The Lonesome West

By Martin McDonagh

After their father’s death Valene and Coleman get some advice from a priest and with some work they could come with a new understanding. That is of course if their bickering and childish arguments can come to a halt especially as they do share a house.

‘a theatrical joy’- The Irish Times
‘The performances are masterpieces’- The Sunday Independent
‘Exceptional’- Evening Herald



  • Fr. Welsh Tom Murphy
  • Coleman Maelíosa Stafford
  • Valene Brian F.O’Byrne
  • Girleen Dawn Bradfield

Creative Team

  • Director Garry Hynes
  • Design Francis O’Connor
  • Sound Design Paul Arditti
  • Music Paddy Cunneen
  • Lighting Design Ben Ormerod

Production Team

  • Production Managers Tony Killeen (Galway)
  • Dave Stuttard (Dublin)
  • Company Stage Manager Sophie Gabszewicz
  • Assistant Stage Manager (Galway) Catherine Maloney
  • Hannah Solley
  • Assistant Stage Manager (Dublin) Catherine Maloney
  • Aoife Hester
  • Technical Manager Barry O’Brien
  • Design Assistant Jessica Evershed
  • Wardrobe Sarah Lynch (Galway)
  • Margaret Brady (Dublin)
  • Costume Supervisor Orfhlaith Stafford
  • Production Carpenter Arthur Bell
  • Special Effects Michael Regan
  • Armour John McKenna
  • Props Construction Bob Clarke
  • Sound Technician Kevin Halpin (Galway)
  • Benny Lynch (Dublin)
  • Original Set Construction Theatre Production Services (TPS)
  • Scenic Artists Liz Barker
  • Sabine Duport
  • Dearbhla Glynn
  • Original Casting Maureen Hughes
  • Publicity Geraldine Kearney (Dublin)
  • Marketing Hugo Jellet (Dublin)
  • Programme Design Bite! Associates
  • Zeus Design (Dublin)
  • Publicity Photography Derek Speirs (Dublin)
  • Production Photography Ivan Kyncl
  • Artistic Director Garry Hynes
  • Managing Director Ciarán Walsh
  • Administrator Ciara Ní Shuilleabháin
  • Writing Manager Charlie McBride