After a sell-out run in Cork Arts Theatre, Ian McGuirk brings his production of Noel Coward’s Present Laughter to The Everyman, which features an all-Cork cast with direction by Mary Curtin.

Present Laughter is one of Noel Coward’s four great comedies of manners, along with Hay FeverPrivate Lives and Blithe Spirit. It presents a masterly, exaggerated picture not only of the playwright himself, but of his whole household, his court, his admirers, his lifestyle and his era.

The plot depicts a few days in the life of the successful and self-obsessed light comedy actor Garry Essendine as he prepares to travel for a touring commitment in Africa. Amid a series of events


Tue - Sun 24 - 29 Sep 2024


The Everyman
The Everyman, MacCurtain Street, Victorian Quarter, Cork, Ireland

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