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There Came A Gypsy Riding

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About the Show Less...

An unexpected visit from the past shakes up the McKenna's gathering to mark their late son's 21st birthday. Read More >

To mark their late son’s 21st birthday, the McKenna family gathers at their holiday home in the west of Ireland. Eccentric cousin Bridget doesn’t want to miss out on birthday cake, but has a family secret she is itching to expose. Even unstoppable mother Margaret and calm father Leo can’t hold things together when faced with a visit from the past.

This is the world premiere of Frank McGuinness’s new play.


Important Dates & Timing

Previews From: 11/01/2007

Opening Night: 18/01/2007

Closing Night: 03/03/2007

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Cast & Creative


Director - Michael Attenborough

Producer - Almeida theatre

Lighting Designer - Paul Pyant

Set Designer - Rob Jones

Author - Frank McGuinness

About Almeida Theatre

Almeida Street, London N1 1TA

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