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Friends

OVERVIEW

  • Playwright

    John McArdle 

  • Notes

    A play for 8-11 year olds with special needs.

  • Synopsis

    Friends looks at a subject central to the concerns of children with special needs – friendship. Through the visit of two less than perfect friends, Paddy and Clogs, the play looks at how to make friends, how to keep them and what it is that constitutes a good, safe friendship?

  • Play Type

    Theatre for Young Audiences

    Number Of Acts

    Full-Length

  • Cast Size Male

    1

  • Cast Size Female

    1

ORIGINAL PRODUCTION

  • Date of First Production

    1998

  • Producer

    Produced by TEAM Educational Theatre Company

  • Original Venue

  • Venue Notes

    First performed as part of a tour to schools for students with special needs.

Original Cast  
Paddy Aidan Kelly
Clogs Helen Walsh
Production Team  
Director Kathy McArdle
Designer Kieran McNulty
Production Manager Liz Cosgrove

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RIGHTS INFORMATION

  • Territory

    All Territories

  • Rights Type

    All Rights

  • Contact

    John McArdle

  • Address

    Republic of Ireland

  • Email

    johnmca@eircom.net

SOURCE OF INFORMATION

The information for this entry was supplied by TEAM Educational Theatre Company.