National Gilbert & Sullivan Opera Company presents: HMS Pinafore
@ Tyne Theatre & Opera HouseBook Now
30 September 2017
2.00pm & 7.30pm
£21 - £28 (concessions available). Groups 10+ get 1 free
THE NATIONAL G&S OPERA COMPANY has been the resident professional company at the International Gilbert & Sullivan Festival for 23 years. In 2014 the Company embarked on its first tour of the country to outstanding press reviews and audience acclaim. 2017 will be their fourth touring season with three brand-new productions. The shows are traditional, presented by Britain’s leading professional experts of the wonderful Gilbertian characters which they portray and are accompanied by the National G & S Orchestra.
‘Visually and Musically Exhilarating’ Daily Mail (Five stars)
‘Sheer Fun from start to finish’ Daily Express (Four stars)
HMS Pinafore Ralph Rackstraw, a poor seaman, loves Josephine, the Captain’s daughter. She is too high in the social scale for him to even consider asking her to marry him. He has a rival – Sir Joseph Porter, KCB, the Ruler of the Queen’s Navee.
“Hurray for the fun and frivolous English! HMS Pinafore is a riot of all singing all dancing nonsense…” – Daily Mail *****
Tyne Theatre & Opera House
117 Westgate Road
Newcastle upon Tyne