Casting has been announced for the forthcoming production of Cyprus Avenue at the Royal Court Theatre.

Chris Corrigan, Julia Dearden, Amy Molloy, Wunmi Mosaku and Stephen Rea have been cast in David Ireland’s new play Cyprus Avenue – the story of one man struggling with the past and terrified of the future.

Commissioned by Abbey Theatre, the production will premiere at the Abbey Theatre Dublin prior to its run at the Royal Court from 5 April 2016 until 7 May 2016.

Cyprus Avenue will be directed by Vicki Featherstone with Design by Lizzie Clachan, Lighting by Paul Keogan and Sound by David McSeveney.

STORY

“Without prejudice we’re nothing! If we don’t discriminate, we don’t survive!”
Eric Miller is a Belfast Loyalist. He believes his five-week old granddaughter is Gerry Adams.
His family keep telling him to stop living in the past and fighting old battles that nobody cares about anymore but his cultural heritage is under siege. He must act.
The story of one man struggling with the past and terrified of the future.