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Take Off Your Cornflakes


  • Playwright

    Rose Henderson  Pat Nolan (3) 

  • Synopsis

    Tom and Trish have celebrated their silver wedding anniversary but what happens when he wakes up with a strange woman beside him and she tells him she’s his wife? She chooses to enter his world, armed only with humour, music and love. She does her best to connect with him, but will she get lost in the attempt?

  • Play Type

    Plays General

    Number Of Acts


  • Cast Size Male


  • Cast Size Female



  • Date of First Production

    12 September 2017

  • Production Notes

    Produced during the Dublin Fringe Festival as part of the 'Show in a Bag' season in association with Dublin Fringe, Irish Theatre Institute and Fishamble: The New Play Company. Show in a Bag is an artist development initiative of Dublin Fringe Festival, Fishamble: The New Play Company and Irish Theatre Institute to resource theatre makers and actors.

  • Producer

    Produced by Irish Theatre Institute and Fishamble: The New Play Company and Dublin Fringe Festival

  • Original Venue

    Bewley's Café Theatre

Original Cast  
Trish Rose Henderson
Tommy Pat Nolan (3)
Production Team  
Director Liam Halligan
Composer Denis Clohessy
Stage Manager Michelle Barry
Costumes Jack Scullion
Sound Eamonn Murphy
Video Designer Kieran McBride
Assistant Stage Manager Maria Branagan
Set Designer Liam Halligan
Lighting Colm Maher
Movement Diane Richardson
Photography Futoshi Sakauchi
Photography Cáit Fahey




The information for this entry was taken from the play's original production programme with additional information taken from the Dublin Fringe Festival programme.