SYNOPSIS: Rural Derry, 1981. The Carney farmhouse is a hive of activity with preparations for the annual harvest. A day of hard work on the land and a traditional night of feasting and celebrations lie ahead. But this year they will be interrupted by a visitor.
Directed by Sam Mendes
Starring: Paddy Considine, Laura Donnelly, and Genevieve O’Reilly as Quinn Carney, Caitlin Carney, Mary Carney, Bríd Brennan, Turlough Convery, Fra Fee, Tom Glynn-Carney, Stuart Graham, Gerard Horan, Carla Langley, Des McAleer, Conor MacNeill, Rob Malone, Dearbhla Molloy, Eugene O’Hare, and Niall Wright
Designed by Rob Howell
Lighting by Peter Mumford
Music and sound by Nick Powell
- Running Time: 3 hours and 25 minutes, with one intermission and one 3 minute pause between acts 2 and 3.
- Playwright: Jez Butterwoth