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Sleep Eat Party


  • Playwright

    Damian Gorman 

  • Author Notes

    The script was largely assembled from original interview material.
  • Setting

    Northern Ireland, the present day.

  • Synopsis

    'Sleep Eat Party' is a piece of verbatim theatre based on over 40 hours of interview footage with young men and women from across Northern Ireland.

  • Play Type

    Plays General

    Number Of Acts


  • Cast Size Male


  • Cast Size Female


  • Cast Notes

    Cast doubling necessary. In the original production the cast also formed a chorus.

Original Production

Original Cast  
Jo Brian Markey
Ronnie John Sheyegh
Jo's Mother Roisín Gallagher
Girl in Nightclub Roisín Gallagher
Shannon Roisín Gallagher
Agnes Roisín Gallagher
Daniel Shaun Blaney
Terry John Travers
Jay Brian Markey
Aidan John Sheyegh
Production Team  
Director Michael Duke
Costume Designer Diana Ennis
Sound Designer James Kennedy(1)
Set & Lighting Designer Ciaran Bagnall
Movement Director Stephen Prickett
Composer James Kennedy(1)
Production Manager Alan McCracken
Stage Manager Patsy Hughes
Dramaturg Hanna Slattne
Outreach Facilitator Patrick Sanders
Outreach Facilitator John Ryan (1)
Outreach Director Ciaran McQuillan

Unpublished Scripts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.