Juno and the Paycock

Juno and the PaycockT0479766441
Set against the background of the Irish Civil War in 1922 this is the story of the disintegration of a Dublin tenement family. A woman struggles to support her family as her husband struts around town. Then he is left some money and it triggers a spending spree that threatens to bring down the whole family.
Author Sean O'Casey


Archive :: production:T0479766441, play:S3814, venue:V374

Production details

Running time: 2hrs 40mins Sponsored by Travelex £12 Tickets

Special Performances


  • 7 Dec 11 Open Captioned (STAGETEXT)
  • 16 Dec 11 Audio Described
  • 17 Dec 11 Audio Described

User Reviews

sam (17Nov11): everything was somewhat lost on the huge, beautiful and quite inappropriate set ... oh and the door stuck, at least that raised a laugh even if the timing was deeply inappropriate to the thrust of the play

Company

Producer National Theatre
Producer Abbey Theatre
Director Howard Davies
Design Bob Crowley
Sound Ben Delaney
Music Anne Rice
Lighting James Farncombe
Costume Bob Crowley
Performer Sinead Cusack (Juno)
Performer Ciaran Hinds (Captain Jack Boyle)
Performer Janet Moran (Maisie Madigan)
Performer Risteard Cooper (Joxer Daly)
Performer Ronan Raftery (Johnny Boyle)
Performer Clare Dunne (Mary Boyle)
Performer Gillian McCarthy (First Neighbour)
Performer Kevin Murphy (An Irregular Mobilizer)
Performer Kieran Gough (Second Irregular)
Performer Nick Lee (Charlie Bentham)
Performer Sophie Robinson (Second Neighbour)
Performer Tom Vaughan Lawlor (Jerry Devine)
Performer Cornelius Clarke
Performer Luke Hayden
Performer Dermot Kerrigan
Performer Bernadette McKenna
Performer Brian Martin
Performer Eoin Slattery
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