Due to a high level of COVID-19 infections within the cast, the Lyric Theatre Board of Directors 

regretfully cancelled the Saturday evening,

August 6th, performance of

The Pirates of Penzance

in order to ensure the safety of others

in the company and in the audience.

Patrons who attended previous performances are advised that they may have been exposed by cast members who had not yet tested positive. 

We are in the process of processing refunds to the ticket holders of the cancelled performance. If you would prefer to donate your ticket purchase,

please call (408) 986-1455 or email

  BoxOffice@LyricTheatre.Org as soon as possible.

Lyric Theatre presents a new concept - a LIGHT OPERA FESTIVAL with 13 performances of 3 shows over a 3 weekend period from July 23 through Aug 7. In addition, our objective is to reflect the diverse community we serve by broadening our recruitment of cast and staff. We believe we have succeeded and hope you will enjoy our stellar casts and shows.

Pirates of Penzance -Tender hearted pirates meet innocent maidens guarded by the Major-General. Hail Poetry!  Gilbert & Sullivan's most popular show which was also a successful Broadway show and movie.

Into the Woods - Sondheim and Lapine do the Brothers Grimm. A Tony Award-winning show on Broadway, as well as a successful Disney movie.

Light Opera Around the World - Full concert of familiar light opera favorites and beautiful songs from our international cast's home countries.

Festival Pass (one ticket, all 3 shows)

At the wonderful Hammer Theatre Centre in downtown San Jose!

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