Snaps: Packed theatre for Pirates of Penzance opening
THE opening night of the Empire Theatre's swash-buckling Pirates of Penzance ended with a standing ovation.
A near-packed house on Wednesday night greeted one of Toowoomba's biggest theatre events of the year.
Empire Theatre general manager Kerry Saul praised the cast and crew for launching the show's four day run.
"The opening night ended with a standing ovation and there was a huge buzz in the theatre foyers after the show,” he said.
"We are incredibly proud of the cast and creative team for putting together such an entertaining show.
"It is a totally enjoyable show for all ages.”