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HEARTSTONE

OVERVIEW

  • Playwright

    Jim Nolan 

  • Setting

    A fairground.

  • Notes

    A play for post-primary school students.

  • Synopsis

    Four characters struggle to take control of their lives, but the life available to each them is very different. Heartstone examines life choices, and questions how the world can seem so different from each character's perspective.

  • Play Type

    Theatre for Young Audiences

  • Number Of Acts

    Full-Length

  • Cast Size Male

    2

  • Cast Size Female

    2

  • Cast Notes

    Cast doubling is possible. See original production for details.

ORIGINAL PRODUCTION

Original Cast  
Martha Ann Callanan
Dave Liam Heffernan
Karen Linda McDonnell
John Paul McGrane
Production Team  
Director Annie Kilmartin
Designer Blaithin Sheerin
Assistant Stage Manager Kathy McArdle
Set Construction Brian Power
Scenic Artist Nick Millar
Costume Construction Joan O'Clery
Poster Design Charlie O'Neill
School Liaison Officer Vincent Dempsey
Administrator Penny Baizer
Company Artistic Director Ronan Smith

UNPUBLISHED SCRIPTS

  • Contact

    Jim Nolan

  • Address

    4 Andrew's Street, Ballybricken
    Waterford
    Republic of Ireland

  • Phone

    + 353 (0)51 843 487

  • Contact

    Jim Nolan

  • Address

    4 Andrew's Street, Ballybricken
    Waterford
    Republic of Ireland

  • Phone

    + 353 (0)51 843 487

  • RIGHTS INFORMATION

    • Territory

      All Territories

    • Rights Type

      All Rights

    • Contact

      Jim Nolan

    • Address

      4 Andrew's Street, Ballybricken
      Waterford
      Republic of Ireland

    • Phone

      + 353 (0)51 843 487

    SOURCE OF INFORMATION

    The information for this entry was taken from the teachers' information pack for the original production.