Fergal - Lime Tree Theatre


Bualadh Bos Children’s Festival Opening Show


The world-premiere of a beautiful non-verbal show for children,

Created by Liam McCarthy with Darren Yorke and Duffy Mooney Sheppard

Being alone does not mean you are lonely…

Fergal shows up at the beach one day. He just wants to be left alone, but everyone keeps following him…

Age group: 4-8 years


Schools, please contact the Box Office team directly to book on 061 953400.

Pay It Forward: Click here if you would like to donate a ticket to a child in vulnerable circumstances.


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Fergal is a play for children about the importance of enjoying your own company. Supported by the Arts Council, Limerick City and County Council and Branar’s Meitheal initiative.

Show dates and times:

Family Shows:

Sat, 1st & Sun,  2nd Oct at 2pm

Thu, 6th Oct at 4pm (relaxed show)

Fri, 7th Oct at 6.30pm


School shows:

Preview: Fri 30 Sept at 12pm

Wed, 5th Oct at 12pm

Thu, 6th Oct at 10am

Fri, 7th Oct at 12pm




Performed by
Darren Yorke
Scenic and Costume Design
Ciara Cramer
Lighting Design and Production Management
Pius McGrath
Sound Design
Tom Lane
Stage Management
Emily Waters and Sara Gannon
Original Shadow Puppetry
Emily Waters
Child Consultation and Dramaturgy
Dorothy Morrissey
Ryan Goodfellow and Lianne Daly


  • Please note all ticket prices include a booking charge.
  • No exchanges or refunds.
  • Babes in Arms are welcome at performances suitable for their age. Once a child is 12 months and over, they are required to have their own ticket.
  • Wheelchair spaces can only be booked over the phone. Please call box office on (061) 953400 if you wish to book a wheelchair space.
  • No late comers admitted to the theatre once show commences.
  • On street parking.

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