Nichelle Nicols (c), Lieutent Uhura of the original
cast of Star Trek,
visits the set of U.S.S. Pinafore.
U.S.S. Pinafore was nominated for a Saturn Award for
Best Small Theatre Stage Production by the
Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror Films
James Jaeger and Jesse Merlin perform "The Merry Maiden and the TAR"
nineteenth century ironsides of the title has been fitted
with anti-gravitation gear and phasers set to kill! It takes
to the air in a brand-new version that is guaranteed to blast
you out of earth's atmosphere and send you to a solar system
filled with laughter and delight. The trivial antics of G&S's
veddy British lords and ladies seem far less trivial when
they're fighting for their lives against alien lizard men!
(Okay... possibly slightly more trivial, but twice the fun!)
set. Fourteen characters
rare that such a bold and original concept is so professionally
O'Quinn, founder of Starlog and Fangoria
don't want to spoil any jokes or gags because they are so lovely
and lively and fresh. Suffice to say you don't need to be a
fan of both or either genres – just someone who likes to
laugh – in order enjoy this silly, sexy romp."
"One gigantically terrific
musical takeoff.The entire humanoid ensemble under Mullich's
ultimate skill function exceedingly well together."
Los Angeles, California
Al, the ship’s computer
Sir Joseph Porter
Jason D. Rennie