By Leonard Melli

"In all her repulsive, quivering, flat-footed misery, Velma Sparrow is terrifyingly played by Marie Mullen. The gracelessness, the ugliness, the stupidity, never slip for an instant, and the pity she evokes never suppresses the horror"



  • Velma Sparrow Marie Mullen
  • Frankie Basta Paul O’Neill

Creative Team

  • Director Garry Hynes
  • Design Garry Hynes
  • Lighting Design Garry Hynes

Production Team

  • Set Construction Mick Lally
  • Props & Costumes Marie Mullen
  • Paintings Marian Fahy