‘The visually stunning’ Incantata starring the ‘electrifying’ Stanley Townsend wows critics

23 July 2018

Don’t miss this major new play while it’s in Galway

The critics are raving about Incantata by Paul Muldoon, starring Stanley Townsend and directed by Sam Yates. Incantata is a Galway International Arts Festival and Jen Coppinger co-production. It received its world premiere at GIAF18 on Wednesday July 18.

✭✭✭✭ The Guardian
✭✭✭✭ The Irish Times
✭✭✭✭ The Irish Examiner

✭✭✭✭ The Guardian on Incantata

'a visually stunning show'

'Townsend's compelling performance'

'the production becomes a celebration of the ways 'art can be made' from pain'

READ full review here.

✭✭✭✭ The Irish Examiner on Incantata

'A remarkable piece of theatre."

READ full review here.

✭✭✭✭ The Irish Times on Incantata

The Sunday Independent on Incantata

"The performance is a monumental collaboration so perfect ... Galway International Arts Festival (GIAF) seems to have a genius in its choice of co-production. In this case, it's Jen Coppinger and Poetry Ireland. And, of course, the electrifying Stanley Townsend."

RTÉ Arena on Incantata

"Amazing performance. Amazing visuals. Beautiful. Highly recommended."

Galway City Tribune on Incantata

"A dizzying journey through grief and loss."

"...the dream production team..."

Don't miss your chance to see Incantata in Galway. Final shows now on. Friday July 27, 6pm & 9pm at the Town Hall Theatre. Book tickets here.