Roscrea Musical Society are proud to launch their first ever Book ‘d’Opera’.
This is the illustrated story of Roscrea Operatic/Musical Society which was founded in Founded 1940. The Book Consists of 216 pages, quarto size (almost A4 ) packed with synopses of 73 shows plus five children’s opera…memories and reflections…over 100 profiles of players down the years. In the Book there is over 570 captioned photographs with over 100 other illustrations , All in full colour. The Book also has all the programmes of the 73 shows used as endpapers…and also reproduced for each show. Most of the 73 shows get a two page spread. This is an incomparable social history of one section of Roscrea life over the past 75 years. Generations of Roscrea people highlighted and pictured. The L;unch will take place in the Damer Court Hotel (Grants) on Friday Night 7th June 2013 at 8pm. Did you fall in Love in Roscrea Operatic Society? Get Married to Your true Love who you met in Roscrea Musical Society? Well why not come and join us down memory lane and celebrate with us. On the Night there will be a host of invited guests along with Music and songs from Shows past and present. Come along and celebrate this great occasion. All are welcome. Copies of the Book will be available to Purchase on the night - Refreshments will be served.
Full story in this week’s Tipperary Star.