MERRY OPERA – PIRATES OF PENZANCE
FRIDAY 22ND FEBRUARY 2019
DOORS 7.00PM | SHOW STARTS 7.30PM
Merry Opera debut at the Astor Theatre with an exuberant production of Gilbert and Sullivan’s Pirates of Penzance. Buckle your swash and enjoy an evening packed full of sentimental pirates, blundering policemen, absurd adventures, improbable paradoxes – and realistic women. A cocktail of Victorian light party fun with a twist of Merry Opera. Merry Opera is a professional opera company that has been touring for the last 10 years. Opera Now magazine: ‘ Merry Opera has a nice line in these slightly off-beat touring shows, performing them with charm, energy and wit’. The Daily Telegraph wrote: ‘The Future of opera is being seeded here, and it needs nurturing’.
Pre-Show meal from the Theatre Cafe at The Astor available. 2 courses: £15, 3 courses: £19.95. Please contact the Box Office to book, 01304 370220, or book in person