About the Show/Event
Find the best Chasing Bono play tickets at Soho Theatre, Inner London. 1970s Dublin. Friends Neil McCormick and Paul Hewson share the same ambition: to form bands and become global superstars. Paul changed his name to 'Bono' and his band became U2. Neil's band never got off the ground. 1987. Dublin gangster Danny Machin wants a fair and balanced account written of his life whilst now-writer Neil is thinking of ending his. Danny sees an opportunity and kidnaps him. Neil becomes Danny's biographer. Danny becomes Neil's shrink, probing the reasons for Neil's succession of disastrous decisions.
Approximate runtime 90minutes (including any interval).
Performers Ciaran Dowd, Niamh Bracken, Denis Conway, Farzana Dua Elahe, Donal Finn, Niall McNamee, Shane O'Regan.
Author Dick Clement. Author Ian La Fenais. Book by Neil McCormick (I was Bono's Doppelganger). Producer Sally Humphreys Productions. Producer Covent Garden Productions. Director Gordon Anderson. Design Max Dorey. Lighting Christopher Naime. Director Orla O'Connor (casting director).
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