Blue Raincoat present

14th - 17th June 2017

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Men wanted for hazardous journey. Low wages, bitter cold . . . safe return doubtful.

In the Scottish and UK premiere, Ireland’s longest running theatre ensemble, Blue Raincoat Theatre Company, return to The Tron to perform Shackleton the story of, and about, Endurance on the Antarctic’s icy Weddell Sea.

Cast: John Carty, Barry Cullen, Sandra O Malley and Brian F Devaney

Directed by Niall Henry
Designed by Jamie Vartan
Lighting by Barry McKinney
Sound by Joe Hunt

Image: Steve Rogers


‘A deeply moving work.’ Padraic Killeen, Irish Examiner

‘Exploration, for this adventurous ensemble, is second nature.’ Chris McCormack, Exeunt

‘A striking feat of composition.’ Peter Crawley, Irish Times

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