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Órla Mc Govern, #24HrDub writer, has a well toned “seat of the pants” muscle. Perfect!

Órla Mc Govern is a proud ex-DYT-er and one of the #24HrDub 2018 writers. Always great to welcome our alumni back for this crazy show! Now based in the Wild West, she is a performer and writer. Her plays have been performed on a moving barge, in a forest, and in a brewery (as well […]

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“A bit of a giddy goat” Derek O’Connor, writer

Next up in our series of profiles is writer, Derek O’Connor. An ex-DYTer himself, staying up all night will be a doddle for him, what with the baby in his gaff acting the midnight maggot. As a sidenote, Derek is actually Irish Internet Royalty so excuse me while us geeks have a fangrrl/boy moment. Okay. Now […]

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We are proud and delighted to announce the stellar line up for the fifth Irish production of The 24 Hour Plays: Dublin, supported by BNP Paribas Real Estate. Over the past four years, we have presented audiences with the best writers, directors and actors that Ireland has to offer, and this year is no exception. […]

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Q&A with Glen Barry, actor, #24hrdub 2015

Glen Barry answers the questions today. Glen is an ex-member of Dublin Youth Theatre so really gets why The 24 HOUR PLAYS are so worthwhile. All I can say is that when I heard the words “as a Vampiric Monk” I did really think it’s a wonder any of these actor types are as sane […]

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Q&A with Dylan Coburn Gray, Writer, #24hrDub 2015

Next up in our series is Dylan Coburn Gray, a fairly recent alumnus of Dublin Youth Theatre and flush with the success of his production Boys and Girls at the First Irish Festival in New York.  This show was a big hit in Fringefest here in Dublin in 2013.  Have you taken part in THE 24 HOUR […]