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Ages of the Moon

OVERVIEW

  • Playwright

    Sam Shepard 

  • Author Notes

    Commissioned by the Abbey Theatre.

  • Synopsis

    Distraught over the break-up of his marriage, Ames telephones his old buddy Byron for support. The two friends get together over a bottle of whiskey and reminisce about old times. Both are desperately lonely; as the evening wears on, the increasingly volatile Byron grows violent and the pair fight. Anger spent,they finally sit together and watch in wonder as the moon eclipses the sun.

  • Play Type

    Plays General

  • Number Of Acts

    Full-Length

  • Cast Size Male

    2

ORIGINAL PRODUCTION

Original Cast  
Ames Stephen Rea
Byron Sean McGinley
Production Team  
Director Jimmy Fay
Set Designer Brien Vahey
Lighting Designer Paul Keogan
Costume Designer Joan Bergin
Sound Designer Philip Stewart
Voice Director Andrea Ainsworth
Fight Director Paul Burke
Vocal Coach Brendan Gunn
Assistant Costume Designer Gabriel O'Brien
Deputy Stage Manager Andrea Laurent
Assistant Stage Manager Clare Howe
Company Stage Manager Kevin Mullery
Fan Designer Seán McArdle
Graphic Design Red Dog
Production Photography Colm Hogan
Hair & Make-Up Val Sherlock

UNPUBLISHED SCRIPTS

  • Contact

    Judy Boals, Inc.

  • Address

    307 W. 38th Street, #812
    New York
    USA

  • Phone

    212 500 1424

  • Email

    info@judyboals.com

RIGHTS INFORMATION

  • Territory

    All Territories

  • Rights Type

    All Rights

  • Contact

    Judy Boals, Inc.

  • Address

    307 W. 38th Street, #812
    New York
    USA

  • Phone

    212 500 1424

  • Email

    info@judyboals.com

SOURCE OF INFORMATION

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