We are very excited to be producing Jimmy McAleavey’s latest play UNHOME at the MAC in November. This gripping and often disturbing exploration of family, love and our most intimate fears, will open Upstairs at the MAC on Tuesday 11th November and run until Saturday 22nd November.
by David Ireland
Starring Victoria Armstrong, Richard Clements, Ivan Little & Ryan McParland
Directed by Michael Duke
Set & Costume designs by Alyson Cummins
Lighting design by Simon Bird
Upstairs at The MAC 5th to 16th November 2013
Jonathan is struggling to establish himself as the minister in a working class east Belfast parish. One night a young man stumbles into his office, covered in blood, and claiming that he is possessed by the devil.
When he delves deeper into the young man’s story, Jonathan finds himself coming under increasing suspicion from the local community. As things spiral out of control, he must make a life or death decision about who he can trust.
David Ireland won both the Meyer Whitworth Award and the Stewart Parker Radio Drama Award for his last Tinderbox play, Everything Between Us.
Contains strong language throughout and scenes which some people may find distressing. Recommended for 16+.
Tickets from £12 available from The MAC Box Office on 028 9025 3053 or http://themaclive.com/whats-on/summertime/
The Tinderbox team is delighted to be starting work on Abbie Spallen’s new play Lally the Nyuck on 24th March. We will be welcoming Nika McGuigan, Carol Moore, Miche Doherty, Paul Mallon, Michael Condron, Mary Moulds, Tara Lynne O’Neill, Richard Clements, Alan McKee, Ivan Little, Ian Beattie and Gerard McCabe to a week-long development and rehearsed reading of Abbie’s epic and hugely original play.
Abbie Spallen has recently been honoured with an Arts Council of Northern Ireland Major Individual Artist Award
Tinderbox’s J.P. Conaghan brings his production of All There Is by Jonathan Bailie to the Crescent Arts Centre this week. J.P. joined Tinderbox in January as their BBC Performing Arts Fellow 2014, and will be working on a range of new writing projects, emerging artist initiatives and full scale productions throughout the year. J.P.’s own […]