“Come, walk up, and purchase with avidity,
overcome your diffidence and natural timidity ….”



COVID-19 Requirements for Audience Members

  Vaccinations and Boosters:   All audience members must be fully vaccinated  before attending a performance, including a booster if one’s initial series of vaccinations were completed before August 1, 2021. There will be no exceptions to this requirement. Each attendee must provide proof of vaccination along with official identification at the theater.
  Masking Required:  All audience members must mask at all times.
  Social Distancing Encouraged:  All audience members are encouraged to social distance, as much as possible, in the building and lobby.
  Audience Members with Symptoms:   Audience members with COVID-19 symptoms must not attend a performance.  Audience members who report that they are experiencing COVID-19 symptoms and will not be attending a performance will be offered tickets to another performance or their tickets will be refunded.
  Please see our COVID-19 Preparedness Plan for more information.

Ticket prices are as follows for The Gilbert & Sullivan Very Light Opera Company’s
Fall 2022 production of The Pirates of Penzance:

Adults: $28.00
Children (under 12): $18.00
Preview Performance: $18.00
General admission for adults and children

All seats are reserved, except for the Preview Performance.  

Tickets Online

Click here for the performance schedule.

Tickets can be ordered online stating August 24, 2022.  

You can place your ticket order with us and pay securely via PayPal.
There is a $2.00 fee ($1.00 for the Preview Performance) for ordering tickets online.

Tickets ordered online will be held for pick-up at the theater on the day of the performance.

Tickets by Mail

Tickets can be ordered by mail beginning in September 2022.

Please use the ticket order form when ordering by mail.

If you would like to be notified about when to order tickets, we invite you to add your name to our mailing list.  This way we will know how to contact you!  We never sell our mailing list to other parties.

You will place your order with us by mail at:

GSVLOC Tickets
1854 Walsh Lane
Mendota Heights, MN 55118

There is a no additional fee for ordering tickets by mail.  Allow at least 10 days for processing your order.

Telephone Orders

Tickets can be ordered by phone beginning in October 2022.

You will place your order with us by phone at:

651-255-6947, then push two (2) to reach the box office.

The telephone ticket order service will be open between 11:00 AM and 1:00 PM, Monday through Friday.

The telephone ticket service will be open for one hour before each performance to deal with matters for that performance.  No other ticket orders will be accepted at that time.

Waiting List

Many of our performances sell out.  It still might be possible to get tickets by arriving at the theater before a performance and putting your name on the House Manager’s Waiting List.  The House Manager arrives at the theater approximately one hour before curtain.  Any returned tickets will be issued to those on the Waiting List in the order they signed up.

Performance Schedule

November 2022
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7:30 pm
7:30 pm
7:30 pm

2:00 pm

7 8 9 10

7:30 pm

2:00 pm

7:30 pm

2:00 pm

14 15 16 17

7:30 pm

2:00 pm

7:30 pm

2:00 pm


“And are you going
a ticket for to buy?”

“Most certainly I am,
why shouldn’t I?”

—Bunthorne and Lady Jane