The Pirates of Penzance

Operetta - Revival

Majestic Theatre

Data not verified
  • First Preview:
  • Opening Date: August 7, 1933
  • Closing Date: August 12, 1933
  • Previews:
  • Performances: 8

Playwright: W. S. Gilbert

Libretto: W. S. Gilbert

Music: Sir Arthur Sullivan


Young Frederic has turned 21 and thus completed his apprenticeship to a band of kindhearted pirates. He falls for Mabel, the lovely daughter of law-enforcer Major-General Stanley, only to learn that his birthday falls on Feb. 29, which means he is technically still a pirate.


Opening Night Cast

Ruth Altman Mabel
Frances Baviello Isabel
Kenneth Brown Ensemble
John Cardini Ensemble
Frank Clarke Ensemble
Roy Cropper Frederic
William Danforth Edward
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Opening Night Production Credits

  W. S. Gilbert Libretto
  Sir Arthur Sullivan Music
  Milton Aborn Staging
  Brooks Costume Company Costume Design
  Milton Aborn Producer
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