The Shadow or the Shelter?
“Ireland and Britain live both in the shadow and in the shelter of one another, and so it has been since the dawn of history”
2016 is the 100th anniversary of the Easter Rising, a seminal event in the story of Ireland’s independence.
Our first London Irish Theatre festival of six new plays, all set in England tells the stories of some Irish women and men who arrived in London in the decades of this last century.
5 playwrights, 6 new plays.
Irish women and men in Wandsworth,
Kilburn and Burma, Archway,
Wembley, Camden and Catford.
October 10th- October 16th 2016
Lion and Unicorn Theatre,
Gaisford Street, Kentish Town, London NW1
Tickets £13.75/ £11 concessions
on sale now
October 21st- 23rd
Colour House Theatre, Merton Abbey Mills,
Watermill Way, London SW19 2RD
Tickets £13 and £10 on sale now.
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