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The pirates of Penzance

Author: W S GilbertJoseph PappJosh WhiteWilford LeachKevin KlineAll authors
Publisher: West Long Branch, NJ : Kultur ; [New York] : Broadway Theatre Archive, [2002]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Gilbert and Sullivan's raucous and comedic operatic tale of Frederic, a "slave to duty" pirate, and the lowly band of "orphaned" pirates, is captured in all its fun and glory in this never before released production.
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Genre/Form: Televised operas
Nonfiction films
Drama
Television adaptations
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: W S Gilbert; Joseph Papp; Josh White; Wilford Leach; Kevin Kline; Linda Ronstadt; George Rose; Patricia Routledge; Rex Smith; Tony Azito; William Elliott; Graciela Daniele; Patricia McGourty; Ken Gutstein; Arthur Sullivan; New York Shakespeare Festival Productions.; Broadway Theatre Archive.; Kultur International Films.
ISBN: 0769796427 9780769796420
OCLC Number: 50931832
Notes: Originally produced for television broadcast.
Credits: Orchestrations and music direction, William Elliott ; choreography, Graciela Daniele ; costumes, Patricia McGourty ; editor, Ken Gutstein.
Performer(s): Kevin Kline, Linda Ronstadt, George Rose, Patricia Routledge, Rex Smith, Tony Azito.
Event notes: Recorded live at the Delacorte Theater, as part of the Public Theater/New York Shakespeare Festival's annual Shakespeare in the Park, Summer 1980.
Description: 1 videodisc (120 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; NTSC, All region; full screen (4:3) presentation; Dolby Digital Stereo. sound.
Contents: Act one. Pour, o pour the pirate sherry ; When Fred'ric was a little lad ; Oh, better far to live and die ; Oh! false one, you have deceived me! ; Climbing over Rocky Mountain ; Stop, ladies, pray! ; Oh, is there not one maiden breast ; Poor wand'ring one! ; What ought we to do? ; How beautifully blue the sky ; Stay, we must not lose our senses ; Hold, monsters ; I am the very model of a modern Major-General ; Oh, men of dark and dismal fate --
Act two. Oh, dry the glistening tear ; Then Frederic, let your escort lion-hearted ; When the foeman bares his steel ; Now for the pirates' lair! ; When you had left our pirate fold ; Ruddigore. My eyes are fully open ; Away, away! My heart's on fire! ; All is prepar'd, your gallant crew await you! ; Stay, Fred'ric, stay! ; H.M.S. Pinafore. Sorry her lot ; No, I'll be brave! ; When a felon's not engaged in his employment ; A rollicking band of pirates we ; With cat-like tread, upon our prey we steal ; Hush, hush, Not a word ; Sighing softly to the river ; Finale.
Other Titles: Gilbert & Sullivan's Pirates of Penzance
Responsibility: Joseph Papp presents ; libretto by W.S. Gilbert ; music by Arthur Sullivan ; produced by Joseph Papp ; directed by Joshua White ; directed for the stage by Wilford Leach ; a New York Shakespeare Festival production.

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Gilbert and Sullivan's raucous and comedic operatic tale of Frederic, a "slave to duty" pirate, and the lowly band of "orphaned" pirates, is captured in all its fun and glory in this never before released production.

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