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September 23 - October 12, 2013
Time: 1pm
Love in a Time of OCD!

Starring Ciaran Bermingham (Game of Thrones) and Cora Fenton (Mary Motorhead) in a new play by John Sheehy
BEWLEY’S CAFÉ THEATRE in association with CallBack theatre is proud to welcome back...

“Whirling Comedy” – The Irish Times ****

Written and directed by John Sheehy
Performed by Cora Fenton and Ciaran Bermingham

A joyous celebration of individuality.

It’s not easy to get by in this crazy old world. But Fred and Alice have discovered that all you really need are 2 tennis rackets, a freezer full of ready meals and an immature coping strategy.

Fred and Alice first met in the home. It wasn’t really a home but Fred always called it a home because that was where he lived, and if you are not living at home then where are you? It was love at first sight for Alice. Fred didn’t talk to her again for years but then eventually Fred got used to her and it was love at first sight for him too.

From their days in care, to independent living, Fred and Alice negotiate the perils and pitfalls of life and love.

A blistering head wreck played at a hilarious pace!

**** - The Irish Times **** - Irish Examiner **** - ***** - tripadvisor

“Imaginative and escapist theatricality” - The Irish Times

“Ciaran Bermingham gives a superb and moving performance” - The Irish Times

“a charming encounter led by an encouraging, unconventional melody” - The Irish Times

“Exceptional performance from Cora Fenton” - The Irish Mail on Sunday

“a charming and uplifting dash of theatre” -

“Fred and Alice make wonderful company for each other and for us” - Irish Theatre Magazine

“Lively, imaginative and life affirming” - Irish Theatre Magazine

“Fred and Alice is not to be missed! Ciaran and Cora put on riveting performances as two people with OCDs….written superbly…… I will remember some of the scenes for a long time. It was a packed house and everyone applauded long and hard” – tripadvisor

PLEASE NOTE: We do not post out tickets, but will have a record of your booking at the door. Lunchtime shows start at 1.10pm (doors open from 12.50pm). Please arrive no later than 1pm. Thank you.

Credit Card booking prices are show only. Lunch (soup and hearty brown bread) is available for €4.

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