Padraig Potts’ Guide to Walking

February 29, 2016 |  by

Seamus O’Rourke is back. Big Guerilla productions are proud to present Padraig Potts’ Guide to Walking, O’Rourke’s latest masterpiece is now on a nationwide tour – so check out the new dates!

The play follows the life of Padraig Potts McKeirnan, who has a habit of just eating whatever is on his plate… metaphorically that is… from growing up near the tiny rural village of Drumnamee, County Leitrim in the 70’s and 80’s to falling in love with Silvia Lang, a perfect protestant girl… to marrying Mary Tague, the priests housekeeper, who he never really liked… to getting rid of Mary Tague and her mother, who he claims invented vinegar… and eventually to the realisation that the world isn’t as big as he first thought.

This is a story full of nostalgia, innocence, olympic standard sex and Holy Water salad dressing… funny and tender, performed by Seamus O’Rourke and beautifully directed by Charlie McGuinness.

Big Guerilla Productions presents
Padraig Potts’ Guide to Walking
Written and performed by Seamus O’Rourke
Directed by Charlie McGuinness

TOUR DATES  

18th March 2016
Drumhowan Community Centre, Monaghan 
Time: 8:30pm

19th March 2016
Ballintogher Community Centre, Sligo 
Time: 8:30pm

1st April 2016
Howth Golf Club, Dublin 
Time: 8:30pm | Tel: 01 8323055
www.howthgolfclub.ie

8th April 2016
Kells Golf Club, Meath 
Time: 8:00pm | Tel: 046 9240146
www.headfortgolfclub.ie

15th April 2016
St Anne’s Golf Club, Clontarf, Dublin 
Time: 8:00pm | Tel: 01 8336471
www.stanneslinksgolf.com

18th-30th April 2016 (no performance on Sunday)
The Viking Theatre, Clontarf 
Time: 8:00pm | Tel: 087 1129970
www.vikingtheatredublin.com

9th-19th May 2016 (no performance on Sunday) 
The Dolmen Theatre, Cornelscourt 
Time: 8:00pm | Tel: 087 1018202
www.dolmentheatre.ie

 

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