Upcoming Shows The R&R Musical Society is Ireland’s premiere Musical society and will be celebrating the feat of an uninterrupted 100 years of performances to Irish audiences this coming year, 2013.
Since its establishment 99 years ago, the R&R has always been a highly significant and major contributor to the musical theatre life of Dublin city. The twice-yearly productions professionally presented in prestigious locations including The Gaiety Theatre and Ireland’s National Concert Hall, continue to attract maximum audiences.
Many of Irelands successful performers have passed through the rehearsal rooms of the R&R, learning their trade and gaining vital experience to send them on their way to a successful career. Terry Wogan, actor David Kelly, TP McKenna, Jack McGowran, Regina Nathan, Virginia Kerr, Niamh Murray, dozens of West End stars, many Irish Opera stars, and countless numbers of TV and radio personnalities.
The famous R&R chorus are made up of performers of all ages and go through a rigorus audition to gain a precious place with this society. All of the countless popular musicals have been successfully performed such as My Fair Lady, Fiddler on the Roof, The Producers and the R&R is well known for their dedication towards Light Opera, particularly Gilbert & Sullivan Operas including The Mikado, Pirates of Penzance, Gondoliers and all of the other G&S operas.