Cork Midsummer Festival, Cork Opera House World Refugee Day - June 20th

An uplifting and exciting new dance opera with music by Tom Lane, libretto by Jessica Traynor, choreography by John Scott with a brilliant multicultural cast of opera singers and dancers and visual projections by the award-winning US dance filmmaker, Jason Akira Somma. Taking inspiration from stories of wandering and migration. Performed on World Refugee Day, The Wanderer promises to be a unique performance event.


Choreography: John Scott

Lighting Design:  Eric Würtz 

Cast includes: Salma Ataya, Kiribu Akello, Vitor Bassi, Ghaliah Conroy, Favour Odusola, Nina Oiplea and Haile Takabo

Opera Singers: Mairead Buicke (Soprano), Brendan Collins (Baritone), Fearghal Curtis (Tenor)

Filmmaker: Jason Akira Somma

Music: Tom Lane

Libretto: Jessica Traynor

The Wanderer

Cork Opera House

€20 / €18