Mary’s in the PRIME of ITI

Mary Ryan poses with fellow PRIME participants, Eláine Donnelly from the Irish Theatre Institute, dramaturg Hanna Slattne & Bealtaine Festival‘s Karen Hennessy for PRIME 2017. Well done on being selected for this exciting engagement Mary!

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I AM BABA rehearsals underway!

We have two wonderful Castaway members beavering away at rehearsals for I AM BABA this week, Muireann D’Arcy and Christiane O’Mahony. For information about tickets to the show or more information, click on the link attached. Good luck at rehearsals Muireann and Christiane, we hope you’ve had a very productive week. <3 from us all at […]

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We are…Futureproof!

First day of rehearsals have kicked off for Lynda Radley’s ‘Futureproof’, directed by Tom Creed. The gang will play The Everyman Theatre as part of Cork Midsummer Festival (previewing 13th – 15th) opening 16th – 24th June before bringing the show to the Project Arts Centre, 27th June – 1st July. We’re extra excited because […]

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Noni Stapleton back at it!

Noni’s show ‘Charolais’ won the Bewley’s ‘Little Gem Award’ – Dublin Fringe 2014, was shortlisted for ‘Best Theatre Script’ at 2014 Zebbie Awards, was a finalist for The Susan Smith Blackburn Prize 2015/16, won the Stewart Parker Trust Award 2016 and was developed by RTÉ as a radio play which has garnered it further awards […]

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Peter Corboy…off to a great gallop!

Collapsing Horse today announced the cast list for their upcoming production of ‘The Water Orchard’,  which will play in the Project Arts Centre, Temple Bar 18-29th July, tickets and more details available following the link below. Congratulations to our newest Castaway member, Peter Corboy, <3 from us all at Castaway!  http://projectartscentre.ie/event/water_orchard/

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I AM BABA workshop ahead

The wonderful Christiane O’Mahony will be workshopping I AM BABA in the Civic Theatre this coming Sunday. Director Anna Newell’s about to start making a brand new show for babies aged 0-12 months that will be created in, and tour to, all four of the Dublin Local Authority areas – and the very first week […]

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Charm-au-lait

Noni Stapleton’s award winning show ‘Charolais’ opened for a two week run in the Viking Theatre Monday, back by popular demand. It plays for two weeks, till Saturday 6th May and if last night (Tuesday)’s packed house and standing ovation means anything it’s that tickets will fly out the door for this one. Get em […]

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Remembering to Breathe (for radio)

Julie Sharkey’s busy recording a radio version of the Lustrum award-winning play Remember To Breathe today, the Edinburgh Fringe ’16 hit!! We hope you enjoyed the day, Julie! http://www.irishplayography.com/play.aspx?playid=33993

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Anthony Kill-ahan performing this week

To celebrate Bram Stoker’s 120th anniversary, Anthony Kinahan will be performing in an adaptation by Quintessence Theatre Company. It’s running as part of the Drogheda Arts Festival (http://droghedaartsfestival.ie/events/theatre/dracula/) and will be performed in An Táin from 27-29th April and The Drogheda Arts Centre on Sunday 30th. Knock em dead. Anthony. Mwah ha ha haaa. 😉 […]

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