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Every Man's Guide to Campaigns of the Heart

OVERVIEW

  • Playwright

    Ger FitzGibbon 

  • Adapted / Translated From

    Anton Chekhov 

  • Author Notes

    Adapted from Chekhov's one-act comedies The Bear and The Proposal.

  • Synopsis

    Natalie, a slightly desperate heiress, is eager to marry Nicholas, if they can only stop fighting long enough for him to propose; Henry, a retired officer of the Hussars, has no intention of flirting with anyone, let alone falling in love or marrying. But, as the best tee-shirts say, "stuff happens".

  • Play Type

    Adaptation/Translation

  • Number Of Acts

    Full-Length

  • Cast Size Male

    4

  • Cast Size Female

    1

ORIGINAL PRODUCTION

Original Cast  
Luke Jack Healy
Stephen Chivers Jack Healy
Nicholas Looney-Bagenal Nicholas Kavanagh
Henry Simmons - Trench Nicholas Kavanagh
Natalie Chivers Aideen Wylde
Production Team  
Director Ger FitzGibbon
Lighting Designer Eoin Winning
Production Designer Deirdre Dwyer
Sound Designer Chris Schmidt-Martin
Hair & Make-up Consultant Giada Orlandi
Stage Manager Claire O'Connell
Set Construction Joe McNicholas

UNPUBLISHED SCRIPTS

RIGHTS INFORMATION

  • Territory

    All Territories

  • Rights Type

    All Rights

  • Contact

    Ger Fitzgibbon

  • Address

    Republic of Ireland

  • Email

    G.Fitzgibbon@ucc.ie

SOURCE OF INFORMATION

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