Project Arts Centre presents



Dates: 14 Nov - 26 Nov

Show Time: 8:15pm

Tickets: €12 - €10 - €8


By 15th Oak Productions


Elizabeth Cosgrove is staring through the shop window at the Denim jacket soon to be hers. Conor McKeating looks on as his brother frantically sprints down the hill towards their car, while Mari Jennings is waiting at home, by herself, for her husband who she believe to be at a Tyrone match across town.

It’s the 15th of August, 1998, 17 seconds past noon, a normal, busy Saturday on Lower Market Street. In 43 seconds many lives will be changed forever.

A haunting new Irish play which looks back at the terror and tragedy of the day of the Omagh bombing through the eyes of three people. Three stories told through a series of beautifully interwoven monologues reveal the heartache, remorse and regrets of that day and the hope for new beginnings.

Suitable ages 12+

“a powerful, beautifully-written text, and an audience sitting quietly in the dark, utterly enthralled and moved by a story that could scarcely be better told.”

The Scotsman ****

“beautiful and poignant” The List

“asks that the audience look beyond the news stories and court cases to the people whose lives were torn asunder on what was meant to be just another Saturday.” ****

Scotsman Fringe First Winner 2011

Performance Dates, Tickets and Information

16 – 26 NOV 2011~ Tickets €12/10 (conc)

Preview 14 & 15 NOV 2011, €8

Suitable ages 12+

Duration approx 1 hour no interval

*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 (Mon-Fri during office hours)


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.


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.

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Written by Ross Dungan

Directed by Ross Dungan & Emily Reilly

Performed by Jude Greer, Claire Hughes & Rachel Parker

Design by Ciaran O’Melia

Costume by Emily Reilly

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