Sara Keating: A romantic drama with an edge shines at Bewleys
Aisling O’Mara’s Next Please is an appealing tale of two women scoping out the possibilities of a budding relationship
By Aisling O’Mara, directed by Iseult Golden
Bewley’s Cafe Theatre, Dublin, until September 10
When theatres were closed down during Covid, Bewley’s Cafe Theatre led the charge for a return to live performance. Their Walkabout Theatre season, which was performed at the Phoenix Park, St Stephen’s Green and Merrion Square, offered audiences socially-distanced entertainment, and artists and actors much-needed work.
The importance of the Walkabout venture to the Irish theatre industry was acknowledged ...