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OVERVIEW

  • Playwright

    Tom MacIntyre 

  • Synopsis

    Hubert is an older and wiser man, Julie is younger and more innocent. Their relationship, tender and uncertain from within, is subject to the disapproval of Mom and the resigned acceptance of Dad. Bonzo, Hubert's friend, is the voice of indifferent reason, bemused by Hubert's folly, while Julie's friends, Daphne and Sunniva, offer advice and support as Julie is torn by jealously of the past and uncertainty of the future.

  • Play Type

    Plays General

    Number Of Acts

    Full-Length

  • Cast Size Male

    5

  • Cast Size Female

    4

ORIGINAL PRODUCTION

Original Cast  
Daphne Sian Quill
Mom Joan Sheehy
Hubert Garrett Keogh
Sunniva Deirdre Molloy
Dad Des Nealon
Julie Bongi MacDermott
Bonzo Michael Grennell
Nicky Simon Manahan
Performer David Murray
Production Team  
Director Tom Hickey
Designer Blaithin Sheerin
Lighting Designer Stephen McManus
Producer T.V. Honan
Sound Designer Tch Studios
Choreographer Mulcahy/Bible School of Dancing
Musical Advisor Ann Woodworth
Design Assistant Theresia Guschlbauer
Production Manager Jim Doran (1)
Stage Manager Liam Meagher
Stage Manager Ailish Kimber
Lighting Operator Jim Daly
Sound Operator Michael Oates
Sound Operator Jim Doran (1)
Set Construction Jim Doran (1)
Set Construction John Murray
Set Construction Paul Collins
Set Construction Tony Cullen
Scenic Artist Jenni Ledwell
Scenic Artist Clare Scott
Scenic Artist Kathleen Stacey
Wardrobe Mona Manahan
Crew Mike Leahy
Crew Stephen Ryan (2)
Crew Mary Boland
Crew Sean Leahy
Lighting Technician Paul Tucker
PR T.V. Honan
Graphic Design Bite! Associates
Hair by Mary Coppinger
Administrator Miriam Dunne

UNPUBLISHED SCRIPTS

  • Contact

    Jonathan Williams Literary Agency

  • Address

    Rosney Mews, Upper Glenageary Road
    Glenageary
    Co. Dublin
    Republic of Ireland

  • Phone

    + 353 (0)1 280 3482

RIGHTS INFORMATION

  • Territory

    All Territories

  • Rights Type

    All Rights

  • Contact

    Jonathan Williams Literary Agency

  • Address

    Rosney Mews, Upper Glenageary Road
    Glenageary
    Co. Dublin
    Republic of Ireland

  • Phone

    + 353 (0)1 280 3482

SOURCE OF INFORMATION

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