Shows

ARACHNOPHILIA – The New Theatre 2019

  • Venue: The New Theatre
  • Dates: April 16th – 20th 2019
  • Time: 7:30pm (+ 1pm Matinee on Saturday, April 20th)
  • Tickets: €17 (€14 conc.)
  • Duration: 50 mins

– Written by Aidan Fitzmaurice
– Directed by Sarah Bradley
– A Fancy Vegas and Octopus Soup production

A story about love. And spiders. And to a lesser extent; a grasshopper. In an attempt to secure their long-term future and prepare for a baby, Conor buys Alice a Chilean rose tarantula. Understandably upset, Alice leaves, and Conor’s obsession with Bellhop the spider begins. With only his own shed exo-skeleton for company, can Bellhop find some meaning in a life lived in captivity? This new comedy by Aidan Fitzmaurice is suitable for both arachnophobes and arachnophiles.

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ARACHNOPHILIA – Dublin Fringe Festival 2018

  • Venue: The New Theatre
  • Dates: September – 13, 14, 15, 19, 20, 21, 22 – 2018
  • Duration: 50 mins

– Written by Aidan Fitzmaurice
– Directed by Sarah Bradley
– A Fancy Vegas and Octopus Soup production

A story about love. And spiders. And to a lesser extent; a grasshopper. In an attempt to secure their long-term future and prepare for a baby, Conor buys Alice a Chilean rose tarantula. Understandably upset, Alice leaves, and Conor’s obsession with Bellhop the spider begins. With only his own shed exo-skeleton for company, can Bellhop find some meaning in a life lived in captivity? This new comedy by Aidan Fitzmaurice is suitable for both arachnophobes and arachnophiles – Find out more

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FUNDRAISING: THE MUSICAL – Scene + Heard 2018

  • Venue: Smock Alley Theatre, Main Space
  • Dates: February 27th & 28th

A musical about fundraising which will also be a fundraiser for itself. Please note: if we do not raise enough money during the performance then the performance will retrospectively not go ahead.

– Written + Performed by: Ian Dunphy, Ian Graham, Aidan Fitzmaurice
– Music: Ian Dunphy, Aidan Fitzmaurice, Ian Graham, Robert Molumby
– Produced by: John Geraghty

 

ARACHNOPHILIA – Scene + Heard 2017

  • Venue: Smock Alley Theatre, Boys School

A story about love. And spiders.

– Starring: Ian Dunphy, Cal Kenealy, Anne O’Brien
– Written and directed by Aidan Fitzmaurice

 

FRAME 37 – Scene + Heard 2016

  • Venue: Smock Alley Theatre, Boys School

Two men play pool. As the tensions rise and the trash talk intensifies, they’re forced to confront their history as friends, and their position as scripted characters in a play.

– Starring: Ian Dunphy and Conor Donelan
– Written and directed by Aidan Fitzmaurice