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The Blackwater Valley Fit-Up Theatre Festival presents Before

The Mall Arts Centre, Youghal.     Saturday February 8th 2020 at 8 pm.     Doors open 30 min. before the show starts.

Blood in the Alley Theatre Company in association with Cork County Council and The Arts Council presents:
The Blackwater Valley Fit-Up Theatre Festival 22nd Jan – 23rd Feb 2020.

Week three: Before
Presented by Fishambles: The New Play Company

Written and performed by: Pat Kinevane
Directed by: Jim Culleton

From the team that brought you Forgotten, Underneath and the Oliver Award-winning Silent, Before is a new play with much music, set in Clery’s of Dublin, on the very day this iconic department store shuts – for good.  Pontius is inside, trying to choose a gift for his estranged daughter, whom he hasn’t seen for almost 20 years.  He will meet her in an hour.  This father’s journey is both beautiful and strange, from the isolation of his Midlands home, to the madness of O’Connell Street. Some folk are impossible to buy for….

Fishamble is an Oliver Award-winning internationally acclaimed Irish theatre company, dedicated to the discovery, development and production of new work.

****’Kinevane’s performance works like a spell … a real showstopper, heaven can be found in the most unlikely places.’

Tickets at the door
€15 per ticket, €13 concession
€40 Family ticket (2 Adults & 2 teens)
Age suitability; 14+
Running Time: 80 min, No interval