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Set on a remote island off the west coast of Ireland in 1934, young Cripple Billy (Ryan Manning), living with his "aunties" Kate (Jean Aviles) and Eileen (Jane MacFarlane), learns that a Hollywood director is making a movie on a nearby island. Kate and Eileen took in the disabled Billy after his parents drowned. Two other young people on the island, Helen (Charlene Smith), whom Billy harbors a crush, and her brother Bartley (Joshua Pantner) also want to be in the film. Billy convinces Babbybobby (John Stange) to give him a ride in his boat to the neighboring island. Billy’s departure and the film provide ripe material for the resident island gossip JohnnyPateenMike (David Dubov). A doctor (Brian Turley) and the aged Mammy (Jane Squier Bruns) add to the indelible island characters. How the story unfolds from here will be to the delight of audiences.

Show Details

Dates: Opening Night: February 22, 2008 Final Performance: March 16, 2008

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