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DEATH OF A SALESMAN

APRIL 19TH - APRIL 29th 2017

By Arthur Miller

 

The main action takes place in the Lomans’ apartment in Brooklyn in 1949. 

Other scenes, (some in flashback), take place in a Boston hotel; Howard’s office; Charley’s office; a restaurant; a cemetery.

Glossary of expressions used in the play

To simonize the car: to polish and wax the car

Nobody dast blame this man: nobody should dare blame this man.

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CAST

Willy Loman: Noel Bowler

Linda: Catherine Noone

Biff: David Diebold

Happy: Eric Browne

Bernard (neighbour): Tommy Workman

The Woman: Louise Keating

Charley* (Bernard’s dad): Dave McGloughlin

Ben (Willy’s brother, deceased): Michael McKenna

Howard (Willy’s boss): Geoff McEvoy

Jenny (Charley’s secretary): Kim Boyle

Stanley (waiter): Mick Keogh

Miss Forsythe: Aisling Brennan

Letta: Kim Boyle

 

 *(Biff and Happy call Charley ‘Uncle’,
but it’s just a term of neighbourly familiarity).

CREW

Director: Kevin O’Malley

Stage Manager: Aga Daly

Stage Crew: Adam Burke, Group Members

Continuity: Ruth Whelan

Set Design: Georgina McMahon

Set Construction: Con Bissett, Richie Ryan, Billy Fitzgerald, Lawrence Breen, Eugene Osborne, Paul Jordan,
Liam Shannon, Michael Johnston

Lighting Design: Richard Norman-Wright

Lighting/Sound: Richard Norman-Wright
Eugene Osborne, Ronald Jones,  Eric Boyle,
Harry McGloughlin

Wardrobe Mistress: Máire Keogh

Original Music (1949): Alex North

Music Arrangement (2017): Eric Browne

Poster: fastnetgraphics

Programme: Ronald Jones, Kevin O’Malley

Front of House: Martine Healy, Group Members
& Voluntary Helpers

Publicity: Kevin O’Malley, Billy Fitzgerald

Announcements: Carol Boylan

 

Acknowledgements

Skerries Community College Mission Romania, Skerries Community Centre, Skerries Bookshop, Skerries News,
Greg Reddin, Skerries Hardware, SuperValu, Café Time, Fingal Independent, White’s Agri (pallets supporting raised floors),
Emporium World of Furniture, Drogheda (bed), Andy Geraghty, Brian McMahon, Image Depot,
Print Express (roadside posters), Harry Hire (gas rubber pipe), Skerries Harps, Apache Pizza,
our Patrons and Sponsors.

 

About Skerries Theatre Group

 

Founded in 1946, we currently stage three full-length plays per year and enjoy considerable success with our productions at local, national and international level. 

We are affiliated with the Drama League of Ireland (DLI) and host the Skerries One-Act Theatre Festival in November each year. We regularly perform in the One-Act Circuit, trekking around Ireland and have collected fantastic experiences, memories and trophies! For more information about the DLI, visit their home site.

Our members come from all walks of life and are aged from 16 to 86.

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