L Street, Sacramento Sung in English with projected English supertitles | Laugh along on this rollicking tale of pirates on the high seas and damsels in distress. Conceived in the high Victorian world of 1879, Gilbert and Sullivan’s ever popular comedy, The Pirates of Penzance, features well-known songs “I Am the Very Model of a Modern Major-General” and “Poor Wandering One.” Presenting tenor Matt Morgan as Frederic, soprano Julianne Gearhart as Mabel, bass-baritone Donald Sherrill as the Pirate King, and Gary Briggle as the Major General and our production’s stage director. All shows feature the Sacramento Philharmonic Orchestra and Sacramento Opera Artistic Director and Conductor, Timm Rolek. Tickets $15 to $115.

Seats are going fast! Call 916.808.5181 or click For discounted season subscriptions or group sales, call 916.737.1000. Related Event! Enjoy our always entertaining Opera Talk with Timm Rolek. Get the inside scoop on The Pirates of Penzance. Wednesday, November 12 at 7:30 pm, Scottish Rite Masonic Center, 6151 H St, Sacramento. $10 general or $7 subscribers. Tickets available at the door. Free parking.

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