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The Magic Hat


  • Playwright

    Zoë Seaton  Paul Bosco Mc Eneaney 

  • Synopsis

    Molly Middleton finds a hat that has a sign attached that says 'Don't Wear Hat', so of course, she puts it on, becoming a fantastically brilliant magician. Then Albert steals her hat and everything changes.

  • Play Type

    Theatre for Young Audiences

    Number Of Acts


  • Cast Size Male


  • Cast Size Female



  • Date of First Production

    15 May 2004

  • Producer

    Produced by Cahoots NI

  • Original Venue

Original Cast  
Unspecified Character(s) Paul Boyd (2)
Unspecified Character(s) Paul Kennedy
Unspecified Character(s) Seamus Allen
Unspecified Character(s) Hugh Brown
Unspecified Character(s) Paul Quate
Unspecified Character(s) Kelsey Long
Unspecified Character(s) Georgia Simpson
Production Team  
Director Zoë Seaton
Set Designer Lucille S. Acevedo-Jones
Lighting Designer Kevin Murray
Costume Designer Lucille S. Acevedo-Jones
Choreographer Sarah Johnston
Musical Director Paul Boyd (2)
Production Manager Kevin Murray
Stage Manager Lisa-Marie Cooke
Assistant Stage Manager Kelsey Long


  • Territory

    All Territories

  • Rights Type

    All Rights

  • Contact

    Cahoots NI

  • Address

    Cathedral Quarter Managed Workspace, 109 – 113 Royal Avenue
    Belfast BT1 1FF
    Co. Antrim
    Northern Ireland

  • Phone

    + 44 (0)28 9043 4349

  • Email

  • Website


The information for this entry was taken from printed material supplied by Cahoots NI theatre company.