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The pirates are coming to town! Peppered with unforgettable melodies and tongue-twisting songs, 'The Pirates of Penzance' is one of the most popular operettas ever written and Opera Australia's sensational production - filmed in High Definition at the Sydney Opera House - is an effervescent smash hit.
Blu-Ray pressing. Lock up your daughters, the pirates are coming to town! Peppered with unforgettable melodies and tongue-twisting songs, The Pirates Of Penzance is one of the most popular operettas ever written. Opera Australia's new production is an effervescent smash hit. In spite of being apprenticed to a Pirate King as a child, Frederic has led a very sheltered life. So, when he arrives in Penzance with his boisterous shipmates, there are a few surprises in store for him! It all ends happily, but not before he's dodged the Old Bill, fallen in love and made some rather inconvenient discoveries.Notes & Reviews:
Run Time: 112 min.
Picture Format: Blu-Ray, 16:9, Color
Sound Format(s): LPCM,
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- Performers: Taryn Fiebig; David Hobson; Suzanne Johnston; Anthony Warlow; John Wood
- Conductor: Andrew Greene
- Ensemble: Australian Opera Orchestra
- Period Time: Post Romantic
- Form: Opera/Operetta
- Written: 1879