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Opening Fire

John Morton
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Guns are drawn and fire has been opened for The Roaring Banshees. Our first two nights are down in The Watergate Theatre and we’ve been very proud to put the work of our hard working cast and crew up on the stage. It’s been a long, tough week but the rewards of it all are […]

‘Red’ Alice Bannion

John Morton
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“If they come at us guns blazing, we fire back. No let up.” And here’s the final character introduction of The Roaring Banshees. And right on opening night for good measure! Alice Bannion aka Red Alice. A militant socialist, Cumann na mBan poster girl and ambitious gang leader. Cares only for an outlaw’s life. Could […]

Kitty ‘The Knife’ McGillicutty

John Morton
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“Nice of these boys to show up so promptly for their own funerals” They’re nearly here. Meet the second in command of The Roaring Banshees. Kitty ‘The Knife’ McGillicutty is the consigliere, handler and marketer of the ‘Banshee’ brand. A smooth talking, blade sharp, out and out politician. What she doesn’t know isn’t worth knowing. […]

Bernadette McGurk

John Morton
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“Time to let these poor little babbas fly the nest” Here’s the next introduction to one of our trigger happy harpies. Bernadette McGurk is the foul-mouthed, babby-smuggling nurse, medic and sex ed teacher. Doesn’t mince words, instills healthy fear and a strong sense of family. The Minder. She is also the main crossover between The […]

Flossie ‘The Farmer’ Farrell

John Morton
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“Keep her lit!” Flossie ‘The Farmer’ Farrell aka The Wexford Widowmaker. Hard chaw, illiterate farmer who loves getting her hands dirty. Not a fan of cities. An expert at brewing poitin. Not to mention killing Tans. The Cook. Aoife Spratt previously appeared with Devious Theatre in our production of Vehicle (Scene + Heard 2018). She […]

The Talking Banshees

John Morton
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Roaring Banshees cast members Nessa Matthews (Alice Bannion) and Ali Fox (Kitty McGillicutty) chatted to 103.2 Dublin City FM DJs Emma Jane and Laura this morning about the show. Get yourself some insights into our upcoming gangster yarn. Listen in to their interview here: https://tinyurl.com/y2htyzk2 Tickets for Smock Alley Theatre on sale now! https://smockalley.com/the-roaring-banshees/ And we’re […]

Concepta Bloom

John Morton
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“Look at us, dotes to a woman” Here’s an introduction to the next of The Roaring Banshees. Concepta Bloom is a former captive of the nuns. A canny accountant who cooks the books better than anyone. Prone to bouts of religious ecstacy, hysteria and garroting. The Loose Cannon. Laura Brady is making her Devious Theatre […]

Siona ni gCopaleen aka The Morrigan

John Morton
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“Hands for killing” Here’s the first full introduction to one of The Roaring Banshees of our upcoming gangster yarn. Siona ni gCopaleen aka The Morrigan is a deadpan, chain smoking executioner, feared throughout the land as the harbinger of death. Trigger happy and takes every slight personally and with a smile. The Assassin. Siona is […]

Trigger Happy Harpies

John Morton
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Cover your ears, The Roaring Banshees are about to howl… Here’s the first full look at the cast of our upcoming gangster yarn from Peter McGann & John Morton. A gun slinging, barn burning, bootlegging, coddle cooking, tan slaying, bullet riddling, body burying, bloodcurdling squadron of trigger happy harpies have just landed in the Windy […]