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  • Playwright

    Antoine Ó Flatharta 

  • Setting

    The play is set in the West of Ireland.

  • Synopsis

    Tara, twenty years on, after a car crash ruined her singing career, decides one night to go out to where the sons and daughters of the dancers she sang to are now dancing to a different tune. The night doesn't quite turn out as anyone expects.

  • Play Type

    Plays General

    Number Of Acts


  • Cast Size Male


  • Cast Size Female


Original Production

Original Cast  
Evelyn Fionnuala Murphy
Mattie Frank Laverty
Tara Ruth McCabe
Larry Stephen Kennedy
Tommy Don Wycherley
Paul Richard Dormer
Martin Luke Griffin
Irene Aisling O'Sullivan
Noreen Karen Woodley
Production Team  
Director Andy Hinds
Designer Francis O'Connor
Lighting Designer Rupert Murray
Sound Dave O'Brien (2)
Movement Director Sarah-Jane Scaife
Composer Pat Fitzpatrick
Design Assistant Colman Corish
Production Manager Trevor Dawson
Stage Director Collette Morris
Technical Stage Manager John Kells
Assistant Stage Manager Catriona Behan
Props Master Stephen Molloy
Set Construction Mark Darley
Set Construction Peter Rose
Set Carpenter John Kavanagh (3)
Set Carpenter Martin Hayes
Set Carpenter Albert Carroll
Scenic Artist Geraldine O'Malley
Wardrobe Supervisor Anne Cave
Wardrobe Assistant Vicky Miller
Wardrobe Assistant Joan O'Clery
Wardrobe Assistant Carol Smith
PR Mary Hyland
Photography Tom Lawlor (1)

Unpublished Scripts

Rights Information

  • Territory

    All Territories

  • Rights Type

    All Rights

  • Contact

    Antoine Ó Flatharta

  • Address

    Republic of Ireland

  • Email

Source Of Information

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