FEBRUARY 10th - FEBRUARY 20th 2016

The action takes place in the living-room of a two-room tenancy occupied by the Boyle family in a  tenement house in
Dublin, 1922.


Act 1: An early forenoon August 1922

Act 2: Six in the evening, two days later

Act 3 Sc. 1: November evening  1922

Act 3 Sc. 2: One hour later



Johnny Boyle: Johnny Boylan

Mary Boyle: Éabha Geraghty

Juno Boyle: Rita McCarthy

Jerry Devine: Lawrence Breen

“Captain” Boyle: Liam Shannon

Joxer Daly: Ronald Jones

The Coal Vendor: Richard Norman-Wright

Sewing Machine Man: Richard Norman-Wright

Charles Bentham: Conor Chatten

Mrs. Maisie Madigan: Ethna McQuillan

Young Neighbour: Ciara Lynch/Alice Branagan

First Neighbour: Teresa Bissett

Mrs. Tancred:  Aoife Conroy

Needle Nugent: Michael McKenna

The Mobiliser: Richard Norman-Wright

Furniture Removal Man 1: Colm Ó Maolmhuire

Furniture Removal Man 2: Michael McKenna


Director: Mary Shannon

Assistant Director: Richard Norman-Wright

Producer: Martine Healy

Stage Manager: Loreto Lynch

Stage Crew: Georgina McMahon, Irene O’Donnell

Set Construction: Billy Fitzgerald, Paul Jordan, Con Bissett and Group Members

Set Decor/Dressing: Catherine Noone, Mari Carpenter and Group Members

Lighting/Sound: Eric Boyle, Eugene Osbourne

Lighting Design: Richard Norman-Wright

Sound Editing: Ronald Jones

Costumes:Máire Keogh and Group Members

Properties: Deirdre Allen

Front of House: Lizzy Noone, Mary Cauldwell and Group Members

Poster: fastnetgraphics

Publicity: Kevin O’Malley

Programme: Ronald Jones

Portrait Photographs: Daily Photography

Rehearsal Photographs: Michael McKenna, Lawrence Breen

Announcements: David McGloughlin



Skerries Bookshop, Skerries Hardware, Greg Reddin, M&N Davis, Café Time, Skerries Community Centre, Skerries News,
Print Express, Fingal Independent.


We would like to acknowledge the following for their assistance with Set Construction, Stage Decor/Dressing and
Production Support.

Martin Coleman, Eugene Osbourne, Mel Bissett, Aisling Coleman, Ross O’Shea, Mark O’Shea, Eoin Lynch,
Michael Johnston, Angela Cunningham, Mary Cauldwell, Sarah O’Kelly, Lizzie Noone, Poppy Noone, Edel Fitzgerald,
Myles Lally, Michael McKenna, Aileen Morrissey, Georgina McMahon, Lawrence Breen, David McGloughlin, Suzanne Healy


Rehearsal Photos by Lawrence Breen