SATUR­DAY 14.03.15

The Irish Times - Friday - The Ticket - - SEVEN DAYS - Sara Keat­ing

Chris­tian O’Reilly’s 2002 de­but gets a timely pro­duc­tion at Axis Bal­ly­mun. This love story about strangers made in­ti­mate by an un­planned preg­nancy has sur­pris­ing po­lit­i­cal un­der­tones. The play takes place in present-day Ire­land: do they have any other op­tion but to keep the prog­eny of their brief af­fair? There are melo­dra­matic mo­ments in O’Reilly’s plot, which would have worked more ef­fec­tively as a char­ac­ter study. Still, Tim and Jane are recog­nis­able con­tem­po­rary kin. It is up to Em­met Kir­wan and Nyree Yer­gain­har­sian to bring them to life. LAUNCH Di­men­sions

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