Letting Go- In Maureen O’Hara Studio   Fri 8th Apr 2022

Show time: 8pm
Admission: €15/ €13

This show will take place in our Maureen O’Hara Studio.

Letting Go follows the story of the relationship between Marie Fleming and Tom Curran.  Marie Fleming fought for her Right to Die in the Supreme Court while battling MS. Her story moved many all over Ireland in their thoughts towards assisted suicide. Marie later passed
from her illness but her partner Tom continued her legacy. Her memoir was later published called ‘An Act of Love’ which became a No. 1 Bestseller.

The play depicts the events and years leading up the case, their relationship and Marie’s decision to fight. She believed her illness would not kill her nor should her partner be convicted of helping her fulfil her wish.  The play was written in 2019 by KathyAnn Murphy and later performed in Smock Alley Theatre’s Boys School.

Written and directed by Kathy Ann Murphy alongside Tom Curran, the cast includes Pat Nolan of Fair City, Tina Brown and Mary Pat Moloney.

Running time of 90 minutes in length with no interval.

Suitable for age 15+