The Cripple of Inishmaan – By Martin McDonagh – Class of 2009

The Performing Arts Studio
Is Proud to Present

The Cripple of Inishmaan

By Martin McDonagh

Hebrew: Dori Parnas
Directed by Roey Maliach-Reshef
Music: Roni Pashar
Set & Costumes: Niv Manor
Lighting: Danna Pleser
by the third year studentsPerformed

The Cripple of Inishmaan is a dark comedy by Martin cDonagh who links the story to the real life filming of the documentary Man of Aran.

Set on the small Aran Islands community of Inishmaan off the Western Coast of Ireland, circa 1934, the inhabitants are excited to learn of a Hollywood film crew’s arrival in neighbouring Inishmore to make a documentary about life on the islands. “Cripple” Billy Claven, eager to escape the gossip, poverty and boredom of Inishmaan, vies for a part in the film, and to everyone’s surprise, the orphan and outcast gets his chance.

Duration of the play is about two hours Including a break


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