Wednesday, September 14, 2011
"Never mind the wine, this show is better than a crate of champagne...!" 5 Stars - online theatre review.
Oran Mor is delighted to announce the return of it's sell-out show about the life and music of singing legend Patsy Cline. After the tremendous success of the show's first run last year we have brought the original team together to perform this terrific musical play for another 12 nights in October.
The show charts the fascinating, but tragically short life of Patsy Cline and includes all her best known hits such as Crazy, Sweet Dreams, After Midnight and many more. Gail Watson takes the lead role as Patsy and here's what the critics said of her performance -
"Gail Watson sparkles every minute of the show with an amazing combination of musical and acting skills" Remotegoat.co.uk
"close your eyes and you'd believe you were listening to the real thing" The Herald
"Gail sings with breathtaking accuracy and feeling.. and has the audiences crying and cheering" The Scotsman
Written and directed by Morag Fullarton (of 'Casablanca' fame) with musical arrangements by Dave Anderson this promises to be another unmissable night, tickets are going fast so don't miss out!
The 12 Performance Dates: The 12 dates are October 13th-16th, 20th-23rd and 27th-30th. Tickets are £18 and include a commemorative miniature bottle of wine and are available fromwww.ticketweb.co.uk or in person at Oran Mor.
Oran Mor Show to be Televised... 'A Bottle of Wine and Patsy Cline' is also being filmed for a television special to be broadcast over the Festive season, the show is the focus for a BBC Alba programme which will feature live footage plus backstage interviews, and contributions from both Scottish, Gaelic and international singers (e.g. Suzi Quattro) who have been influenced by Patsy Cline. The live recording will take plac