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How to Catch a Star

How to Catch a Star
2
May
2017

 

ABOUT

Once there was a boy who was always looking up. He dreamt of having a star as a friend.  This is the story of his adventure.

Based on the beloved book by award-winning Irish author Oliver Jeffers, Branar Téatar do Pháistí are proud to present the world premiere of How To Catch a Star, at the Galway International Arts Festival, July 18th – 29th 2017.

This adaptation combines puppetry by Grace Kiely and Neasa Ní Chuanaigh with stunning puppets designed by Suse Reibisch. With a magical original score by Colm Mac Con Iomaire, beautiful set design by Maeve Clancy, the amazing costumes and fabric pieces by Elaine Mears and the atmospheric lighting design of Ciaran Kelly and directed by Marc Mac Lochlainn, Branar’s signature storytelling creates a show which reminds us all to follow our dreams.

Non-verbal show. Ages 4 upwards.

 

 

CAST AND CREATIVES

CAST
Grace Kiely- Puppeteer

Neasa Ní Chuanaigh- Puppeteer

Creative and Production Team

Marc Mac Lochlainn- Director

Colm Mac Con Iomaire- Music and Sound Design

Maeve Clancy-  Set Design and make.

Ciaran Kelly- Lighting Design and set build

Suse Reibisch- Puppet Design and make

Elaine Mears- Costume Design and Make

Sorcha Ni Chroinín- Stage Management

Kate Murphy- Project Management

PRODUCTION DETAILS

Age: 4 upwards
Duration: 45 mins approx.

DATES AND TIMES

South Bank Centre London       23 Aug 2018 – 27 Aug 2018

National Tour in Ireland  October to December 2018

 

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