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The Arts Council Playography Na Gaeilge


Yew Tree Theatre


  • Description

    Yew Tree Theatre is a non-venue based production company that tours new Irish plays and plays from the popular Irish and international repertoire. The company produces narrative-driven work that focuses on function rather than form. It is committed to developing relationships with artists and organisations in the West and North-West and in developing new audiences for their work. Yew Tree is open to forming strategic partnerships with companies that have similar policies.

  • Address

    Pearse Street,Ballina,Co. Mayo




    + 353 (0)868182383

    Artistic Director

    John Breen

New Irish Plays Produced By Yew Tree Theatre

Play Title Playwright
A Man Called Judas Jocelyn Clarke
Adapted and translated from the French original by Claude A. Puget and Pierre Bost.
A Moving Destiny Deirdre Hines
Alone It Stands John Breen
Chambers Anne Barrett
Charlie John Breen
Fr Mathew Seán McCarthy
Grand Max Hafler
Melting Doves Max Hafler
My Name, Shall I Tell You My Name Christina Reid
Adapted from the author's radio play of the same name.
Sarah's Comfort Niamh McGrath
The Indifferent Lover Tani Bentis Pierre Campos Jean Cocteau
A translation from the original by Jean Cocteau.
The Magic Boy John Breen