Description: Gilbert and Sullivan's operatic tale recorded live at in Central Park at the Delacorte Theater summer of 1980. The video shoot and was directed by JOSHUA WHITE . Kevin Kline as Pirate King and rock singer Linda Ronstadt makes her theatrical debut as Mabel. In the summer of 1980, during its initial run at the Delacorte Theatre in Central Park, The Pirates of Penzance was taped live Produced by Joseph Papp in CENTRAL PARK for the Public Theater on the centennial of the opening of the original opera . Went on to a theatrical run on Broadway. CAST Kevin Kline (The Pirate King) Tony Azito Rex Smith (Frederic) Patricia Routledge (Ruth) George Rose Linda Ronstadt (Mabel) directed by Wilford Leach
Keywords: Gilbert & Sullivan
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