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Rudey’s Christmas Adventure 06/12/15

| December 6, 2015

Rudolph the Elf has lost Santa’s Sleigh and needs help to find it. Will Jack Frost get the better of him? Will they all get lost in Christmas Tree Woods? And will Rudolph end up on the Naughty List when Santa finds out?

Bang On Productions, in association with the National Opera House, present an original festive Christmas theatrical production, Rudey’s Christmas Adventure, a seasonal show with a difference!  Created especially for 3-8 year olds, participants join Rudey on an a magical adventure through the opera house, meandering on a journey through the Christmas Tree Woods to help find Santa’s sleigh with Rudey the Elf leading all the way. This show promises an exciting adventure, lots of giggles and laughs, new friends and Christmas magic.

Bang on Productions is a new company based in Wexford Town comprised of three well-known local theatre and arts practitioners, Edward Millbourne McCarthy, Caoimhe Dunn and Dominic Palmer, who collectively wrote, designed, directed and are performing in the innovative and engaging piece, reflecting the remit of Bang On Productions; to design, produce and create original work utilising their combined theatrical skills of puppetry, prop-making, youth-arts, writing and performance.

Edward is a seasoned performer and theatre technician with an award winning background in street theatre and dance. Caoimhe is an artist, prop and model maker, puppeteer, puppet and mask maker. For the past couple of years Caoimhe has also worked as a prop maker for Wexford Festival Opera. Dominic is a director, performer, youth arts facilitator and playwright. Bang On Productions are joined for this show by voice over artist and performer Gary Furlong, and costume maker Francis White. Both bring a wealth of experience to the group.

Tickets are €10 (schools/midweek) and €12 (weekends) and are available 24/7 online at www.nationaloperahouse.ie, by ringing the National Opera House on 053 912 2144 or by dropping into the box-office Monday through Saturday, 9:30-5:30. There are several performances a day, so best to check the website for details.

Wexford Opera House

Wexford Opera House

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