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A Thin Red Line


  • Playwright

    Seamus Moran 

  • Synopsis

    Featuring pigs, men and bacon, A Thin Red Line is a black comedy which examines man's often inane relationship to his environment.

  • Play Type

    Plays General

    Number Of Acts


  • Cast Size Male


  • Cast Size Female


Original Production

  • Date of First Production

    27 September 1988

  • Producer

    Produced by Iomha Ildanach

  • Original Venue

  • Venue Notes

    First performed at the Edmund Burke Hall, Trinity College, Dublin,

Original Cast  
O'Hare Sean Rocks
Pig 1 Janice McAdam
Pig 4 Frank Maurer
Pig 2 Kevin Reynolds
Flannery Brendan Costelloe
Pig 3 Claire Finn
Production Team  
Director Matthew Skinner
Producer Mia Gallagher
Producer Matthew Skinner
Costumes Ger Scully
Musical Director Frank Maurer
Masks Frank Maurer
PR Mia Gallagher
Graphic Design Cormac Larkin

Unpublished Scripts

Rights Information

Source Of Information

The information for this entry was taken from the original production programme. Additional information was taken from the 1988 Dublin Theatre Festival programme.