Threepenny Opera

By Bertolt Brecht

When Peachum’s daughter falls for a well-known criminal in the London he and his wife do everything in their power to separate them once the find out they have married. In a quest to keep them apart they use police and prostitutes to their advantage.



  • Jonathan Jeremiah Peachum Sean Stafford
  • Celai Peachum Marie Stafford
  • Polly Peachum Marie Mullen
  • Capt. Macheath Maelíosa Stafford
  • Tiger Brown Paul O’Neill
  • Lucy Brown Mary Stewart
  • Pirate Jenny Joyce McGreevy
  • Beggar / Zipser Ray McBride
  • Beggar / Whore / Snots Diarmuid Burke
  • Beggar / Whore / Snots Colette Lardner
  • Beggar / Whore / Filch / Adolf Adrian Taheny
  • Beggar / Smith / BabyS Séan McGinley

Creative Team

  • Director Garry Hynes
  • Design Garry Hynes
  • Lighting Design Joe O’Beirne
  • Costume Design Marie Mullen
  • Marie Stafford

Production Team

  • Set Construction Padraic Breathnach
  • Props Paul O’Neill
  • Choreography Ray McBride
  • Poster / Artwork Design Diarmuid Burke
  • Piano & Musical Direction Pat Heaney
  • Assisted by: Tom Cullivan
  • Brendan O’Connor
  • Tommy Joyce
  • Piano Accordian Mary Kealy
  • Trumpet Shay Nolan
  • Drums Padraic Stevens
  • Vocals Mike Cunningham
  • Helen Lane