Free Event

Mondays of May

Various

Past Work

Mondays 6, 13, 20 & 27th May

6 May, IS THAT HOW IT WAS? (France)
Playwright: Jean Bouchaud
Translator: Phyllis Zatlin
Director: Kimberley Faith Hickman
When a middle class daughter insists upon selling her working-class
mother's apartment and committing her to a care home, the real estate
agent, a struggling single mother, comes up with an unconventional plan to
give them all better lives
13 May, SHERLOCK THE BARMAN and THE HERO'S WIFE (Italy)
Playwright: Stefano Benni
Translator: Jack D. Street
Director: Julia Gibson
Two short plays by one of Italy's most famous living playwrights. A
bartender who acts like Sherlock Holmes pries into a client's dangerous
20 May, TURNING POINT (Poland)
 
Playwright: Grzegorz Wroblewski
Translator: Adam Zdrodowski
Director: Joanna Tomasz
In this absurdist comedy translated from the Polish, reclusive, miserly
pensioner Gunnar obsesses with the medieval Arnolfini portrait, relic of
capitalism. But his older sister Joanna needs a home.
 
27 May, BLUEBEARD (England)
Playwright: Hattie Naylor
Director: Jo Cattell
A modern British version of the fable of Bluebeard and his wives by the
Olivier-nominated author of Origin Theatre Company's 2011 critical success
IVAN AND THE DOGS.
 

Location:

Glucksman Ireland House