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The Waiting List


  • Playwright

    Owen McCafferty 

  • Synopsis

    A monologue about a man under siege in the community where he grew up.

  • Play Type

    Plays General

    Number Of Acts

    One Act

  • Cast Size Male


Original Production

  • Date of First Production

    18 April 1994

  • Production Notes

    The Waiting List was originally presented alongside Monday Night, Little Ireland, North Of England by Glen Patterson, 'Alternative Future' by Gary Mitchell and 'What The Eye Doesn't See' by Ruth Hooley (all listed separately) under the umbrella title 'Angels With Split Voices'. All four monologues addressed the theme 'identity and place'.
  • Producer

    Produced by Point Fields Theatre Company

  • Original Venue

    Old Museum Arts Centre

Original Cast  
Performer Lalor Roddy
Production Team  
Director David Grant
Set Designer Frank Quinn
Lighting Designer John Riddell
Sound Designer Debra Salem
Stage Manager Sian Campbell
Technician Patrick McLaughlin
Photography Clifford Gow
Administrator Carrie-Anne McAlonan-McCrudden
Company Artistic Director Joe Devlin

Published Scripts

  • Title

    Owen McCafferty: Plays 1: Mojo Mickybo; Shoot the Crow; Closing Time; Scenes from the Big Picture; The Waiting List

  • Year


  • Published By

    Faber and Faber

  • Address

    74-77 Great Russell Street
    London WC1B 3DA

  • Phone

    + 44 (0)20 7465 0045

  • Email

  • Website

  • ISBN


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Rights Information

  • Territory

    All Territories

  • Rights Type

    All Rights

  • Contact

    The Agency

  • Address

    24 Pottery Lane, Holland Park
    London W11 4LZ

  • Phone

    + 44 (0)20 7727 1346

  • Email

  • Website

Source Of Information

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