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The Arts Council Playography Na Gaeilge


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  • Playwright

    Kevin Lavin 

  • Setting

    The play is set in a castle in the depths of a forest.

  • Play Type

    Theatre for Young Audiences

    Number Of Acts


  • Cast Size Male


  • Cast Size Female


  • Cast Notes

    Cast doubling is possible. See original production for details.

Original Production

Original Cast  
Rumpelstiltskin Jonathan Shankey
Lady in Waiting Niall O'Brien(1)
The King Des Cave
Bishop Peadar Lamb
Blacksmith Peadar Lamb
Hillary Melanie MacHugh
Fiona Kathryn O'Boyle
Wolf Kathryn O'Boyle
The Page Kathryn O'Boyle
Production Team  
Director Bríd Ó Gallchóir
Set Designer Karen Weavers
Lighting Designer Paul Noble
Costume Designer Joan O'Clery
Costumes Abbey Theatre Wardrobe Department
Sound Dave Nolan
Choreographer Caroline Gray
Music by JJ Vernon
Stage Director Collette Morris
Assistant Stage Manager Susie Sheil
Set Construction Abbey Theatre Workshop
Scenic Artist Jonathan Garrett
Scenic Artist Angie Benner
Photography Amelia Stein
Automatist Brian Buckley

Unpublished Scripts

Rights Information

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Source Of Information

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