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On Blueberry Hill


  • Playwright

    Sebastian Barry 

  • Setting

    Mountjoy Prison, Dublin, Ireland.

  • Synopsis

    PJ and Christy: sworn enemies destined to share one small room for twenty years. As the two men recall the joys and torments of life outside - the childhood excursions, a deadly brawl, past loves, and summer dresses - slowly they uncover the tragic events that have led them to this prison cell.

  • Play Type

    Plays General

    Number Of Acts


  • Cast Size Male


Original Production

Original Cast  
Christy Niall Buggy
PJ David Ganly
Production Team  
Director Jim Culleton
Set Designer Sabine Dargent
Costume Designer Sabine Dargent
Lighting Designer Mark Galione
Sound Designer Denis Clohessy
Producer Eva Scanlan

Published Scripts

Rights Information

  • Territory

    All Territories

  • Rights Type

    All Rights

  • Contact


  • Address

    First Floor, 8 Flitcroft Street
    London WC2H 8DL

  • Website


Source Of Information

The information for this entry was taken from the published play script.