pirates of Penzance

pirates of Penzance

surrender only when charged by the police to yield in the name of their beloved Queen Victoria. [Br. Opera: Gilbert and Sullivan The Pirates of Penzance]
See: Loyalty

pirates of Penzance

never attacked weaker parties; always freed orphans. [Br. Opera: The Pirates of Penzance]
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The clown at the piano played the constabulary chorus in the "Pirates of Penzance," but it was drowned in the deafening applause, for every gesture of the great comic actor was an admirable though restrained version of the carriage and manner of the police.
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English National Opera: Pirates of Penzance Live WHERE?
Opera Providence sails into The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts, Worcester, with a production of the Gilbert & Sullivan comic operetta "The Pirates of Penzance'' at 8 p.m.
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