Venice, FL

How I Became a Pirate

Young Jeremy Jacob meets Captain Braid Beard and his mates, and is recruited to help find the perfect digging spot for their treasure. Jeremy is instructed on how to be a pirate and in turn, he shares with them what a typical kid's day is like.

Book, Music and Lyrics by Janet Yates Vogt and Mark Friedman Based upon the book "How I Became a Pirate" by Melinda Long and Illustrations by David Shannon

 With upbeat music and funny lyrics, this is a story of adventure and finding one's own heart - a path that can't be found on any treasure map!

May 8-25, 2014 Thursday-Saturday Evenings 7:00pm and Saturday & Sunday at 2:00pm. 

Please note ticket prices:  Adults-Seniors $17

Full-Time College Students $13, Children ages preK-12th Grade $10.  All Tickets purchased online or over the phone will be available one hour prior to performance in the Box Office.

  Please note performances are in the Pinkerton Theatre which is open seating.

  • Repeats every week on Sunday until Sunday, May 25, 2014 starting at 2:00 PM
  • Repeats every week on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until Sunday, May 25, 2014 starting at 7:00 PM
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    • Venice Theatre
    • 140 W. Tampa Ave.
    • Venice, FL 34285
    Event Contact
    Name: Venice Theatre Phone: 941-488-1115
    Contact Venice Theatre by phone at 941-488-1115 for more information regarding the How I Became a Pirate.

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