Monthly Archives: October 2012

The Disappearing Dogs

Granary is delighted to present Dramat’s The Disappearing Dogs, a piece of new writing from Rory McConville, from the 11th to the 15th of December. In the quiet estate of Rossbrook, a dog has disappeared every night for the past month. Strange? Sure. Worrying? A bit. But everyone’s too busy with the local election to […]

Stop Kiss

Granary is pleased to announce UCC Dramat’s performance of Stop Kiss from Tuesday 6th November to Saturday 10th November. Set against the backdrop of New York city, Stop Kiss tells the story of Callie and Sara.  The play follows the women’s relationship, both with the city they live in and with each other, as they unexpectedly […]

The Seafarer

Coming to the Granary this November 11th to 16th, Barry Whelan directs Conor McPherson’s The Seafarer. It’s Christmas Eve and Sharky has returned to Dublin to look after his irascible, ageing brother who’s recently gone blind. Old drinking buddies Ivan and Nicky are holed up at the house too, hoping to play some cards. With […]

That Night Follows Day

A WORKSHOP ON POSTDRAMATIC THEATRE by Tony McCleane-Fay director of ‘That Night Follows Day’. EVERYMAN PALACE THEATRE – Sat 10 Nov at 3pm   The notion of “post-dramatic theatre” was established by German theatre researcher Hans-Thies Lehmann.  Postdramatic is not primarily focused on the drama in itself, but evolves a performative aesthetic in which the text […]

Dramat Short Play Festival

UCC Dramat return to the Granary with their first offering of this term with their Short Play Festival. This introductory event gives first time actors a chance to sample the great atmosphere and fun of putting on a play with the society. The plays themselves are also an opportuity for some of Dramat, and UCC’s, […]