John B. Keane's THE LOVE HUNGRY FARMER Comes to The Everyman
DES KEOGH, one of Ireland's foremost actors and entertainers, stars in the hugely successful and award-winning show, The Love Hungry Farmer, at the Everyman, from Monday 5th February to Wednesday 7th February.
John B Keane's acclaimed play tells the story of John Bosco McLane, a bachelor of 'indeterminate' age and according to his own assessment, 'past his best' and evidently still a virgin. McLane's amorous adventures range from the hilarious to the pitiful.
John B.Keane ranks among the great Irish writers. His plays include Sive, The Field and Big Maggie. The Field became an Oscar nominated film starring Richard Harris.
The Love Hungry Farmer has been one of the most popular shows to tour on the island of Ireland in recent years. It has played played two sell-out seasons at the Gaiety Theatre Dublin, has appeared at the Edinburgh and Adelaide Festivals and has also had a very successful run at the Irish Repertory Theatre in New York.
Tickets €27, concession €25, or students €9, available from the box office on 021 4501 673, or everymancork.com