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When I Was God


  • Playwright

    Conal Creedon 

  • Setting

    The dressing room and playing pitch at Dalymount Park, Dublin during the F.A.I. Cup Final.

  • Synopsis

    A story about the relationship between a father and son and the conflict that arises as a result of their opposing passions for hurling and soccer.

  • Play Type

    Plays General

    Number Of Acts

    One Act

  • Cast Size Male



  • Date of First Production

    29 September 1999

  • Production Notes

    When I Was God was originally presented as part of Red Kettle's Three Be Wan festival of new one-act plays, alongside 'Navy Knickers and Other Hang-Ups' by Kate Sweeny and 'The Pilferers' by Pat Daly (both listed separately).

  • Producer

    Produced by Red Kettle Theatre Company

  • Original Venue

    Garter Lane Arts Centre

Original Cast  
Son Liam Heffernan
Father Pascal Scott
Production Team  
Director Pat Kiernan
Designer Ben Hennessy
Producer Liam Rellis
Lighting Designer Jim Daly
Lighting Designer Paul Browne
Costume Designer Mona Manahan
Music and Sound by Dave Curran
Music and Sound by Jamie Beamish
Production Manager Liam Rellis
Stage Manager Richard Meagher
Stage Manager John Grubb
Sound Technician Dave Curran
Sound Technician Joe Lonergan
Set Construction Richard Meagher
Set Construction Harry Hannon
Set Construction Joe Lonergan
Scenic Artist Ben Hennessy
Scenic Artist Sinead Fox
Crew Andrew Cummins
Crew Sinead Fox
PR Blue Chip Marketing and Events
Graphic Design Ben Hennessy
Graphic Design Intacta Print
Photography Eoin Murphy (1)
Advertising Paddy Greene
Administrator Catherine Collins


  • Contact

    Conal Creedon

  • Address

    1 Debonshire Street
    Republic of Ireland

  • Phone

    + 353 (0)21 450 4142


  • Territory

    All Territories

  • Rights Type

    All Rights

  • Contact

    Conal Creedon

  • Address

    1 Debonshire Street
    Republic of Ireland

  • Phone

    + 353 (0)21 450 4142


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