The sophisticated theatrical language ensures that nothing is lost in translation. Outstanding
Easter Monday, 1916.
Thaddeus Maloney returns home to realise his dream of opening a new hotel on Sackville St (now O’Connell Street) on Easter Monday. While the events of Easer week affect his plans, the spark that ignited his dream never truly goes out. This bi-lingual show explores the extraordinary impact the Rising had on the lives of ordinary people.
Maloney’s Dream is a captivating and action packed story, told by a fantastically talented ensemble cast, with live music, physical theatre and puppetry. Prepare to be enchanted and entertained; it will be a treat for young and old alike.
To commemorate the 1916 rising, Branar presented a national tour of their theatre show Maloney’s Dream for audiences aged 8 years & upwards. The show received its world premiere in Galway and toured to 11 venues nationwide, including four venues in Dublin.
Maloney’s Dream is set against the background of Easter Week 1916.
Designed for children aged 8+
Duration: Approx. 1 hour 15 mins.