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VINCENT - A PLAY

Paris 1890 … Theo van Gogh mourns the suicide of his beloved brother, Vincent, who died in his arms at the age of 37.  An intense delivery reveals the contents of the many letters they shared, allowing us to feel the loss, anger, frustration and (sometimes) joy of their volatile relationship, re-telling the events in Vincent’s own words.

In this Irish première, against the visual backdrop of some of his greatest masterpieces, director Christine Scarry and actor Peter McCamley gloriously recreate the world of the misunderstood genius, giving the audience a moving insight into the turbulent life and times of the great painter.

 

Following the great success of our MT Voice Scholarship last year, applications are now open for the 2018 Auditions for a full scholarship in MT voice/repertoire classes with Christine Scarry.

Applicants should submit their initial application, including contact details and an outline of their experience/training to date, to chris@redalchemy.ie no later than Friday, 24th August, 2018.

Red Alchemy Theatre Company in association with Acoustic House presents the first public screening of the live show from New York City, with creatives and cast in attendance.

After sell-out shows in New York and Boston last summer, the fabulous new musical Irish drama FIND YOUR WAY HOME is making its way to The Watergate Theatre, Kilkenny. 

RAGTIME THE MUSICAL

Based on the novel of the same name by E.L. Doctrow, Ahren’s and Flaherty’s Tony award-winning musical Ragtime is a compelling epic capturing the American experience at the turn of the 20th century.

The play's beautiful score and deeply moving lyrics have found new meaning elsewhere in our current moment.  Ragtime deals with discrimination and social inequality; sadly, this work of art could not be more relevant than today, as we struggle to instill the ideals of fairness and justice in our society and institutions. As the piece demonstrates, art has the capacity to teach us about ourselves, our communities, and to build community.

ALCHEMY - a newly created six-piece female vocal ensembe that captivates with its uniqe fusion of contemporary and classic sounds.

It's feminine, poetic and strong. 

FINAL PLACES ON OFFER ... BOOK NOW! Sunday, 27th August, 2017 at The Watergate Theatre, Kilkenny

Christine Scarry will lead the workshop, which will comprise a masterclass-style performance of the songs, focusing on acting through song, analysing and refining technique to improve delivery, style and characterisation.

Broadway World reviews Find Your Way Home at Symphony Space, Broadway, NYC - August 2017.

After opening to rave reviews in Dublin, Ireland, FIND YOUR WAY HOME (An Irish Musical) is making its American debut. Written by Jeff Strange and Jimmy Kelly, two Albany, NY musicians well known on the Irish Music scene, the show has been in development for the past eight years.

Theatre director and vocal coach, Christine Scarry, is offering a full scholarship in voice / repertoire classes at her Red Alchemy Voice Studio in Kilkenny.

The scholarship will be awarded to one person based on their performance at audition.  The audition will take place in Kilkenny in September 2017 (date and venue to be confirmed).