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Revenge

OVERVIEW

  • Playwright

    Michael Duke 

  • Notes

    In the original production, a chorus of players was used from each of the areas of Belfast, Mid-Ulster and the Northwest.

  • Synopsis

    Revenge is an epic story of love and loss. It's Halloween night when the worlds of the living and the dead meet. And it's the last night, for one young couple, before their long awaited wedding. But even as they stand on the threshold of their new life together, the shadows of absent friends return to engulf them. Before the night is over, there are vows of remembrance and vengeance that must finally be settled.

  • Play Type

    Plays General

    Number Of Acts

    Full-Length

  • Cast Size Male

    8

  • Cast Size Female

    6

ORIGINAL PRODUCTION

Original Cast  
Mother Marcella Riordan (1)
Bride Abigail McGibbon
Angela Libby Smyth
First Woman Libby Smyth
Second Woman Brigid Erin Bates
Old Woman Barbara Adair
Father Kieran Ahern
Peter Packy Lee
David Ruairi Tohill
Mae Gemma Burns
Son Michael Condron
Boy Ryan Dougal
Bomber David Ireland
Grandfather Al Logan
Boy Daniel McGrady
Production Team  
Director Anna Newell
Designer Stuart Marshall
Lighting Designer Conleth White
Producer Eamon Quinn
Costume Designer Lisa Lavery
Fight Director Paul Burke
Composer Neil Martin
Music Recorded by Rod McVey
Musician Neil Martin
Musician Colin Stark
Assistant Director John McCann (2)
Assistant Producer Kerry Woods
Production Manager Gemma Swallow
Technical Stage Manager Damian Cox
Technical Stage Manager Alan Clarke (2)
Stage Manager Kenneth Savva
Stage Manager Julie Anne Bolton
Stage Manager Catryn Fray
Deputy Stage Manager Laura McCabe
Workshop Director Ciaran McQuillan
Workshop Director John Ryan (1)
Workshop Director Patrick Sanders
Set Construction The Workshop
Wardrobe Assistant Emma Teague
Production Photography Phil Smyth
Voice Coach Patricia Logue
Vocal Recording Mary Dillon

PUBLISHED SCRIPTS

  • Title

    Revenge

  • Year

    2004

  • Published By

    Tinderbox

  • Address

    Imperial Buildings, 72 High Street,
    Belfast BT1 2BE
    Northern Ireland

  • Phone

    + 44 (0)28 9043 9313

  • Email

    info@tinderbox.org.uk

  • Website

    www.tinderbox.org.uk

  • RRP

    ST£5.00

RIGHTS INFORMATION

  • Territory

    All Territories

  • Rights Type

    All Rights

  • Contact

    Tinderbox Theatre Company

  • Address

    Imperial Buildings, 72 High Street
    Belfast BT1 2BE
    Co. Antrim
    Northern Ireland

  • Phone

    + 44 (0)28 9043 9313

  • Email

    info@tinderbox.org.uk

  • Website

    www.tinderbox.org.uk

SOURCE OF INFORMATION

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