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Soldier’s Tale, The

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Jeremy Irons narrates this one-off performance of Stravinsky's classic. Read More >

The Soldier’s Tale tells the Faustian tale of of a soldier who sells his soul to the devil in return for infinite wealth, and explores the concepts of evil, duality and temptation.

The Motion Group (whose production this is) hope to take the show to Baghdad in 2005 in an initiative to foster meaningful and sustainable collaboration with Iraqi artists in the post-war era.

Jeremy Irons stars as the narrator while the role of the soldier will be taken by Eddie Redmayne.


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Important Dates & Timing

Opening Night: 21/11/2004

Closing Night: 21/11/2004

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Cast & Creative


Jeremy Irons, Eddie Redmayne, the Philharmonia orchestra


Producer - The Motion Group

Author - Stravinsky

About The Old Vic

The Cut, London, United Kingdom, SE1 8NB

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