Mar 2014

A Skull in Connemara  theatre finished

A Skull in Connemara

By Martin McDonagh

Decadent Theatre Company

Tuesday 18th March, 8pm

For one week each autumn, Mick Dowd is hired to disinter the bones in certain sections of his local cemetery, making way for new arrivals.   As the time approaches for him to dig up those of his own late wife, strange rumours regarding his involvement in her sudden death seven years earlier begin to resurface… nosey neighbours, troublesome teenagers and an ambitious Garda contribute to this macabre, funny play. 

Winner of the Evening Standard & George Devine Awards for Most Promising Playwright 1996.  Martin McDonagh’s brilliant black comedy, A Skull in Connemara is one of McDonagh’s funniest plays.

Nominated for an Olivier award in 1997 the play is guaranteed to make you laugh, squirm and avoid graveyards!

The cast includes Garrett Keogh, Maria McDermottroe, Patrick Ryan and Jarlath Tivnan.

Directed by Andrew Flynn. Lighting by Sinead McKenna.


Tickets: €18 / €15. Booking essential.