Produced by Mary Blake as part of the Young Emerging Artist Residency at The Dock
Written by Alice Kelly, Leitrim Village. Starring Hannah Bird, Kilclare and Blaithin Smyth, Carrick-on-Shannon. Directed and Filmed by Conor O Rourke Fenagh
Alice wrote this script with all restrictions in mind, but as it happens this cast had been quarantining together and could get up close. We meet these two girls on a night out in a night club bathroom.
Hi My name in Blaithin Smyth. I am nineteen years old. I’m from Carrick on Shannon and am currently studying food science in UCD. I have a few years of acting experience. I was a member of LYT in The Dock and have acted in a few of the musicals in the local community school. I also have acted in some short films alongside playing the role of the tinkers daughter in the local football clubs fundraiser st. Mary’s - the Oskars. I had lots of fun playing the role of Amy in 'Reopen' .
Hi I’m Hannah Bird, and I play Jill in 'Reopen'. I’m 19 years old and I’m from Kilclare. I’m in my first year in BA arts in UL. I’ve been involved in the musicals in CCS and I played Mary in the St Mary’s GAA fundraiser with The Snapper . I played a schoolgirl bully in 'The terrible fate of humpty dumpty' in Leitrim youth theatre at The Dock.