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  • Playwright

    John Morton 

  • Setting

    Ireland, 2011

  • Synopsis

    "A play that wants to be a musical", Smitten tells the story of Claire, who used to be a nurse but then emigrated. Now she's returned home from South America and finding her feet on home soil is proving harder than she expected. Especially when everyone else is getting ready to head for greener pastures.

  • Play Type

    Plays General

    Number Of Acts


  • Cast Size Male


  • Cast Size Female


Original Production

  • Date of First Production

    16 June 2011

  • Production Notes

    Produced as part of Solstice at the Cork Midsummer Festival.
  • Producer

    Produced by The Devious Theatre Company

  • Original Venue

  • Venue Notes

    First produced at a disused office building on Sullivan's Quay, Cork.

Original Cast  
Claire Annette O'Shea
Tommy John Morton
Tony Jack O'Leary
Cat Amy Dunne
Dave Ken McGuire
Kevin David Thompson
Niall Kevin Mooney
Ailbe Lynsey Moran
Daffney Molloy Suzanne O'Brien
Production Team  
Director John Morton
Set Designer Eddie Brennan
Lighting Richie Cody
Costume Designer Lucy McKenna
Choreographer Gemma Grant
Music by Supernova Scotia
Music by Geoff Warner Clayton
Art Director Thom Dowling
Assistant Director Angela Barrett
Stage Manager Aidan Doheny
Make-Up Linda Hanbidge
Sound Consultant Geoff Warner Clayton
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Rights Information

  • Territory

    All Territories

  • Rights Type

    All Rights

  • Contact

    The Devious Theatre Company

  • Address

    2, The Maltings
    Tilbury Place
    Co. Kilkenny
    Republic of Ireland

  • Phone

    +353 (0)86 406 3593

  • Email


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