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A play on time.


  • Playwright

    Eoghan Quinn 

  • Notes

    For ages 8+.

  • Synopsis

    Toby, a young boy and apprentice clock-maker, is considered a monster in the puppet world he inhabits. When his mentor is kidnapped, he leaves the seclusion of the workshop, embarking on a quest to find her.

  • Play Type

    Theatre for Young Audiences

    Number Of Acts


  • Cast Size Male


  • Cast Size Female


  • Cast Notes

    The production had a chorus comprised of soprano, tenor, mezzo soprano and alto.

Original Production

Original Cast  
Toby Jack Gleeson
Mentor Clare O'Malley
Coco Aaron Heffernan
Father Time Kate Kennedy
Biggles Eoghan Quinn
Soprano Grainne Pollack
Tenor Richard Shaffrey
Mezzo soprano Meadhbh McHugh
Alto Martha McGregor
Production Team  
Director Dan Colley
Producer Matthew Smyth
Costume Designer Emma Gleeson
Set & Lighting Designer Colm McNally
Composer Daniel Ford
Percussion Greg Purcell
Assistant Director Nora Kelly Lester
Puppet Master Aaron Heffernan
Associate Producer Jack Gleeson
Production Manager Trevor O'Connell
Graphic Design Karl Watson
Illustrator Sam Burton (1)
Photography Colm McNally
Photography Nora Ward
Photography Niamh O'Reilly

Unpublished Scripts

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Source Of Information

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