NOVA Center for the Performing Arts -- Billings, Montana

Pirates of Penzance 

Poster by Melanie Fabrizius

March 23, 24, 25* 30 & 31
Mainstage Opera Production

Gilbert and Sullivan’s hilarious, hopeful farce follows young Frederic, an orphan who has mistakenly been apprenticed to an ineffectual but raucous band of pirates. He disavows the pirates’ way of life and falls for the beautiful Mabel.
Friday and Saturday performances are at 7:30PM. Sunday matinees are at 2:00PM*.
Ticket prices are $21/Adults, $16/Seniors & Military, and $10/Students.

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Pirates of Penzance
Image by Melanie Fabrizius
About the director
Jeffrey Grant Kitto

Jeffrey Grant Kitto’s most recent engagements include directing and playing Don Jose in Carmen’s Tragedy, the roles of Calef in Turandot, Frederic in Pirates of Penzance, Duke in Rigoletto, Pinkerton in Madama Butterfly, Ferrando in Cosi fan Tutte, Cavaradossi in Tosca, Don Jose in Carmen, Rodolfo in La Boheme, Nemorino in L’Elisir d’Amore, and Rinuccio in Gianni Schicchi, among others. Jeffrey has most recently performed with the Mendocino Summer Festival Opera, Rimrock Opera, Intermountain Opera, Spokane Opera, Montana Lyric Opera, and Oregon Lyric Opera. (space)A multiple recipient of The Metropolitan Opera Auditions National Council Awards, Mr. Kitto completed his bachelor’s degree in music from Montana State University.


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NOVA Center for the Performing Arts  -  2317 Montana Avenue - Billings, MT 59101
PO Box 11
Billings, MT 59103
Phone: 406-591-9535