Brilliant is a music-play, the story of Danny who grew up a working-class hero, who formed a very successful band, who toured the world, and blew it all on heroin, crack and booze.Blood + Bandage presents: BRILLIANT by David Farrell Brilliant is a music-play, the story of Danny who grew up a working- class hero, who formed a very successful band, who toured the world, recorded top ten singles, was hyped and lauded in the music press and blew it all on heroin, crack and booze. written by David Farrell / directed by Tony McCleane-Fay with: Rob Bannon / Dorothy Cotter / David Farrell / Donal McDonald / Robert Perkins "The fizzle of the brown Smack and the boys from the brown stuff. And we’re flying off to Europe to do the gig and me Da hits me in the Face with a lamp stand while I’m trying to protect me Ma from him. And I have a black eye on the plane. And we do the gig and we are taking smack in France and Sam and Jack are kicking the shit out of each other at night in Paris. And more record companies want to sign us and the gigs get bigger and bigger and we record in fancy studios and we get stoned in fancy studios and I’m goofing off on the floor in the those fancy studios."
|Category:||Arts and Cultural Events: Granary Theatre|
|Target Audience:||All Welcome|
|Admission Price: €||Free|