Ennis Players 'The Problem' heading for Liverpool, Nova Scotia

Monday, May 5, 2014 - 00:00

Ennis Player's All-Ireland qualifying production of 'The Problem', directed by Joe Varden, and starring Ailbhe McMahon and Aidan O'Gara, has been invited to participate in the 12th Biennial Liverpool International Theatre Festival, Nova Scotia, taking place May 14th to 18th, 2014, in the Astor Theatre, Liverpool, Nova Scotia. 


This festival has been held every two years since 1992 and showcases outstanding multi-cultural amateur theatre from across North America and around the world. The theatre groups complete on the Astor Theatre stage in an adjucated event which results in a top prize.  It is an honour for Ennis Players to be asked to participate in such a prestigious event. The cast / crew are currently in rehearsals and will be putting on two warm-up shows prior to their departure to Nova Scotia. 

First performance will be in Ennistymon, on Wednesday, May 7th, in the The GURU Tea House at 8.00 p.m.

Their second performance will be in the The Old Ground Hotel, Ennis, on Thursday, May 8th at 8.00 p.m. in collaboration with the Clooney/Quin ICA (50 Ways to Say 'Yes'), a night of comedy, while supporting local Film/Drama projects.