20 May, 2021 //

Transatlantic Tales 2021

AboutFACE, Theatre Company in Residence at The Civic, are excited to present an all-new edition of its award-winning online show, TRANSATLANTIC TALES.

Eavesdrop on eight Zoom calls between Ireland and America, with eight new short plays ranging from comedy to drama, the fantastic to the mundane, written by eight outstanding Irish women playwrights, and featuring a brilliant cast of actors in Ireland and in the US, performed live.  Following the success of Transatlantic Tales 2020 which premiered online live with The Civic and which won The Spirit of the Festival Award at the 1st Irish Festival in New York, AboutFACE are delighted to share this all-new set of transatlantic stories for 2021.

For more information, including a full cast and writer listing, go to the AboutFACE website here

Age suitability: 12+
Running time: 1 hour

Supporter ticket €50
Household ticket €25
Single ticket €15



Mick Mellamphy & Anna Nugent in a play by Catherine Higgins-Moore
Esosa Ighodaro & Tatiana Ronderos  in a play by Jessie Doyle
Ciaran Byrne & Eoin O’Sullivan in a play by Alice Keane
Emmanuel Okoye & Brenny Rabine  in a play by Roisin Kearney
Walker Hare & Helen Roche  in a play by Saoirse Siné
Charlie Kranz  & Elena Zazanis in a play by Gemma Creagh
Gina Costigan & Noni Stapleton in a play by Áine Ryan
Amanda Brooke-Lerner & Ciaran McGlynn in a play by Alanna D. Merriman


Directed by Paul Nugent
Costume Design by Tara McKeever
Dramaturgy by Krystal Sweedman
Production Coordinator Yvonne Ussher
Graphic Design by Charlie Kranz