It’s a Two Foot Six Inches Above the Ground World

By Kevin Laffan

When the Pope announces his and the Roman Catholic Church’s views on birth control, a dedicated Roman Catholic family struggle with his reasoning and their religious beliefs. An honest and deep play about the relationship between the Church and sexual matters.



  • Sven Martin Coffey
  • Father Yeo Pat Connaughton
  • Mick Goonahan Tomas Dunne
  • Declan Joe Geoghegan
  • Baker Mick Lally
  • P.C. Beamish Oliver Maxwell
  • Jacqueline Goonahan Marie Mullen
  • Esther Goonahan Mairéad Noone
  • Séan Conall Stafford

Creative Team

  • Director Garry Hynes
  • Design Dave McGrath
  • Lighting Design Garry Hynes
  • Costume Design Marie Mullen

Production Team

  • Stage Manager Dave McGrath
  • Assistant Stage Manager Mick Lally
  • Assistant Stage Manager/ Lighting Engineer Donal Hynes
  • Lighting Engineer Liam O’Connor
  • Lighting Consultant Gerry Taheny
  • Props Tomas Dunne
  • Martin Coffee
  • Poster / Company Logo / Programme Mairéad Noone
  • Photography Dave McGrath
  • Front of House Carmel Hynes
  • Pat Farrell
  • Mary Ryan
  • Jerome Hynes