Seattle Pirates of Penzance to Feature Hunter Ryan Herdlicka, Brandon O'Neill and Anne Eisendrath

By Adam Hetrick
June 26, 2013

Hunter Ryan Herdlicka, Brandon O'Neill, David Pichette, Anne Eisendrath and Anne Allgood will star in the 5th Avenue Theatre production of Gilbert and Sullivan's The Pirates of Penzance, which will begin previews July 11 in Seattle.



James Rocco directs and choreographs the production that has been reset in British Columbia. It will run through Aug. 4. It will have musical direction by music direction by Joel Fram.

Herdlicka (A Little Night Music) will play Frederic, with O'Neill (First Date, Aladdin) as the Pirate King, Pichette (1776) as the Major General, Eisendrath (Into the Woods) as Mabel and Allgood (The Most Happy Fella, Carousel) as Ruth.

Also feature will be Billie Wildrick, Cayman Ilika, Jenny Shotwell, Katherine Strohmaier, Ryah Nixon, Corinna Munter, Kirsten Helland, Michelle Ankrim, Sarah Rose Davis, Lindsey Hedberg, Greg Stone, Matt Owen, Blaine Boyd, CJ Eldred, Henry Nettleton, Tobias McCurry, Riley Neldam, Jared Michael Brown, Matt Posner, Dane Stokinger, Aaron Shanks, Andrew Davison, Nick DeSantis, Heather Saunders, Eric Hagreen and Matt Wolfe.

The creative team includes Tom Sturge (set and lighting design), Christine Tschirgi (costume design), Mary Pyanowski (hair and makeup design) and Tony Smolenski IV (sound design).

For tickets phone (206) 625-1900 or visit 5thAvenue.