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Don Asdrubale di Caparotta: Pat Sheridan 

Contino del Fiore: Bonaventura Bottone 

Crispino Tacchetto: Sesto Bruscantini 

Annetta: Lucia Aliberti 

Mirabolano: Gianni Socci 

Fabrizio: David Beavan 

Donna Giusta, la Comare: Ruth Maher 

Bortolo: Peter O'Leary 

A Crier: Martin Shopland 

Lisetta: Colette McGahon 

Crispino's Children: Eoin Colfer, Deirdre Brogan, Katherine Miller, Fergal Coffey 

Trumpeter: Seamus Mahony 

Drummer: Jimmy Busher

Creative Team

ConductorJames Judd
DirectorSesto Bruscantini
Set DesignTim Reed
Costume DesignTim Reed
Lighting DesignGraham Large
ContinuoCourtney Kenny
Chorus MasterAlan Cutts

The Plot

Crispino is a poor cobbler who cannot make ends meet. He is helped by a fairy who encourages him to start practicing medicine, though he cannot even read. He is successful with the fairy's help but cannot bear prosperity gracefully and mistreats his wife. The fairy makes him aware of his faults and the cobbler's family is happily reunited.

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