Acis and Galatea

Acis and Galatea

Opera Theatre Company

Opera by Georg Friedrich Händel, libretto by John Gay

Conductor Peter Whelan Set Designer Paul O’Mahony Costume Design Catherine Fay Lighting Design Aedín Cosgrove Choreographer Paula O’Reilly Associate Director Eoghan Carrick

Cast Eamonn Mulhall (Acis), Susanna Fairbairn (Galatea), Edward Grint (Polyphemus), Andrew Gavin (Damon), Sinéad O’Kelly (Ensemble), Fearghal Curtis (Ensemble), Peter O’Reilly (Ensemble), Cormac Lawlor (Ensemble)

Irish Baroque Orchestra

Nominated for Best Opera Production, Irish Times Irish Theatre Awards 2017



  • 25th March National Opera House, Wexford
  • 27th March Watergate Theatre, Kilkenny
  • 1st April Siamsa Tíre, Tralee
  • 3rd April Theatre Royal, Waterford
  • 5th April Pavilion Theatre, Dún Laoghaire
  • 7th April Lime Tree Theatre, Limerick
  • 9th April An Táin Arts Centre, Dundalk
  • 11th April O’Reilly Theatre, Dublin
  • 13th April Solstice Arts Centre, Navan



Photography by Ros Kavanagh