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Dates: 21 Feb - 05 Mar
AT SWIM TWO BIRDS
Following their acclaimed production of Flann O’Brien’s The Third Policeman, Blue Raincoat return with O’Brien’s acknowledged masterpiece, At Swim Two Birds.
A story with three beginnings and an indeterminable number of endings … welcome to the world of a lay-about student writer and his fictional creations including Pooka MacPhellimey – “a member of the devil class”, Dermot Trellis – a cynical writer of westerns and a host of Irish legends including Finn MacCool and the mad King Sweeney.
A wildly comic send-up of Irish literature and culture, At Swim Two Birds is a hilariously funny and inventive, head spinning work of meta-fiction, a true masterpiece of Irish literature.
“extraordinarily funny… a superb production” Irish Theatre Magazine
Blue Raincoat continues to be one of the most interesting and engaging theatrical companies working in Ireland today. Sunday Independent
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Performance Dates, Tickets and Information
8.00PM, 22 FEBRUARY – 5 MARCH 2011~ Tickets 20/18 (CONC)
Preview: 21 FEB 2011, 16
Matinée: 5 MAR 2011, 16, 2PM
Duration – 100 mins (No Interval)
REAL DEAL – 23 FEB JUST 16!
*Concession tickets are available, with valid identification, to Students, Senior Citizens, Equity Members and the Unwaged.
BOOKING: (+353 1) 881 9613
Group discounts available in advance only, ask to speak to Melanie or email firstname.lastname@example.org (Mon-Fri during office hours) Seating
Our seating is unreserved so you will choose your seat on the night of the performance. We advise you to arrive at least 10 minutes before the start time as we are unable to seat patrons once a performance has begun.
Before the show, why not…?
…have a look around our gallery. During exhibitions our gallery is open Mon-Sat from 11AM until the performance begins…. …or catch up with your friends by having a drink in our bar. We offer a full bar service so if you just can’t wait to talk about the show join us afterwards for another. Parking Offer
Present your Project Art Centre ticket (evening performances only) at the Fleet Street Car Park and you will qualify for a special fixed price of just 5. Ask at box office for more information. Hungry?
Want to grab a bite to eat before the show? Why not pop down to Milano Restaurant in Temple Bar and pick their pre-theatre menu – Pizza, Pasta or Salad plus and a glass of wine – for just 12.50. Available from 5pm -7pm, just show your tickets or email booking confirmation to avail of this offer.
And if you’re in a rush remember that Milano also delivers to Project Arts Centre. Choose from a range of delicious made to order pizzas delivered to you in our bar. No queues and no need to even leave the building. Ask a member of our bar staff for more information.milano
AT SWIM TWO BIRDS
By Flann O’Brien
Adapted by Jocelyn Clarke
Directed by Niall Henry
Cast: John Carty, Kellie Hughes, Ciaran McCauley, Fiona McGeown, Sandra O’Malley, Bob Kelly
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