18 – 23 June | 8pm | 3pm Sat Matinee | Main Space
‘Jaw achingly funny’ – The Arts Review.
‘Sussed out piss-take’ – The Irish Times.
“Mary? Have ye seen me keys?’ – Dave from Drimnagh.
From the creators of the acclaimed How To Build Your First Robot comes Walkinstown. A surreal soiree that traverses the streets of Dublin’s past, present and future. Two humans on a comedically cosmic trajectory, led by love, lust and all that’s elementary.
A staged anomaly, a melodramatic oddity. This is not a play. This, is a theatrical odyssey.
Monkey Backstage is a theatre company formulated in 2013. Keith-James Walker is the artistic director. The company’s first production was The Bear’s Tuxedo in Theatre Upstairs starring Kieran Roche and written by Keith-James Walker. Its next production was How To Build Your First Robot which premiered in the Dublin Fringe Festival and was nominated for the Bewleys Little Gem Award and was directed by Sarah Finlay. It starred Ger Adlum and Keith-James Walker and was written by Keith-James Walker and Ian Toner. Walkinstown will be the company’s third production to date.
Patrons please note this show contains strong language / sexual reference and is suitable for ages 16+
Duration: 65 minutes