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Halloween Night

OVERVIEW

  • Playwright

    Declan Hughes 

  • Setting

    A holiday cottage somewhere on the West Coast of Ireland, from Halloween Night until dawn the following morning.

  • Synopsis

    It is Halloween Night and George has invited his closest friends to a remote holiday cottage on Ireland's west coast. While they wait for him to arrive, the four unhappy couples whether the storm and fend off the floodtide - with sex, drink, blood, bondage, millennial angst and routine bad behaviour. When their only visitor enters bearing bad news, the bizarre revelations and gothic events spiral to a cataclysmic finale.

  • Play Type

    Plays General

    Number Of Acts

    Full-Length

  • Cast Size Male

    6

  • Cast Size Female

    3

ORIGINAL PRODUCTION

Original Cast  
Clodagh McCormack Jenni Ledwell
Simon McCormack Simon O'Gorman
Neil Caffrey Sean Rocks
Caroline Brady Anne Byrne
Eamonn Doyle Paul Hickey
David May Miche Doherty
Todd Halston Arthur Riordan
Melanie Boland Pom Boyd
Paddy Walsh Eanna MacLiam
Production Team  
Director Lynne Parker
Designer Kathy Strachan
Lighting Designer Stephen McManus
Producer Siobhan Bourke
Design Assistant Sandra Taylor
Company Manager Janice McAdam
Production Manager Stephen McManus
Stage Manager Audrey Hession
Assistant Stage Manager Jennifer Crawford
Set Construction Rock Solid Staging
Scenic Artist Liz Murphy
Costume Construction Monica Ennis
PR Mary Folan
Graphic Design The Graphiconies/ Public Communications Centre
Photography Amelia Stein

PUBLISHED SCRIPTS

  • Title

    Declan Hughes: Plays 1

  • Year

    1998

  • Published By

    Methuen

  • Address

    Head Office, 215 Vauxhall Bridge Road
    London SW1V 1EJ
    England

  • Phone

    + 44 (0)20 7798 1600

  • Website

    www.methuen.co.uk

  • ISBN

    0413723801

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RIGHTS INFORMATION

  • Territory

    All Territories

  • Rights Type

    All Rights

  • Contact

    Nick Marston, Curtis Brown

  • Address

    Haymarket House, 28-29 Haymarket,
    London SW1Y 4SP
    England

  • Phone

    + 44 (0)20 7396 6600

  • Email

    nick@curtisbrown.co.uk

  • Website

    www.curtisbrown.co.uk

SOURCE OF INFORMATION

The information for this entry was taken from the original production programme and promotional flyer.