Hunter Parrish, Douglas Hodge & More Tapped for The Pirates of Penzance at City Center
Who is the Very Model of a Modern Major-General?! Hunter Parrish (Weeds, Godspell), Tony winner Douglas Hodge (La Cages aux Folles), Tony nominee Phillip Boykin (Porgy and Bess) and Julia Udine (Phantom) will appear in The Pirates of Penzance; or, The Slave of Duty at City Center this fall.
Also starring the previously announcedDeborah Voigt, Betsy Wolfe and Montego Glover, the Gilbert & Sullivan classic will be conducted and directed by Ted Sperling with the Orchestra of St. Luke’s, and play October 15 and 16.
Penzance will feature choreography and associate direction by Gustavo Zajac, set by David Korins, lighting by Frances Aronson and sound by Scott Lehrer.
The concert presentation is part of the new MasterVoices (formerly The Collegiate Chorale) season, which will highlight English operas, operettas and new works.