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Forty-Four Sycamore


  • Playwright

    Bernard Farrell 

  • Synopsis

    A frantic account of a dinner party involving two upwardly mobile young couples. Everything seems to be going according to plan until it emerges that another guest has been invited - one who is not entirely welcome. The party goes rapidly downhill from there with hilarious, if sometimes frightening, consequences.

  • Play Type

    Plays General

    Number Of Acts


  • Cast Size Male


  • Cast Size Female


Original Production

Original Cast  
Prentice Des Braiden
Vinny Tom Murphy (2)
Joan Rachael Dowling
Derek Malcolm Douglas
Hilary Hilary Fannin
Production Team  
Director Paul Brennan (1)
Designer Ben Hennessy
Producer T.V. Honan
Lighting Designer Roger Frith
Sound Designer Dave Nolan
Sound Designer Jim Doran (1)
Production Manager Jim Doran (1)
Assistant Production Manager Paul Tucker
Stage Manager Liam Meagher
Deputy Stage Manager Ailish Kimber
Lighting Operator Jim Daly
Sound Operator Stephen Ryan (2)
Set Construction Paddy Whelan
Set Construction Paul Collins
Set Construction John Murray
Set Construction Gerry Nugent
Scenic Artist Ben Hennessy
Wardrobe Mona Manahan
Assistant Scenic Artist Eileen Kennedy
Assistant Scenic Artist Aileen Drohan
Crew Michael Oates
Crew Stephen Ryan (2)
PR Jenni Ledwell
PR Miriam Dunne
PR T.V. Honan
Graphic Design Bite! Associates
Photography Eoin Murphy (1)
Hair by Mary Coppinger
Administrator Miriam Dunne
Video Production Frank Coughlan

Published Scripts

Rights Information

  • Territory

    All Territories

  • Rights Type

    All Rights

  • Contact

    Rosica Colin Ltd.

  • Address

    1 Clareville Grove Mews
    London SW7 5AH

  • Phone

    + 44 (0)20 7370 1080

Source Of Information

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