The Mai – Media
Aidan Redmond (Robert)
Rachel O'Byrne [Millie] and Derbhle Crotty [The Mai] who played Millie in the Abbey Theatre premiere production in 1994.
Derbhle Crotty, Lesley Conroy, Maeve Fitzgerald - The Mai
Set Design (Ciaran Bagnall)
Joan Sheehy as Agnes, Rachel O'Byrne as Millie, Stella McCusker as Grandma Fraochlan, Marion O'Dwyer as Julie, Derbhle Crotty as The Mai and Lesley Conroy as Connie from the cast of Decadent Theatre Company's new production of Marina Carr's The Mai.
Three of the seven women in Decadent Theatre Company's new production of Marina Carr's The Mai were in the premiere production in the Abbey in 1994/95. They return to the play 24 years later, now playing the older generation. The three actors are pictured on the Everyman Cork stage alongside the three younger women who play their former roles. Derbhle Crotty [The Mai] who played Millie in 1994 and Rachel O'Byrne [Millie], Stella McCusker [Grandma Fraochlan] who played Julie in 1994 and Marion O'Dwyer [Julie], Joan Sheehy [Agnes] who played Connie in 1995 and Lesley Conroy [Connie].
Director Andrew Flynn on 'The Mai'
Playwright Marina Carr on Decadent's production of her play 'The Mai' and her perspective on the playscript.