THE MORNING AFTER THE LIFE BEFORE
Presented by Gúna Nua Theatre
A groggy Sunday morning, 24 May 2015 and 62% of Ireland is #hungoverforequality. Ann gets a text from her brother: How’s the morning after the life before?’
The multi-award winning and internationally acclaimed The Morning After the Life Before, is a personal tale of weddings, ‘coming out’, and arguments over who takes out the bins.
A light-hearted playful telling of a true story… Be prepared for music, cake and equality!
“Superbly illuminating drama about love in our times” – Irish Independent.
“It is whimsical, funny and touching. And it brings tears to the eyes.” – Sunday Independent.
Writer and Performer: Ann Blake
Performer: Lucia Smyth
Director: Paul Meade
Age Suitability: 12’s accompanied by an Adult
Audience Warning: Strong Language
Running Time: 60 mins
Ann Blake talks about why she made THE MORNING AFTER THE LIFE BEFORE:
About Gúna Nua Theatre:
Founded in 1998, Gúna Nua Theatre is an independent theatre production company led by Artistic Director Paul Meade and Executive Producer Gill McCaw. The company has a strong commitment to devising and producing new Irish writing and presenting radical interpretations of classic plays. Gúna Nua achieved recent critical and audience acclaim for its large-scale site-specific production Bread Not Profits by Mike Finn, based on the story of the Limerick Soviet which took place in April 1919 in Cleeve’s factory, Limerick. A company with numerous award-winning plays in its production history, such as Skin Deep, Pondling and Little Gem, Gúna Nua has been creating and platforming exciting, innovative work in Ireland and internationally for over 20 years.