This film version is a result of the Sky Arts Amplify Scheme – spearheaded by Phil Edgar Jones – which was set up to encourage arts organisations and production companies to pitch collaboratively for up to €1,250,000 annually on new TV ideas for the channel.
Monday 11th April, 2016
Critically-acclaimed opera The Last Hotel by Donnacha Dennehy and Enda Walsh will be screened on Sky Arts on the 11th April.
Staring Claudia Boyle, Robin Adams, Kate Manley, Mikel Murfi, Crash Ensemble, the film was directed by Enda Walsh, and produced by Juliette Bonass in association with Landmark Productions and Wide Open Opera.
Initial filming will took place while the production was running at the O’Reilly Theatre as part of Dublin Theatre Festival. Further filming took place on location in the atmospheric Bray Head Hotel.
The Last Hotel will also be available on demand from Sky Arts.