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Welk Resort Theatre San Diego
8860 Lawrence Welk Drive Escondido, CA 92026
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1 review
8 stars
I enjoyed the Canyon Grill, at the resort,a short walk to the theater. Good food and great service.
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The Canyon Grill restaurant is in the same area as the theater for dinner before the show.
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"Pirates of Penzance"
12 ratings
4.2 average rating
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48 events
14 reviews
4 stars
71 events
13 reviews
30 stars
attended Apr 17 2010

I had never seen Pirates before and thoroughly enjoyed it. The cast was great.

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11 reviews
7 stars
attended Apr 10 2010

Excellent voices with the cast members. Lyrics were hard to understand because of the speed with which they were sung (however written according to the script). Delightful interpretation and presentation.

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Gilbert and Sullivan’s Pirates of Penzance is a romantic comic opera that follows a foolish Major-General, an orphaned pirate king with plenty of salt and a band of buccaneers, and a poor wandering lass accompanied by dim-witted maidens. This beloved masterwork includes the songs “Poor Wand’ring One,” “I Am a Pirate King,” “A Policeman’s Lot is Not a Happy One” and “I Am the Very Model of a Modern Major-General.”