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National G&S Opera Company

The Pirates of Penzance

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Enjoy all-time favourite The Pirates of Penzance, directed by and starring Simon Butteriss.

This hilarious production is great for all the family, with larger-than-life characters and a plot simply brimming with laughter and well-known tunes.

Follow the adventures of Frederic, a pirate’s apprentice, in love with the daughter of the Major General. Frederic finds himself torn between his sense of duty and his love for Mabel. Can he find a way to live happily ever after? Join the swashbuckling pirates and bumbling British bobbies for a hilarious production.

Dates & Times

  • Duration: 2hr 05mins (includes interval)
  • Price: £20-£41



Senior (60+): £2 off (Stalls A-C)
Groups (10+): 10% off
Groups (30+): 15% off
Child and companion tickets: 50% off