The Cripple of Inishmaan

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The Cripple of Inishmaan


 24th, 25th and 31st March &

Saturday 1st  April 2017


€12 General Admmision

€8 OAP & children


To purchase tickets

TELEPHONE the Athenaeum on 053 92 39585

TEXT Helen on 087 2637178


A dark comedy by Martin McDonagh who links the story to the real life filming of the documentary Man of Aran.

The play is set on the small Aran Islands community of Inishmaan off the Western Coast of Ireland in 1934, where the inhabitants are excited to learn of a Hollywood film crew’s arrival in neighbouring Inishmore to make a documentary about life on the islands. “Cripple” Billy Claven, eager to escape the gossip, poverty and boredom of Inishmaan, vies for a part in the film, and to everyone’s surprise, the orphan and outcast gets his chance…. or so some believe




You can book your seats online and you can also pay online, its hassel free and no need to queue!

(Specific seats are not allocated.  Patrons may choose their own seat on a first-come, first-served basis)