The Manchurian Candidate – Cast and Creative Team


Music by Kevin Puts

Libretto by Mark Campbell

Based on the novel by Richard Condon (1959)

A New Works Initiative production

Music director and conductor, Michael Christie

 

World premiere at Ordway, Saint Paul

March 7, 2015

 

Sung in English with English captions

 

Sergeant Raymond Shaw — Matthew Worth

Eleanor Iselin, his mother — Brenda Harris

Senator John “Johnny” Iselin, his stepfather — Daniel Sumegi

Captain Ben Marco — Leonardo Capalbo

 

Conductor — Michael Christie

Stage Director — Kevin Newbury