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The Billy Club Puppets

OVERVIEW

  • Playwright

    Peter Sheridan  Paraic Cullen 

  • Adapted / Translated From

    Federico GarcĂ­a Lorca 

  • Author Notes

    Adapted from the original play by Federico Garcia Lorca.

  • Synopsis

    An adaptation of Lorca's comedy using music, movement and mime in which humans play delinquent puppets. The story tells of passionate puppet love and broken sawdust hearts.

  • Play Type

    Adaptation/Translation

    Number Of Acts

    One Act

  • Cast Size Male

    6

  • Cast Size Female

    3

ORIGINAL PRODUCTION

  • Date of First Production

    14 July 1992

  • Producer

    Produced by Second Level Theatre Project

  • Original Venue

  • Venue Notes

    Presented at The Dublin Writers Museum

Original Cast  
Performer Bryan Harten
Don Cristobita Derek Reid
Performer Berts Folan
Performer Paul Conway
Rosita Valerie Abbey
Performer Tom Lawlor (2)
Performer Laura Devlin
Performer Michelle Manahan
Performer Paraic Cullen
Production Team  
Director Peter Sheridan
Director Paraic Cullen
Music by Robbie Overson

UNPUBLISHED SCRIPTS

  • Contact

    Peter Sheridan

  • Address

    70 Celtic Park Avenue
    Santry
    Dublin 9
    Republic of Ireland

RIGHTS INFORMATION

  • Territory

    All Territories

  • Rights Type

    Adaptation rights

  • Contact

    Peter Sheridan

  • Address

    70 Celtic Park Avenue
    Santry
    Dublin 9
    Republic of Ireland

SOURCE OF INFORMATION

The information for this entry was taken from the original promotional material and from contemporary press cuttings.