Straight to Video clip live at the Civic Theatre

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Set in the mid 90s, a stormy period in Tallaght’s social history, against the background of the ‘Medications Out’ marches, Straight to Video is an attacking new comedy created by, as well as starring, Emmet Kirwan.

In a video shop in west Tallaght, in the turbulent spring of 1995, the proprietor Barry is having issues with his personnel, the clients, a neighborhood vigilante called The Train, and an evasive video pirate simply called The Video clip Van Man, that’s scamming his supply. His long-suffering team Karl as well as Claire are the film geek minds that maintain the store going, yet they and also the store are under danger from a multitude of outside pressures– regional vigilantes, lack of possibility, their disorderly family lives, as well as VHS going swiftly out of fashion. The shop can not make it through, however if our gang is going out they’ll go out with each other, with stability … because all anyone in this play desires is to enjoy a film together, in tranquility.

Straight to Video clip is a buzzing set funny with a substantial heaving heart including an outstanding actors– Stephen Brennan, Colin Campbell, Lloyd Cooney, Derbhle Crotty, Callan Cummins, Kate Gilmore and Emmet Kirwan. It promises to be an idea prompting evening full of belly laughs and a real restorative for audiences returning to live theater.

The manufacturing will have its world premiere at The Civic.

Presented by Site Productions
in association with The Civic and also Task Arts Centre

A brand-new play by EMMET KIRWAN
Directed by PHILLIP McMAHON
Cast: Stephen Brennan, Colin Campbell, Lloyd Cooney, Derbhle Crotty, Callan Cummins, Kate Gilmore and Emmet Kirwan.

Days:

Sneak Peeks Thurs 28 Oct– Mon 1 Nov| 8pm EUR15 Early Bird Tickets Available for Mon 1 NOV ONLY

Tues 2 Nov– Rested 6 Nov | 8pm EUR25/ EUR22 Front Rows EUR28/ EUR24

Sat 6 Nov MATINEE| 3pm All Tickets EUR19

* All Rates Go Through EUR1 Reservation Cost

Age Assistance: 14 +
Duration: 2 hours 10 mins. One Period.

For bookings check out https://www.civictheatre.ie/whats-on/straight-to-video-by-emmet-kirwan/

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