19 May – 17 June 2017
Music Theatre Wales and Theatr Genedlaethol Cymru
We’ll go up, you and me, Together, hand in hand, No fear, no regrets.
Y Tŵr explores the journey of two people bound together through life’s all too brief struggle, from youth to old-age, from love to despair, from desire to disillusionment. An intense and searching opera from the UK’s leading new opera company and the Welsh-language national theatre company, based on the work of one of Wales’ most important playwrights. Personal and universal. Particular and timeless.
Sung in Welsh with English surtitles.
Based on the play by
Duration: 130m (20m interval)
A Music Theatre Wales & Theatr Genedlaethol Cymru production originally presented by Sherman Theatre and the Vale of Glamorgan Festival 2017
By Guto Puw
Libreto by Gwyneth Glyn
Based on the play by Gwenlyn Parry
Female: Caryl Hughes
Male: Gwion Thomas
Conductor: Richard Baker
Director: Michael McCarthy
Designer: Samal Blak
Lighting Designer: Ace McCarron
Associate Director: Sara Lloyd