The Man in the Woman’s Shoes

A One Man Theatre Show Written and Directed by Mikel Murfi. Commissioned by the Hawk’s Well Theatre, Sligo and Sligo Arts Office as part of Bealtaine 2012.

Just outside of town, cobbler Pat Farnon lives on his own, contentedly aging in the cottage in which he was reared. Join him as he walks the five miles into his “metropolis,” populated with no-necked water diviners, sporting savants, loudmouths, and preachers.

“Astonishing…this is a high-top performance.” NEW YORK TIMES CRITIC’S PICK

“A miniature masterpiece” The Times, London

“Extraordinary physical performance… sharp observational comedy” The Sunday Times

Winner: Stewart Parker/ BBC Northern Ireland Radio Drama Award 2013 Winner: Writers Guild of Ireland (Zebby) Award 2014: Best Theatre Script Irish Times Theatre Awards: Best New Play 2013: Shortlisted

Saturday 13th July @ Patrick Kavanagh Centre 

Tickets €20

Part of Inniskeen Road July Evening 2024

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The Man in the Woman’s Shoes