Robinson Cruseo cast is chosen

Carrick-on-Suir Musical Society

Carrick on Suir panto

Ray Nolan, who will play the lead role of Robinson Crusoe, and Audie Murphy, who will play the Major General

Carrick-on-Suir Musical Society has announced the stars and supporting cast of its upcoming annual pantomime Robinson Crusoe.

The lead role of Robinson Crusoe will be played by Ray Nolan, Bobby Landers will play his brother Rupert, Fergus Power will once again play the panto Dame, while Siobhan Grace Regan will be the leading lady Polly. while Audie Murphy.

Audie Murphy will step into the shoes of the Major General, James Dowley will be Nurse Ninny, Marie Kelly will play Reg and Ashley Cooke will be Good Friday. Deckie Smith Robinson plays harry, Pat Quinn Bolger is cast as Edina, Irene Malone will play Patsy and Caolán Deehy-Power will play Neptune.

Sheridan Brady takes on the role of Black Biddy, Jim Kennedy will play Mr Lockhard, Katie Ní HAnluain will be Mermaid Doy, Helen O'Hanlon will play Mermaid Nemo, Ellen Foley will play Mermaid Miranda and Becca Laste will be Mermaid Madison.

These characters will be supported on stage by a 40 strong chorus of singers and dancers.

Show director is Padraig Sheehan, Siobhan Grace Regan is the chorus mistress and Trish Woods is the choreographer.

A launch night for the pantomime took place at the Strand Theatre on Monday, August 28 and auditions two days later.

The panto will be staged at the Strand Theatre between Sunday, October 15 and Sunday, October 22 . Tickets go on sale at the end of September.