A Brechtian tale of corruption, greed, lies, deceit and prostitution.
Set in Steeltown, USA, The Cradle Will Rock is a Brechtian tale of corruption, greed, lies, deceit and above all, prostitution: Prostitution of the press, the church, the courts and the arts. This seldom performed music theatre classic follows the efforts of Larry Foreman to unionize the town’s workers and combat the greedy businessman Mr. Mister, who controls the town.
Set and Costume Design
Sarah Jane Shiels
Sister Mister/Doctor’s Attendant/ensemble
Professor Mamie/Sadie Pollock/ensemble
President Prexy/Bugs/Reporter 1/ensemble
Cop/Stevie/Professor Scoot/Reporter 2/ensemble
Dick/Gus Polock /Larry Foreman/ensemble
Professor Trixie/Junior Mister/ensemble
Company Stage Manager
Assistant Production Manager &
Technical Stage Manager
Deputy Stage Manager
Assistant Stage Manager
Set Construction H.O.D.
Sound Design Co-ordinator
Scenic Artist and Prop Maker
Friday 4th December - Thursday 10th December, 7.30pm
Matinee Monday 7th December, 1.00pm
Please note, this production contains strobe lighting