The UNLV Carrying Out Arts Center is happy to invite the New York Gilbert & & Sullivan Players in The Pirates of Penzance, joined by a live orchestra, at 7:30 p.m. Friday, March 9 in Artemus Ham Auditorium. Sign up with the band of swashbuckling buccaneers, bumbling British bobbies, frolicsome Victorian maidens, and the wonderfully dotty “model of a contemporary Major-General” for a rollicking romp over the rocky coast of Cornwall.
Now in its 44th year of operation, New York Gilbert & & Sullivan Players (NYGASP) is America’s preeminent professional Gilbert & & Sullivan repertory ensemble. Under the vibrant leadership of artistic director Albert Bergeret, who has been hailed as “the leading custodian of the G&S classics” by New York Magazine, NYGASP has produced its own special specific niche in the cultural mosaic of New york city City and the nation. Since its starting in 1974, the company has provided more than 2,000 efficiencies of the G&S masterpieces throughout the United States, Canada, and the UK fascinating audiences of any ages.
Tickets to New York City Gilbert & & Sullivan Players: The Pirates of Penzance are $50, $40, $30, $20, and can be bought through the Performing Arts Center ticket officeor by calling 702-895-ARTS (2787 ). Student rush tickets are $10 each (not inclusive of the facilities charge) and offered one hour prior to each occasion, based on schedule and with legitimate student ID. UNLV professors and staff discounts also are offered.
A $1.50 facilities fee, in addition to the ticket rate, is charged on all Performing Arts Center tickets. Package workplace is open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.
About the PAC
The UNLV Carrying Out Arts Center is Southern Nevada’s very first home for the arts: it opened in 1976 and commemorates its 42nd season this year. It hosts a variety of efficiencies and occasions and is home to productions presented by the Nevada Conservatory Theatre, UNLV School of Music, UNLV Dance, Desert Chorale, and the Southern Nevada Musical Arts Society. The UNLV PAC also is pleased to host different Clark County School District Fine Arts celebrations and performances.