Pirates of Penzance

Aireborough Gilbert & Sullivan Society invite you to the coast of Cornwall, famed for its pirate and smugglers.

The Pirates of Penzance, is a comic opera in two acts, written in 1879 with music by A. Sullivan and libretto by W.S. Gilbert. The opera’s official premier was at the Fifth Avenue Theatre in New York City in December 1879, where it was an immediate hit and takes its place today as one of the most popular and enduring works of musical theatre.

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