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Quiety Receives A Standing Ovation On Opening Night At The Lyric

Quietly, received  a standing ovation on its opening night at the Lyric Theatre in Belfast and deservedly so. Owen McCafferty is a very well respected playwright having premiered at the Abbey Theatre in Dublin in 2012 followed by a successful Edinburgh Festival Fringe. It was a refreshing look at the theme…

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Owen McCafferty’s Award-Winning New Play, Quietly, Opens In Belfast During Historic Week

In an historic week marking the first state visit by an Irish head of state to Britain, Owen McCafferty’s play Quietly which opens tonight (Tuesday 8 April) at the Lyric is more topical than ever as it tackles the issue of reconciliation in Northern Ireland. It was at the Lyric Theatre two…

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