This information was updated on 21st April, 2019
Book tickets for the Captain Corelli’s Mandolin UK Tour. This first major stage production of Louis De Bernieres book is now underway.
Olivier and Tony Award nominee Melly Still will direct the Captain Corelli’s Mandolin UK Tour in 2019. The first major production of Louis de Bernieres best-selling novel will be adapted by Evening Standard Award winner and Golden Globe and BAFTA Award nominee Rona Munro.
Captain Corelli’s Mandolin is an epic love story set on the Greek island of Cephalonia. It follows the lives of Dr Iannis, his beautiful, strong-willed daughter Pelagia and the Italian Captain Antonio Corelli, during the Italian and German occupation of the island in World War II. For Captain Corelli’s Mandolin, Louis de Bernières won the 1995 Commonwealth Writers’ Prize – Overall Winner for Best Book, the 1995 Lannan Literary Award for Fiction and the 1994 Sunday Express Book of the Year. In 2001, the novel was adapted into a film starring Nicolas Cage and Penélope Cruz.
Captain Corelli’s Mandolin will have set and costume designs by Mayou Trikerioti, lighting design by Malcolm Rippeth, sound design by Jon Nicholls, projection design by Dom Baker for OD Vision and music composed by Harry Blake.
CAPTAIN CORELLI’S MANDOLIN UK TOUR
13 – 20 April 2019
23 April – 12 May 2019
Rose Theatre, Kingston
14 – 18 May 2019
Theatre Royal Bath
21 – 25 May 2019
Theatre Royal, Newcastle
29 May – 15 June 2019
Birmingham Repertory Theatre
18 – 22 June 2019
King’s Theatre Edinburgh
25 – 29 June 2019
Theatre Royal, Glasgow
CAPTAIN CORELLI’S MADOLIN PRODUCTION PHOTOS
Photos by Darren Bell