The Pirates

The pirate Blackbeard circa 1720 light

Come aboard for the big adventure, the Israeli premiere of  The Pirates, a comic opera in 3 acts by by Stephen Storace (1762-1796) to a libretto by James Cobb,  performed by Soloists of the Israeli Opera’s Meitar Opera Studio & The PHOENIX Ensemble on period instruments. 
Conductor & Music Director: Myrna Herzog, Stage Director: Shirit Lee Weiss, Score Reconstruction: David Sebba. 
Funny, brilliant, lyrical, bubbling like champagne, The Pirates is considered as Storace’s masterpiece.  Performed in English with Hebrew surtitles.