THE RIDERS 23 September – 4 October 2014, Merlyn Theatre, The Coopers Malthouse
CAST (IN ORDER OF APPEARANCE) Scully
Composer Iain Grandage Librettist Alison Croggon Based on the novel, The Riders, by Tim Winton
World premiere, 23 September 2014, Melbourne
Running time approximately 1 hour & 45 minutes The Riders is presented by Victorian Opera and Malthouse Theatre
ORCHESTRA VICTORIA Concertmaster
Supported by Victorian Opera New Work Syndicate
Projection Design and Equipment by David McKinnon, CVP Events, Film & Television.
Trombone & Bass Trombone Guitars
Special thanks, with reference to sound effects for the show: Janet Holmes à Court AC. The Federation Handbells are managed by Museum Victoria on behalf of Arts Victoria.
Neil Armfield, Humphrey Bower, Jenny Darling, Josh Hogan, Resolution X, Melanie Robinson, UWA School of Music.
Doug de Vries
Piano Accordion Joe Chindamo & Sampler Piano Simon Bruckard Percussion
CREATIVE TEAM Conductor
Set & Costume Designer Dale Ferguson Lighting Designer
Andrea Corish Jessica Smithett
Simon Bruckard Phoebe Briggs The Riders / PRODUCTION INFORMATION