The Manchurian Candidate – Cast and Creative Team

Music by Kevin Puts

Libretto by Mark Campbell

Based on the novel by Richard Condon (1959)


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