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  • Playwright


  • Adapted / Translated From

    Tom Nieboer

  • Author Notes

    Devised by the company from a prose text titled "Glowworm" by Tom Nieboer.

  • Synopsis

    By the fountain at the edge of the Oxborough Gardens, an existential crisis is sparked by a midnight encounter with a glowworm.

  • Play Type

    Theatre for Young Audiences

    Number Of Acts


  • Cast Size Male


  • Cast Size Female


Original Production

  • Date of First Production

    11 September 2016

  • Production Notes

    Produced by Umbrella Theatre Project as part of Tiger Dublin Fringe 2016.

  • Producer

  • Original Venue

    Project Arts Centre

  • Venue Notes

    Performed in Project Cube.

Original Cast  
Performer Conor O'Riordan
Performer Julie Maguire
Performer Maria Guiver
Production Team  
Director Davey Kelleher
Producer Andy Carberry
Production Designer Hannah Bowe
Movement Consultant Bryan Burroughs
Head of Art Department Sue Crawford
Production Manager Barry O'Donovan
Company Stage Manager Gordon Bell
Art Department Séan Martin
Art Department Claudia Lemontea
Art Department Niamh Cooke
Chief LX John Brennan
Art Department Assistant Corentin West
Art Department Assistant Gary Maguire
Composer/Sound Designer Dylan Tonge Jones
Marketing Consultant Roxanne Brownlee

Unpublished Scripts

Rights Information

Source Of Information

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