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Red Riding Hood

A Musical


  • Playwright

    Paul Boyd (2) 

  • Synopsis

    A lone gypsy caravan stops by the edge of a dark forest, and under the light of a full moon, a small family of travellers gathers round the camp fire to tell magical stories. But the sound of wolves howling from deep within the forest reminds them of the famous tale of one of their ancestors, a mysterious young girl in a red hood, who came to defeat the most sharp witted and terrifying of animals...

  • Play Type

    Musical Theatre

    Number Of Acts


  • Cast Size Male


  • Cast Size Female


Original Production

Original Cast  
William Eric Lacey
Louis Karl O'Neill
Rose Mary McNally
Scarlet Brenda Brooks
Jacob Paul McGlinchey
Production Team  
Director Zoë Seaton
Set Designer Guy Barriscale
Lighting Designer John Riddell
Producer Patricia McBride
Costume Designer Deirdre McGinley Ramsay
Costume Assistant Katherine Anne Doherty
Composer Paul Boyd (2)
Production Manager Niall Cranney
Stage Manager Michael Burke (2)
Set Construction Guy Barriscale
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Rights Information

  • Territory

    All Territories

  • Rights Type

    All Rights

  • Contact

    Paul Boyd Music

  • Address

    100 Loopland Drive
    Belfast, BT6 9DX
    Northern Ireland

  • Phone

    + 44 (0)28 90502235

  • Email


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Source Of Information

The information for this entry was taken from the original production programme and promotional flyer.