Brothers of the Brush by Jimmy Murphy
Viking Theatre, Clontarf
25 years after the original production – a new production of the classic play tells the story of three house painters, making a meagre living, overseen by an arrogant and shifty boss who is running a small business. Underneath the humour and playfulness of the relationships, is a tough world with workers are losing faith in old ways,
Brothers of the Brush is both entertaining and thought provoking.
I am playing Henry Logan aka Heno
The Cast includes Stephen Cromwell, Luke Griffin and Gerard Byrne.
The original cast was made up of Des Nealon, Johnny Murphy, Liam Carney and Eanna MacLiam.
“Do not, repeat, do not miss.”– London Sunday Times
“Tremendous…. Shares with Skylight the title of Best New Play in London.”– London Guardian
“There is a new and remarkably realistic voice …” – Sunday Independent
“Best new play in London.” Billington, The Guardian
“Riveting.”– London Evening Star
“Brothers” is a smart, nicely turned play that stays a step ahead of its audience.”Variety