BeautyQueenOfLeenaneThe Beauty Queen of Leenane

by Martin McDonagh

26 March to 4 April 2020

A darkly humorous play from the award-winning playwright, screenwriter and director, Martin McDonagh (In Bruges and Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri). Set in the mountains of Connemara, County Galway, McDonagh’s debut play tells the tale of Maureen Folan, a plain and lonely spinster in her early forties, and Mag her devilishly manipulative ageing mother whose interference in Maureen's first - and potentially last - loving relationship sets in motion a train of events that is as funny as it is unsettling. Maureen might long for the romance that will spirit her away, but if she goes, who will stir the lumps out of Mag's Complan?

Please note: contains strong language and violence.

Box Office opens 2 December (members); 16 December (non-members)

 

Cast

Maureen Folan Croia Reilly
Mag Folan Susie Timms
Pato Dooley Daniel Jewell
Ray Dooley Laurence Read
Director Russell Gregory