Scéal Eile Books and Ennis Bookclub Festival Present:
Reading in the Dark
Tickets €10, available from Glór box office – price includes a glass of wine.
March 1st @ 10.30pm; Saturday March 2nd @ 10.30pm; Sunday March 3rd at 7pm.
Written by Pat Hynes, James Fleming and Alan McMonagle. Directed by Pat Hynes. Performed by Darren Killeen, Alan McMonagle and James Fleming.
James Fleming is an artist, writer, director & producer, is founding member of the theatre company “Colours Street Theatre” and is festival director of Galway’s Colours Fringe Festival. He is also a living statue on Galway’s Shop Street.
Darren Killeen trained at the Actors College of Theatre and Television and the National Institute of Dramatic Art in Sydney, Australia. His television and film credits include ‘Game of Thrones’, ‘Ros na Rún’, ‘Jack Taylor’ and ‘Guerrilla’. Since returning to Ireland in 2009, has also worked with Macnas and has appeared on stage in ‘Sparks’ (Scéal Eile Productions), ‘Wrecked’ and ‘Fairy Legends’ (Mephisto Theatre Company), ‘Chalks’ (Powderpuff Productions, Dublin), Shortcut to Hallelujah (Truman Town Theatre).
Alan McMonagle is a poet, playwright and short fiction writer. He has received awards for his work from the Professional Artists’ Retreat in Yaddo (New York), the Fundación Valparaiso (Spain), the Banff Centre for Creativity (Canada) and the Arts Council of Ireland. He has contributed stories to many journals in Ireland and North America. Liar Liar, his first collection of stories appeared in 2008 (Wordsonthestreet) and was longlisted for the 2009 Frank O’Connor International Short Story Award. The title story from his second collection, Psychotic Episodes, (Arlen House) was nominated for a 2011 Pushcart Prize.