Abbey Theatre, Ireland


By Marina Carr

I Neanderthal Prince of the Plains
I saw Eden
It wasn’t much
I saw
The tree
The gates
But still
I saw
The triple lock
The jack boot
The size of an oak
I retreated
God they Were

In her first production as Artistic Director of the Abbey Theatre, Caitríona McLaughlin reunites with Marina Carr for the world premiere of iGirl.

iGirl stars Olwen Fouéré (The Mai, By the Bog of Cats, Woman and Scarecrow).

The Abbey Theatre gratefully acknowledges the support of the Department of Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media, and the Arts Council / An Chomhairle Ealaíon.

For ages 16+.

The following captioned, Sign language interpreted and Audio-described performances are also available:

Captioned performance: Saturday 30th October, 2:30pm
Sign language interpreted performance:
Thursday 21 October, 7:30pm
Audio-described performance:
Saturday 23 October, 2:30pm

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Directed by Caitríona McLaughlin

Performed by Olwen Fouéré

Set Design Joanna Parker

Lighting Design Sinéad Wallace

Sound Design and Composer Carl Kennedy

Costume Design Catherine Fay

Movement Director Sue Mythen

Voice Director Andrea Ainsworth


Abbey Theatre, Abbey stage


9-12 Oct, 7.30pm


13-30 Oct, 7.30pm
16, 23, 30 Oct, 2pm




90 mins., approx.