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Harry Butler and Rachel Feeney in Changing the Sheets at Bewley’s Cafe Theatre

Changing the Sheets; By Harry Butler; directed by Anthony Biggs; Bewley’s Cafe Theatre, Dublin; Runs until April 9

Two millennials meet on a dating app. One is looking for bodily release, the other might just want a bit more. This is the premise of Harry Butler’s humorous one-act play, which explores the contradiction of casual sex: is it possible to physically connect without any emotional attachment?

Robert (played by Butler himself) has just arrived back ...