the uncrowned queen of Ireland
15-17 July @ Etcetera Theatre
(Above Oxford Arms), 265 Camden High Street NW1 7BU. 9pm start.
Written and directed by John Dunne, Kitty explores the affair between Charles Stewart Parnell and Kitty O'Shea in the 1880's which split the Irish nation and damaged the cause of independence for decades.
I Danced with my Father
A black comedy where darkness lurks.
22-23 September @ Bread & Roses Theatre, 68 Clapham Manor Street SW4 6DZ
ON A DREARY, MISERABLE FRIDAY NIGHT, MUCH AGAINST HIS WISHES, JOSEPH AND HIS WIFE CLODAGH DECIDE TO REHEARSE HER FUNERAL. WHAT STARTS OFF AS A FUN-FILLED NIGHT, PROPPED UP WITH A DRINK OR TWO, SOON BECOMES SOMETHING DIFFERENT WHEN THEIR DAUGHTER TURNS UP AND JOINS IN. A COMEDY WITH A TWIST BY NEWRY WRITER SHANE WHITE.