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A Deadly Weapon


  • Playwright

    Laurie Brooks 

  • Synopsis

    When three teenagers decide to take the law into their own hands, they find themselves in a complex situation - and are forced to confront the consequences of their reckless behaviour.

  • Play Type

    Theatre for Young Audiences

    Number Of Acts


  • Cast Size Male


  • Cast Size Female


Original Production

  • Date of First Production

    24 September 1998

  • Producer

    Produced by Graffiti Theatre Company

  • Original Venue

  • Venue Notes

    This play was first performed at Coláiste an Phiarsaigh, Glanmire, Cork, as part of a tour to schools.

Original Cast  
Performer John Lovett
Performer Nora Mullin
Performer Anna Platt
Performer David Kelly (3)
Production Team  
Director Emelie FitzGibbon
Set Designer Kurt Bippert
Sound Designer Roger Gregg
Fight Director Charles Ruxton
Production Manager Nigel Vukasinovic
Production Assistant Fiona Walsh (1)
Set Construction Nigel Vukasinovic
Set Construction Kurt Bippert
Graphic Design Eithne Collins
Education Officer Seona Ni Bhriain
Administrator Jennifer O'Donnell

Published Scripts

Rights Information

Source Of Information

The information for this entry was taken from the original production programme and promotional flyer. Additional information was supplied by a member of Graffiti Theatre Company.