“The creative, and highly honoured, triumvirate of composer Alexina Louie, comic writer Dan Redican and director Larry Weinstein are bound to create a stir with their new production, Mulroney, the Opera …. Mulroney, the Opera is a funny take on one of Canada’s most influential politicians. Given the talents of Louie, Redican and Weinstein, it could have been devastating–but it’s certainly worth seeing.” – Marc Glassman on Mulroney, The Opera. Click here for his full review.
Alexa Petrenko recently chatted with Rick Miller, who plays the role of the larger-then-life former Prime Minister and Larry Weinstein, director and co-producer. Listen to the interview below, as Alexa discovers the reasoning behind Mulroney as the unusual subject, the experience of working with two entire casts – actors and opera singers, and what it was like for Rick to have that chin applied every morning (for 3 hours!):
Mulroney: The Opera plays in select Cineplex Theatres on Saturday, April 16th and Wednesday, April 27th. Click here for tickets.
Darrin Maharaj also caught up with Rick Miller and Larry Weinstein for Z-News: