Photo By Ros Kavanagh
Written by Charlie O'Neill. Directed by Raymond Keane
Cast: Eamonn Hunt, Dystin Johnson, Daniel Kobbina, Eoin Lynch, Anthony Ofoegbu, Diane O'Keeffe, Paul Tylak, Alan Wai
Set Designer: Robert Ballagh
Lighting Designer: John Comiskey
Costume Designer: Marie Tierney
Movement Director: David Bolger
Sound and Music: Brian Fleming and Gwenn Frin of De jimb
July 2003: Premiered at the Black Box Theatre, Galway Arts Festival
October 2003: Tivoli Theatre, Dublin Theatre Festival
A hurling fantasia through multi-cultural Ireland. A group of asylum seekers and refugees form a hurling team. HURL charts the human, heroic and hilarious journey as this team overcomes impossible barriers while contesting the Hurling Club Championships.
"A winning performance"
The Irish Times
"The physical inventiveness in which Barabbas specialises has found an
"Fast, furious and charged with energy, this is a hurling game like you never
The Sunday Tribune