Staged readings of Billy Roche plays ‘Poor Beast in the Rain’ and ‘Belfry’


As part of Wexford Art Centre’s 50th anniversary celebrations in 2024, Four Rivers will simultaneously celebrate the career of Billy Roche with staged readings of two of The Wexford Trilogy plays – Poor Beast in the Rain and Belfry – directed by Katie McCann. The readings will feature many well known Wexford actors, celebrated for their work on stage and screen, including Barry Barnes and Garrett Lombard (pictured).

The readings take place Saturday 15th June, at 12pm and 3 pm. Tickets €20/18.

Poor Beast in the Rain
Eileen – Elishka Lane
Danger – Fintan Kelly
Joe – Jim Roche
Georgie – Jack Matthews
Stephen – Barry Barnes
Molly – Heather Hadrill

Artie – Garrett Lombard
Dominic – Jack Matthews
Pat – Naoise Dunbar
Donal – Stephen Murphy
Angela – Heather Hadrill