Rehearsal images have been released for Rags, which transfers to the Park Theatre in January. A heart-warming and powerful musical, Rags tells the story of Russian immigrant Rebecca, who, with her son David, travels to America in search of a better life. Rebecca must decide what matters more to her – staying true to her roots or adopting a new cultural identity in an attempt to ‘fit in’.
Rags has a book by Joseph Stein, revised book by David Thompson, lyrics by Stephen Schwartz and music by Charles Strouse. Starring Carloyn Maitland as Rebecca,Dave Willietts as Avram and Sam Attwater as Bronfman.
Rags at Park Theatre is directed by Bronagh Lagan and is produced by Katy Lipson for Aria Entertainment and Hope Mill Theatre, in association with Knockhardy Productions, Edward Prophet, People Entertainment Group and Park Theatre and is presented by arrangement with MTI Europe.
Rags The Musical runs at the Park Theatre from 9 January – 8 February 2020.
Photo credit: Pamela Raith