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VenueThe Abbey Theatre
Other spaces: Peacock Theatre
From12th July 2000
To2nd September 2000
What is currently on at The Abbey Theatre (V01247620447)

A Life

It's reckoning time for Desmond Drumm, a scathingly witty and high-principled civil servant, living in small-town Ireland. With six months to live, Drumm looks back on the triumphs and his tragedies of his life as he desperately tries to put his emotional accounts in order. The past and the present meet as Drumm, his simple and loving wife, and the one true love of his life, who rejected him for a lovable ne'er do well trace the evolution of his life. Isolated from the world by his "high principles," Drumm comes to realise that perhaps he has never given his life or the people in it, a chance...
Author Hugh Leonard

Archive :: production:T701871049, play:S2258, venue:V01247620447

Production details


Company National Theatre Ireland
Director Ben Barnes
Design Christopher Oram
Lighting Nick Chelton
Performer Barbara Brennan
Performer Stephen Brennan
Performer Fiona Glascott
Performer John Kavanagh
Performer Fidelma Keogh
Performer Bernadette McKenna
Performer Patrick Moy
Performer Tom Murphy

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