The children of Childrens Theater Project present the musical Pinafore Pirates at 7:30 p.m., Jan. 17 and 2 p.m., Jan. 18 and 19 at Memorial Hall, 211 N. Main St., Rockford.
Pinafore Pirates is a tribute to Gilbert and Sullivan just for children. The plot twists include women pirates, a clumsy fairy, the Magnificent Seven, and a sorcerer. The show takes place on the island of Paragonia, where the lady pirates have taken Christopher hostage in exchange for supplies.
The show lasts a little more than an hour. Tickets are $5 in advance or $6 at the door with discounts for seniors, children and families.