Cyprus Avenue

Name: Joseph Papp Public Theater/ LuEsther Hall
Address: 425 Lafayette Street, New York, NY 10003
Production Information
First performance date: June 2, 2018
Opening date: June 25, 2018
Closing date: July 29, 2018
External Links: Official Website

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Production Description
Named “the most shocking and relevant play on the London stage” by The Guardian, Cyprus Avenue is the sold-out hit that has captivated audiences in Ireland and the UK. This summer, The Public is proud to present the Abbey Theatre and the Royal Court Theatre's co-production of David Ireland’s subversively funny and savage new play. Academy Award & Golden Globe nominee Stephen Rea, Chris Corrigan, and Amy Molloy from the original, critically-acclaimed cast are joined by Ronkẹ Adékoluẹjo and Andrea Irvine.

Eric Miller is a Belfast Unionist. He is exclusively and non-negotiably British. But nowadays he is worried he might be Irish. When Eric sees a likeness between his new-born granddaughter and the Irish republican leader, Gerry Adams, his sanity starts to unravel. Determined to defend his family and his heritage, Eric’s lifetime of ingrained prejudice and unsettled identity push him to the edge.

Vicky Featherstone, Artistic Director of London’s Royal Court Theatre, directs this searingly resonant dark comedy about one man trying to make sense of a radically changed world.
Opening Night Credits

Production Credits
Person/Company Credit
The Public Theater Presenter
Sarah Lynch Producer
Royal Court Theatre Co-Producer
The Abbey Theatre Co-Producer
David Ireland Playwright
Vicky Featherstone Director
Ping Ng Choon Assistant Director
Bret Yount Fight Director
Brett Anders Fight Captain
Lizzie Clachan Set Designer
Lizzie Clachan Costume Designer
Paul Keogan Lighting Designer
David McSeveney Sound Designer
Charlotte Espiner Associate Scenic Designer
Charlotte Espiner Associate Costume Designer
Eoin Byrne Associate Lighting Designer
Danny Erskine Company Manager
Brett Anders Production Stage Manager
Lizzie Donaghy Stage Manager
Osnat Koblenz Deputy Stage Manager
Cliff Barragry Production Manager
Carrie Bates Assistant Production Manager
Amy Ball Casting Director
Kelly Phelan Casting Director
Brendan Gunn Dialect Coach

Actor Role
Ronkẹ Adékoluẹjo Bridget
Chris Corrigan Slim
Andrea Irvine Bernie
Amy Molloy Julie
Stephen Rea Eric