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Susie and the Story Shredder


  • Playwright

    Ursula McGinn  Mollie Molumby 

  • Notes

    For children aged 6+ and story lovers of all ages.

  • Synopsis

    King Levi says that stories make your brain go fuzzy and your hands turn green. All stories are banned in the Kingdom of Levitas. It’s Susie and Shredder’s job to enforce the King’s law, shredding stories from dusk ‘til dawn.* But today, Susie will read a story for the very first time. Perhaps stories aren’t so scary after all.

    *No actual stories were harmed in the making of this play. 

  • Play Type

    Theatre for Young Audiences

    Number Of Acts


  • Cast Size Male


  • Cast Size Female


Original Production

  • Date of First Production

    09 September 2018

  • Production Notes

    Produced by Bombinate Theatre as part of Dublin Fringe Festival. 

  • Producer

  • Original Venue

    Project Arts Centre

  • Venue Notes

    Performed in the Cube. 

Original Cast  
Performer Matthew Malone
Performer Clodagh Mooney Duggan
Production Team  
Lighting Designer Dara Hoban
Director Mollie Molumby
Set & Costume Designer Ursula McGinn
Assistant Director Ursula McGinn
Poster Designer Neil O'Driscoll
Shadow Puppets Designer Tales from the Shadows
Shadow Puppets Designer Emily Collins
Shredder Designer Johann Fitzpatrick
Production Manager Emily Long
Stage Manager Grace Morgan
Sound Designer Michael-David McKernan
Producer Mollie Molumby

Unpublished Scripts

Rights Information

Source Of Information

The information for this listing was taken from the play's original production programme and the Dublin Fringe Festival programme.