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The Hunchback of Notre Dame brought to you by GREENBIRD

The Hunchback of Notre Dame brought to you by GREENBIRD

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King House Historical and Cultural Centre

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Boyle

Roscommon

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An original score written especially to accompany this old favourite, black and white movie from the 1920s.

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All tickets cost €12 plus additional admin and booking fees.

This film may not be suitable for those under 12 years of age.

Funded by Roscommon County Council and the Department of Tourism Culture Arts Gaeltacht Sports and Media under the Local Live Performance Programming Scheme.

The trio that are GREENBIRD bring you a live original music score especially composed for the iconic silent film version of The Hunchback of Notre Dame from 1923. This version of The Hunchback was last performed to great acclaim and a standing ovation at the Blackrock Film Festival in 2019.

 Adapted from Victor Hugo's 1831 novel, the 1923 silent movie stars Lon Cheney as Quasimodo and is famous for its beautiful set pieces of medieval Paris and for Cheney's grotesque makeup and amazing stunt work.

Featuring the soulful voice of singer Mandi Frankham, the fiddle and viola of Cliodhna Quinlan and Mark Murphy on piano the music and visuals of this beautiful film will create a very special night out that is not to be missed.

Enjoy this beautiful classic old film with  live music  and an original score that draws its inspiration from the songs and poems of the original novel and of music of the time. It will be an evening of betrayal, love, jealousy, a beautiful dancer and a deformed bell ringer with a pure heart. At the centre of it all is the stunning Notre Dame and its bells.

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