Plays

“Three Sisters” at the Lyric

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As part of the Vivid Faces season at the Lyric Theatre, Lucy Caldwell was  commissioned to create a modern resetting of Chekhov’s Three Sisters. This new version, which will have its world premiere at the ...
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Hier Soir, Demain Soir

scene from "Hier Soir, Demain Soir" © J Louis Fernandez
Hier Soir, Demain Soir (Last Night, Tomorrow Night), a commission by the Comédie de Valence, was presented at the Festival Ambivalence(s) in May-June 2012 as part of group of pieces by five playwrights called Une ...
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Notes to Future Self

Scene from Notes To Future Self
“Judy’s my mom. It’s an understatement to say she’s a bit of a hippy. I mean who else but a New Ager calls their baby ‘Philosophy Rainbow’? I try to go by ‘Sophie’.” Sophie and ...
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The Luthier (2009)

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Lucy Caldwell’s tale of a young apprentice luthier on the West Bank in Palestine premiered as part of Spinning the Times, a series of pieces by five Irish playwrights produced by Origin Theatre Company as ...
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Guardians (2009)

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And they all told us we were crazy, everyone told us we were crazy. But we knew we were right. And now, I think: what if we were wrong? What if they were right, after ...
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Carnival (2008)

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Some lies are more believable than truth Two sisters, taken in by a Romany carnival troupe during the wars of the 1990s find themselves at the end of the road in Belfast 2008. They face ...
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Leaves (2007)

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“We are where we come from? That’s not true. Because if that’s true there’s no hope for any of us.” Lori is coming home from her first term at university. Its only been a few ...
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