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ADMIN

OVERVIEW

  • Playwright

    Oisin McKenna 

  • Notes

    ADMIN was presented as a work-in-progress as part of the VAULT Festival in London in February 2019 and Live Collision Festival in Dublin in April 2019.
    ADMIN was the winner of the First Fortnight Award at the 2019 Dublin Fringe Festival Awards.  

  • Synopsis

    Oisín left Dublin for London to pursue his dream of becoming socially mobile. Now, he is having an existential crisis in the canned goods aisle at Aldi, trying to remember his mindfulness techniques. Exploring the relationship between class, capitalism and health, this play is about being poor, precarious and lonely, and adding items to your Watched List on eBay in the hopes of feeling better.

  • Play Type

    Plays General

    Number Of Acts

    Full-Length

  • Cast Size Male

    1

ORIGINAL PRODUCTION

  • Date of First Production

    07 September 2019

  • Production Notes

    Produced as part of Dublin Fringe Fesitval. 

  • Producer

  • Original Venue

    Project Arts Centre

  • Venue Notes

    Performed in the Cube.

Original Cast  
Performer Oisin McKenna
Production Team  
Director Darren Sinnott
Designer Michael Hankin
Sound Designer Anna Clock
Lighting Designer David Doyle
Producer David Doyle
Stage Manager Owen Clarke (2)

UNPUBLISHED SCRIPTS

RIGHTS INFORMATION

  • Territory

    All Territories

  • Rights Type

    All Rights

  • Contact

    Oisín McKenna

  • Address

    Republic of Ireland

  • Email

    mckenna.oisin@gmail.com

SOURCE OF INFORMATION

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