One City One Book

One City One Book,

The New Theatre Sat 7 April 2018

The Long Gaze Back:  Selected Shorts, A celebration of the female voice in Irish Literature

A full New Theatre audience were treated on Saturday to readings from four of these short stories read by professional actors.

The Coast of Wales by Eilis Ni Dhuibhne was read by myself, and directed by Caroline Fitzgerald

The Crossing by Lia Mills was read by Susie Lamb, again directed by Caroline.

Winter Journey (The Apparitions) by Anne Devlin, read by Geraldine Plunkett and directed by Anthony Fox

The Cat and the Mouse by Christine Dwyer Hickey, also directed by Anthony Fox


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