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The Gathering(2)


  • Playwright

    Michael Duke 

  • Setting

    The present day.

  • Synopsis

    Five monologues linked by one night's events. A dark modern comedy about love and its casualties.

  • Play Type

    Plays General

    Number Of Acts

    Series of short individual plays

  • Cast Size Male


  • Cast Size Female


Original Production

  • Date of First Production

    11 March 2009

  • Production Notes

    Produced by Theatre Abandon in association with Tinderbox Theatre Company.
  • Producer

    Produced by Tinderbox Theatre Company

  • Original Venue

    Old Museum Arts Centre

  • Irish Premiere Notes

    The Gathering was originally performed as a rehearsed reading as part of the 2008 Pick'n'Mix festival. The production listed here was staged as part of Tinderbox's 2009 studio season.

Original Cast  
Performer Abigail McGibbon
Performer Stephen Beggs
Performer Chris Robinson
Performer Toni Frutin
Performer Susan Harrison
Production Team  
Director Claire Lamont
Designer Ciaran Bagnall

Unpublished Scripts

Rights Information

  • Territory

    All Territories

  • Rights Type

    All Rights

  • Contact

    Tinderbox Theatre Company

  • Address

    The Crescent, 2-4 University Road
    Belfast BT7 1NH
    Co. Antrim
    Northern Ireland

  • Phone

    + 44 (0)28 9043 9313

  • Email


  • Website


Source Of Information

The information for this entry was taken from the original production programme with additional information supplied by the company.