The School of Fine Arts Division of Music at Ouachita Baptist University will present William S. Gilbert and Arthur Sullivan’s opera in English “The Pirates of Penzance” at 7:30 p.m. on Nov. 20-22 and at 2:30 p.m. on Nov. 23.
Tickets are $8 each and may be purchased through Jones Performing Arts Center box office by calling 870-245-5563 or by going online to www.obu.edu/finearts. The performances will be presented in the Jones Performing Arts Center on Ouachita’s campus.
“The Pirates of Penzance” tells the story of Frederic, a boy who was wrongly apprenticed into a band of pirates. As his indentures are ending, he vows to not only leave piracy, but try to end it altogether. The ensuing story turns to romance, revenge and pardon.