Butter Side Down (part of Rapid Write Response: Land of Our Fathers): Overview
Butter Side Down [2013] / Directing/Producing / Short Plays/Rehearsed Readings/Showcases

Butter Side Down (part of Rapid Write Response: Land of Our Fathers): Overview

I directed a short play for Theatre503′s Rapid Write Response event for inhouse production Land of Our Fathers – Butter Side Down, by James Huntrods. Rapid Write Response is a new writing night at Theatre503, where pieces are written in response to the current inhouse production, then cast and directed in just 2 weeks. James’ script was … Continue reading

Top Bunk (part of Rapid Write Response: Desolate Heaven): Overview
Directing/Producing / Short Plays/Rehearsed Readings/Showcases / Top Bunk [2013]

Top Bunk (part of Rapid Write Response: Desolate Heaven): Overview

I directed a short play for Theatre503’s Rapid Write Response event for inhouse production Desolate Heaven. The piece was called Top Bunk, written by Brian Mullin. Rapid Write Response is a new writing night at Theatre503, where pieces are written in response to the current inhouse production, then cast and directed in just 2 weeks. … Continue reading

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Young girls’ trials: Desolate Heaven at Theatre503 (****)

Ailís Ní Ríain’s coming-of-age story combines fairy-tale fantasy and gritty realism in Theatre503’s first play of their new season of “groundbreaking plays”. This is a perfect embodiment of Theatre503’s commitment to bold new writing: difficult and striking, it’s not an easy morsel to digest, but the innovation and quality of the work are undeniable. In … Continue reading

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Many a Sexy Secret: Shhhh… at Theatre503 (****)

Five pieces of new writing respond to anonymous secrets dropped into the theatre’s suggestion box. The results are mixed, as is often the case with evenings of short new writing, but Shhhh… offers a chance to see some feisty new talent. At Theatre503. Theatre503 continues to assert its reputation at offering “fearless new writing” with its latest project … Continue reading