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The End of Year Show


  • Playwright

    Damian Gorman 

  • Synopsis

    While the rest of the country chews over the bones of a bad year, an unlikely collection of people in an alcohol treatment unit reveal their own circumstances, in ways which are often painfully funny. When strict and controlling Dr Truesdale unwillingly leaves his charges in the care of Dr Marie Cull (his fourth choice), she turns the residents, the unit and the year on their heads, offering an antidote to Limbo – if only for a couple of days.

  • Play Type

    Plays General

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  • Cast Size Male


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Original Cast  
Herbie Gordon Fulton
Agnes Abbie Spallen
Jimmy Jim Doran (2)
Marie Maggie Cronin
Bongani Enrique Fonseca
John Martin McCann
Frank John Kazek
Production Team  
Director Carol Moore
Set Designer Niall Rea
Lighting Designer Conleth White
Costume Designer Niall Rea
Costume Assistant Heather Long
Sound Designer Neil Martin
Production Manager Marianne Crosslé
Technical Stage Manager Philip McVeigh
Deputy Stage Manager Laura McCabe
Assistant Technical Stage Manager Joe Byrne
Assistant Stage Manager Pauline McKay
Company Stage Manager Eibhlin de Barra
Costume Supervisor Jill Cardwell
Photography Conleth White
Vocals Siobhan Martin
Voice Over Ian McElhinney
Voice Coach Patricia Logue
Make-Up Liz Boston
Hair by Liz Boston
Studio Engineer Rod McVey


  • Territory

    All Territories

  • Rights Type

    All Rights

  • Contact

    Lyric Theatre

  • Address

    55 Ridgeway Street, Stranmillis
    Belfast BT9 5FB
    Co. Antrim
    Northern Ireland

  • Phone

    + 44 (0)28 9038 5685

  • Email

  • Website


The information for this entry was taken from the original production programme