Translations by Brian Friel
Set in traditional Ireland of 1833 when the British re-mapped the country and re-named every place name, stripping them of their original cultural meaning. A young British Army officer falls in love with an Irish beauty and with the land.
Scenic Design by Jayme Mellema
Lighting Design by David Leugs
Costume Design by Melissa Merz
Photography by David Leugs
The beauty of innovative design and assymetricality
Incredible relationships and characters reside at the heart of Friel's language masterpiece
Owen sees the future and tries to bring his father Hugh into it. Hugh sees truth in the old gods and old ways
As the tragedy progresses, Yolland is missing and the play ends with an unknowing of the future.
A sign of the future for Ireland, Manus takes his leave of his father's house.