Modern Twist On Classic Opera, “The Pirates of Penzance,” Opens March 2

Bemidji State University’s Department of Music will bring Gilbert and Sullivan’s classic opera, “The Pirates of Penzance,” to Bemidji audiences with a modern twist beginning March 2.

The two-act comedic opera show follows a young pirate apprentice named Fredrick who is about to get his freedom after 21 long years belonging to the pirates. Inevitably, he runs into some troubles along the way.

Gallery: Department of Nursing Inducts 62 New Members Into Class of 2020

Bemidji State University’s Department of Nursing officially welcomed 62 prospective nurses into its Class of 2020 at its traditional induction ceremony, held Feb. 17 in BSU’s Beaux Arts Ballroom.