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  • Playwright

    Rosaleen McDonagh 

  • Synopsis

    When a barricade is erected at the entrance to the halting site where he lives James comes face to face with the conflicts in his life. He is caught between his father's expectations, his promising boxing career and a new life at college. The barriers surrounding him threaten more than the truth, they threaten his survival. He is stuck.

  • Play Type

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Original Production

Original Cast  
Bernard Michael Collins (2)
Seanie John Cronin
James Brian Gleeson
Aisling Liz Fitzgibbon
Production Team  
Director Jason Byrne
Set Designer Wayne Jordan
Lighting Designer Sarah Jane Shiels
Costume Designer Wayne Jordan
Sound Designer Karl Burke
Assistant Director Deirdre Roycroft
Stage Director Robert Bradish
Set Construction Alan Martin
Photography Ros Kavanagh
Make-Up Emma Jane McGovern

Rights Information

  • Territory

    All Territories

  • Rights Type

    All Rights

  • Contact

    Project Arts Centre

  • Address

    39 East Essex Street, Temple Bar
    Dublin 2
    Co. Dublin
    Republic of Ireland

  • Phone

    +353 (0)1 881 9613

  • Email

  • Website

Source Of Information

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