Director | Playwright
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Summertime

SUMMERTIME

Photo by Dara O Cairbre

Photo by Dara O Cairbre

Abbey Young Curators’ Festival
August 7 - 8, 2019. 4pm-6pm
Peacock Theatre

Drogheda Arts Festival
May 3, 2019. 12pm-4pm
Unit 1, Drogheda Town Centre, West Street

Dublin Fringe Festival
September 21 - 23, 2018. 3pm-7pm
2 Curved Street, Temple Bar (formerly Filmbase)

Reviews
★★★★★some first class direction from John King[…] heartfelt, genius, and beautifully executed. Unquestionably the secret gem of the festival.” | The Arts Review

★★★★★“beautifully distinctive… an intriguing, intimate 15 minutes.” | tn2

”intensely human… a beautiful reminder of the power of honesty and openness.” | Sitting on the Fourth Wall

Nominated for a Judges’ Choice Award (Best Duo) at Dublin Fringe 2018.

Synopsis
Stash is an artist who works in a pub. Steve is her boyfriend. There's a glitch in their relationship that they want to tell you about. In unison, if they can. An intimate performance installation of a bittersweet monologue for two voices who are struggling to stay together.

Company
Director - John King
Writer - James Elliott
Associate Director & Stage Manager - Ursula McGinn
Sound design - Jenny O'Malley
Designer - Ellen Kirk
Producer - Dara O Cairbre
Cast - Finbarr Doyle, Danielle Galligan

Developed at FRINGE LAB with the support of Dublin Fringe Festival, DU Players and DriftShop London

Featured on RTÉ’s Arena.
Interview on the LMFM’s 11-1 Show with Sinead Brassil.

Photos by Jenny Matthews, Drogheda Arts Festival, 2019.