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Laois Playwright to stage “The Bus to Ballyraggett”
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Laois Playwright to stage “The Bus to Ballyraggett”

Actors needed for new play by Laois playwright Amanda Kelly

’The Bus to Ballyraggett’ is a comic tragedy set in a small town in the midlands of Ireland.

Bingo is the main form of escape for a lot of people from the town and for some, it leads to a game of broken hearts….

Actors needed to play the parts of:-
Mags Murphy – Mid 50’s – unhappily married. Bingo is her escape.
Josie Cullen – Mid 50’s – friend of Mags. Married. Dissatisfied. Bingo goer.
Matt Murphy – Late 50’s – married to Mags. Unemployed. Enjoys telly and the bookies.
*Eddie Carroll – Early 50’s – single. In love with Mags. Bingo goer.
Sticky Phelan – Mid 50’s – single. Bus driver. Lecherous.
Chrissie Brennan – Mid 50’s. Single. Has a ‘good job’ – enjoys Bingo and all social occasions.
Lizzie Lyons – Vulnerable adult – lives at home with her parents.
Bingo Caller – Male/Female
*Mick Cullen – Mid 50’s – married to Josie. Loves G.A.A.
*Actor playing Eddie also plays Mick Cullen and Actor playing Chrissie also plays Lizzie Lyons
To book audition slot or for alternative audition date and time, please call (087)7657585
This will be a profit share production which we hope to bring to stage in October/ November.