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Half Light


  • Playwright

    Mollie Molumby 

  • Author Notes

    Devised with Juliette Crosbie, Richard Durning, Fionn Foley, Ellen Gorman, Martha Grant, Kerill Kelly, Camille Oswald, Ursula McGinn, Tilly Taylor and Colm Summers.

  • Notes

    For ages 8+. Winner of the First Fortnight Award at the Dublin Fringe Awards 2016.

  • Synopsis

    Imagine this: you’re walking up a mountain, through a forest of pine trees, and you’re trying to find your Dad. He’s been taken by a monster. Meet Robin, a ten-year-old boy travelling through the magical woodland of his father’s storybook. A tale which is as true as it is untrue. Half dark and half light.

  • Play Type

    Plays General

    Number Of Acts


  • Cast Size Male


  • Cast Size Female


Original Production

  • Date of First Production

    13 September 2016

  • Production Notes

    Produced as part of Tiger Dublin Fringe 2016. Songs by Fionn Foley and the Ensemble.

  • Producer

  • Original Venue

    The New Theatre

Original Cast  
Performer Fionn Foley
Performer Juliette Crosbie
Performer Kerill Kelly
Performer Martha Grant
Performer Richard Durning
Production Team  
Director Mollie Molumby
Lighting Designer Ellen Gorman
Producer Jimmy Kavanagh
Producer Michael Stone
Sound Designer Richard Durning
General Manager Tilly Taylor
Songs by Fionn Foley
Production Manager Daire O'Cairbre
Stage Manager Catriona Moloney
Set & Costume Designer Ursula McGinn
Props Manager Luke Casserly
Crew Simona Girtan
Poster Artwork Neil O'Driscoll

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Source Of Information

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