The Overcoat - a musical tailoring

March 27 - April 14, 2018

Canadian Stage co-production with Tapestry Opera and Vancouver Opera

Writer(s): Morris Panych
Composer(s): James Rolfe

directed by:
Morris Panych

20 years after it took the world by storm, Morris Panych and Wendy Gorling's landmark movement theatre adaptation of Nikolai Gogol's The Overcoat is re-born as a world premiere musical experience. Renowned playwright/director Panych joins forces with award-winning composer James Rolfe to bring a bold operatic voice to the beloved tale of a lowly office worker whose life is turned upside down when he is robbed of his new overcoat.

Upcoming Performances

No performances scheduled.

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