Rough Magic Presents

Theatre

Mr Burns: A Post-Electric Play by Anne Washburn (Rough Magic SEEDS Showcase 2017)

Dates: 30 Nov - 09 Dec

Show Time: 7.30pm

Tickets: €14 -18

Every story ends on a dark and raging river

In the not too distant future a nuclear fallout has decimated modern America. A group of survivors band together in an attempt to hold on to what shred of normality they have left, in the only way they know how … by retelling the “Cape Feare” episode of The Simpsons.

Rough Magic SEEDS present Mr Burns: A Post-Electric Play by Anne Washburn, an innovative new production delivered by an exciting new generation of theatre makers. This razor sharp dark-comedy imagines a future where, when all seems lost, America’s favorite family might just hold the key to our survival.

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The showcase also features a rehearsed reading of the new play Shadows to Light by Lee Coffey and directed by Lynne Parker. Find out more and how to book here. 

Rough Magic SEEDS is a two-year development programme for Ireland’s most exciting emerging theatre artists and has germinated some of the brightest innovators in Irish theatre.

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Duration: 2:30:00

Warnings: Gun Shots, Mild Adult Theme

Suitable: 12+

Directed by: Ronan Phelan
Written by: Anne Washburn
Performed by: Peter Corboy, Ross Gaynor,Ciara Ivie, Nessa Matthews, Karen McCartney, Conor O’Riordan, Cate Russell and Sophie Jo Wasson.
Set & Costume Design: Molly O’Cathain
Lighting Design: Dara Hoban
Composer and Sound Design: Sinead Diskin
Producer: Katie McCann
Assistant Director: Claire O’Reilly
Movement  Director: Claudia Kinahan
Musicians: Lee Coffey, Seamus Ryan
Stage Manager: Evie McGuinness
Wardrobe Supervisor:  Nora Fisher
Assistant Costume Designer:  Aoife Eustace Doyle
Costume Assistant: Tory O’Neill
Set/Props Assistant: Ciara Manning
Chief LX: Suzie Cummins

Shadows to Light
Performed by: John Cronin, Fionn Foley and Janet Moran.

 

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