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Eugene Onegin: the Roadshow


  • Playwright

    Martin Murphy 

  • Adapted / Translated From

    Alexander Pushkin

  • Author Notes

    Based on the novel by Alexander Pushkin
  • Synopsis

    Alexander Pushkin has been wounded in a duel with his wife's lover. The most severe wound is his hurt pride. As he outlines the story of his most famous novel, Eugene Onegin, he comes to realise that his title character shares many traits with the man whh has so humiliated him.

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Original Production

Original Cast  
Lenski Martin Murphy
Tatiana Liz Quinn
Elise Liz Quinn
Olga Aoife Duffin
Masha Aoife Duffin
Pushkin Seamus Moran
D'Anthes Colin O'Donoghue
Tsar Nicholas Colin O'Donoghue
Raevsky Colin O'Donoghue
Onegin Colin O'Donoghue
Governor Vorontsov Martin Murphy
Kuchelbecker Martin Murphy
Natalie Liz Quinn
Production Team  
Director Martin Murphy
Set Designer Marcus Costello
Producer Colin O'Donoghue
Lighting Designer Sinead Wallace
Costume Designer Natasha Janikova
Music Composed by Denis Clohessy

Rights Information

  • Territory

    All Territories

  • Rights Type

    All Rights

  • Contact

    Martin Murphy,

  • Address

    3 Sugar Loaf Terrace,
    Co. Wicklow
    Republic of Ireland

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