Igor Stravinsky

The Rakes Progress

Tour Details

4 February DUNDALK Town Hall
7 February CORK Cork Opera House
9 February WEXFORD Theatre Royal
11 February DERRY St Columb's Theatre
13 February GALWAY Leisureland
17 and 18 February DUBLIN RDS Concert Hall
20 February ENNISKILLEN Ardhowen Theatre

"In short this is one of the finest productions that OTC has yet mounted "
The Irish Times
"A novel and thrilling way to spend a Saturday night, the OTC fully deserved the large crowd it attracted."
City Tribune

Production Information

Cast

Tom Rakewell Iain Paton
Anne Trulove Louise Walsh
Nick Shadow Sam McElroy
Mother Goose/Babe Deryck Hamnon
Sellem/Tenor Chorus James Nelson

Synopsis

The Rake's Progress is at once a touching love story and a terrifying dance with the devil,charting the rise and fall of handsome young Tom Rakewell(Ian Paton) in the company of faithful Anne Truelove(Louise Walsh) bearded Baba the Turk(Frances McCafferty) and Old Nick Himself(Sam McElroy).
Conducted by Richard Farnes and the production will be directed by James Conway with designs by Joe Vanek and lighting by Paul Keagan.

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