The tender and compelling story of a young girl’s relationship with an older man.
A young Catholic girl gives her confession from the edge of Camlough Lake. She speaks of her life in Newry and her job in the factory with the girls. She speaks of her first love. She speaks of a relationship with a man twice her age.
As the darkness of the lake calls out to her, she will do anything to find her peace.
The Scotsman – Hot Show | The Guardian – Pick of the Day | British Theatre Guide
“With Dan Sherer’s lyrical staging and Caroline Williamson’s understated, wounded performance…Limbo keeps you silent until the final, shiver-inducing word” The Guardian
“Grips from start to finish…a finely judged performance” The Scotsman
“An outstanding performance…one of Edinburgh’s most gripping hours” British Theatre Guide
CAST & CREATIVES
Written by Declan Feenan
Directed by Dan Sherer
Cast: Caroline Williamson
Design: Lorna Ritchie
Lighting Design: Michael Nabarro
Stage Manager: Steve Muckersie
Photography & Trailer: Misfit Films
DATES & TIMES
LIMBO ran at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2007 (Iron Belly, Underbelly), York Theatre Royal (October 2007), Arcola Theatre (December 2007), and the Mercury Theatre Colchester (April 2008).