Pirates of Penzance

The Pirates of Penzance or The Slave of Duty by W.S. Gilbert and Arthur Sullivan


Director of Miami Opera and Producer Mari Opatz-Muni


Stage Director and Choreographer Nicholas Wuehrmann


Music Director and Conductor Ricardo Averbach  Associate Conductor Jack Liles


Production Nicholas Muni (scenic and lighting design), Joy Galbraith (costumes), Suseon Bak (wig and make-up design), Brad Caldwell (vocal coach), Elliot Smith (chorus master)


Cast Terrance Ganser, Lynsey Pereira, Magan Duff, Nelson Gaker, Marcus Simmons, Maximillian Jansen, Cameron Holland, Margaret Patterson, Michaela Mondro, Lara Wolford, Megan McGill, Julia Trapp, Kristopher Jordan, Branden Baribeau, Armando Linares, Steven Milloy, Daniel Huchla, Lara Wolford, Seth Cornelius, Gibran Mahmud, Maxim Sobchenko, Tim Wise, Courtney Burgtorf, Hannah Cunningham, Molly Greger, Rebecca Herbst, Maria Kitsinis, Sarah Lilly, Megan Weaver, Anna Wenning, Audra Shoupe, Mark Aiken, Timothy Jordan McCarthy

Miami Opera Theater


Miami Opera is an important part of the rich and diverse musical experiences that Miami University has to offer.  Miami music majors have the opportunity to assume leadership positions in every part of production.  Opera Auditions and sponsored events are open to all of the student body.

Contact Information:


Benjamin Smolder, Director

109 Presser Hall

501 South Patterson Avenue

Oxford, OH 45056

Telephone (513) 529-3079

Fax  (513) 529-3027