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  • Playwright

    Shaun Dunne 

  • Author Notes

    Made in consultation with youth workers from the innter-city of north Dublin.

  • Synopsis

    In the wake of a violent outburst by a young person, the staff at a youth service in Dublin are attempting to move on. But healing is hard when you’re on the floor and out the door. Healing is hard when your wounds are still raw. 

  • Play Type

    Plays General

    Number Of Acts


  • Cast Size Male


  • Cast Size Female


Original Production

  • Date of First Production

    30 January 2020

  • Production Notes

    Presented by Shaun Dunne.

  • Producer

  • Original Venue

    Project Arts Centre

  • Venue Notes

    Restoration previewed in Mermaid Arts Centre on 25th January 2020. 

Original Cast  
Leanne Kate Stanley Brennan
Dean John Cronin
Tony Barry O'Connor
Nicole Shauna Higgins
Paul Callan Cummins
Production Team  
Director Darren Thornton
Graphic Design Kate Heffernan
Photography Ste Murray
Production Photography Luca Truffarelli
Videographer Luca Truffarelli
Chief LX Matt Burke
Scenic Artist Lysette Golden
Dramaturg Deirdre O'Halloran
Stage Manager Rachel Kivlehan
Production Manager √Čanna Whelan
Fight Director Ciaran O'Grady
Movement Director Emma O'Kane
Costume Designer Sarah Foley
Sound Designer Jennifer O'Malley
Lighting Designer Sarah Jane Shiels
Set Designer Sabine Dargent
Producer Killian Coyle
PR Jenny Sharif

Unpublished Scripts

Rights Information

Source Of Information

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