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Once Upon A Bridge

OVERVIEW

  • Playwright

    Sonya Kelly 

  • Notes

    Commissioned by Druid. 

  • Synopsis

    Early one morning on Putney Bridge, three strangers’ lives collided for one fleeting second. Inspired by real events, the play weaves a tale about human triumph and frailty, about the power of destiny and chance, and why sometimes we choose to hate, and other times we choose to dance.

  • Play Type

    Plays General

    Number Of Acts

    Full-Length

  • Cast Size Male

    2

  • Cast Size Female

    1

ORIGINAL PRODUCTION

  • Date of First Production

    11 February 2021

  • Production Notes

    Premiered online during the Covid-19 pandemic which placed restrictions on live performance.

  • Producer

    Produced by Druid

  • Original Venue

    The Mick Lally Theatre

  • Venue Notes

    Live-streamed from the Mick Lally Theatre.

Original Cast  
A Woman Siobhan Cullen
The Bus Driver Adetomiwa Edun
A Man Aaron Monaghan
Production Team  
Director Sara Joyce
Lighting Designer Sinead McKenna
Set Designer Sinead McKenna
Sound Designer Alma Kelliher
Composer Alma Kelliher
Movement David Bolger
Costume Designer Cliodhna Hallissey
Assistant Director Emily Foran
Technical Manager Shannon Light
Production Sound Frankie Pollard
Technician Frank Commins
Camera and Livestream Facilities StationHouse Media
Vision Mixer James Ryan
Camera Operator Mike Flannery
Streaming Technician Jonathan Connolly
Production Photography Emilija Jefremova
Graphic Design Gareth Jones
PR Kate Bowe (Bowe Communications)

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SOURCE OF INFORMATION

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