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Theatre: Faith Healer at the Abbey Theatre (audio described, touch tour and captioned performance)

13 May 2020, 6:15 pm

Abbey Theatre


  • Audio Description
  • Open Captioning
  • ISL Interpreted
  • Loop System

Am I endowed with the unique and awesome gift? My God, yes, I’m afraid so.

Frank Hardy. Faith Healer.

Travelling through remote and isolated areas in Scotland and Wales, Frank Hardy offers his unique cure to the most desperate and hopeless of people. Does he actually possess a gift? Or are these rare and miracle healings only tricks of the mind?

Telling the story of Frank, his wife Grace and manager Teddy, we encounter differing perspectives of their absurd and momentous lives together. With each tale come new revelations in this spellbinding narrative.

40 years since directing the Irish Premiere of Faith Healer at the Abbey Theatre, Joe Dowling returns with a new production of Brian Friel’s masterpiece on the Abbey Stage.

Touch Tour of Stage and Set: Wednesday 13th May, 6:15pm

Audio-described and captioned performance: Wednesday 13th May, 7:30pm

Irish Sign Language interpreted performance: Thursday 7th May, 7:30pm

If you are availing of the Abbey’s accessible performances, you are entitled to a discounted ticket. The Box Office team can advise you on the discounts available.

Call (01) 87 87 222 or email boxoffice@abbeytheatre.ie


Categories: Audiences


Tags: Abbey Theatre, Aidan Gillen, audio described performance, Brian Friel, Captioning, Faith Healer, From Access To Inclusion, Niamh Cusack, touch tour. accessible theatre


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