1966. An ordinary skipper sails into the sleepy town of Dingle with a very
immediately ensues and a ridiculous series of events are put into motion, involving
the head of the Irish government, a publican who happens to be an amateur
marine biologist, a magical dolphin, the actual Queen of England,
and a whole bunch of really confused nuns.
unbelievable true story, Catch of the Day is a riotous romp of
a play, all set in a West of Ireland pub. Built from the testimonies of those
who remember, this ‘side-splittingly funny’ (The Irish Post *****) and
‘utterly joyous’ (Within Her Words *****) mash-up of live music, comedy,
and theatre, is the ‘ideal show for a night out with friends and family’ (London
Theatre 1 *****).
an award-nominated run at Edinburgh Fringe (shortlisted for Best Musical),
critically acclaimed, sell-out shows in London and Oxford, and fresh from its
home-coming Irish tour, Catch of the Day visits Norwich for the first time.
your mates and your mammy, grab a pint with the lads from Dingle, and get ready
for one craic-ing night out.
can make a big splash.
This performance is supported
using public funding by Arts Council England.
It is presented on tour by House,
an initiative delivered by Farnham Maltings and funded by Arts Council England.
Age Suitability – 14+