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july, 2019

25jul(jul 25)7:30 pm28(jul 28)7:30 pmOhio Impromptu by Samuel Beckett7:30 pm - 7:30 pm (28)


Event Details

A festival favourite with audiences, Ohio Impomptu returns as one of  Samuel Beckett ’s most spiritual short plays taking place on the 9th century monastic Devenish Island.

Audience travel by boat to the island where Samuell Beckett would have regularly rowed as a student.Directed by Fermanagh born and Festival Associate Adrian Dunbar, more popularly known as Superintendent Hastings in The Line of Duty, we present to you stunning sunset performances of Ohio Impromptu on Devenish Island, a monastic site founded in the 6th century, a short boat ride away from Enniskillen on Lough Erne. It was first performed in 1981 at the Stadium II Theatre in Columbus, Ohio, in a production directed by Alan Schneider starring David Warrilow and later filmed for television by Charles Sturridge in a production starring Jeremy Irons.  Actors: Lalor Roddy and Vincent Higgins Ticket Price: £15 (Full) £12 (Concession) To book tickets go to website. DATES & TIMES: Thurs 25th July – 7.30pm Fri 26th July – 7.30pm Sat 27th July – 5.30pm Sun 28th July – 7.00pm Event Duration: 100 minutes Pick-Up Point:  Meeting point at Round’ O Jetty, Enniskillen for boat trip on “The Kestrel


25 (Thursday) 7:30 pm - 28 (Sunday) 7:30 pm