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Fountain Hills Theater Mainstage
11445 N. Saguaro Blvd Fountain Hills, AZ 85268
480-837-9661
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38 events
33 reviews
17 stars
I wore a sweater, flip-flops, etc..
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6 reviews
3 stars
the street to the theater is under construction, drive carefully
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"The Pirates of Penzance"
11 ratings
4.1 average rating
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69 events
55 reviews
1 stars
attended May 26 2013

This show is silly but entertaining and well done but dated. The best part is the fabulous lyrics.

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3 reviews
0 stars
attended May 31 2013

Wrong show for such a small area. Sets were minimal; costumes not in keeping with play's setting..intentional? More a mish-mosh. Have seen much better shows there and think F.H.Theater should stick to productions they are able to stage within...continued

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2 reviews
1 stars
attended May 25 2013

My husband and I drove in to Fountain Hills from Mesa to see The Pirates of Penzance 5/25/2013. The Mainstage auditorium accommodates well over 100 guests. The first 3 rows are flat; we sat in the 3rd row. You aren't given where you will sit...continued

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Description

A day at the beach for the daughters of a modern Major General provides Frederic and his pirate mates with a chance encounter and a first-rate opportunity to marry with impunity. Then duty, filial and otherwise, threatens to scuttle everything. Can catastrophe be averted? Will love prevail? Of course, but not before Gilbert and Sullivan fire a few broadsides at social stuffiness in this rollicking operetta that abounds in music, comical paradox and delicious silliness delivered with wit as sharp as corsair’s cutlass.