A layabout student is writing a book ... about fictional people writing other books!!! All goes well until a resulting compendium of invented and mythological characters slip the bonds of their own stories, and seize the narrative reins from their ficitious creators.

Written by Flann O'Brien

Adapted for stage by Jocelyn Clarke

Directed by Niall Henry 

Designer Jamie Vartan

Blue Raincoat Ensemble John Carty, Kellie Hughes, Ciaran McCauley, Fiona McGeown & Sandra O Malley

Sound Design Joe Hunt

Lighting Design Michael Cummins

Premiered by Blue Raincoat Theatre Company, November 2009.

International Tour 2011 Supported by Culture Ireland

Culture Ireland. Supporting Irish Arts abroad.

Neil Cooper's Scottish Herald Review (May 2011)

TVBomb Network Review, Traverse Edinburgh (May 2011)

Joyce McMillan's Scotsman Review, Tron Glasgow (May 2011)

Roisin Kiberd's Totally Dublin Interview

John McKeown's Irish Independent Review

Patrick Lonergan's Irish Theatre Magazine Review

Declan Burke's The Sunday Times Review

At-Swim-Two-Birds Original Souvenir Programme

At-Swim-Two-Birds 2010 Spring Tour Programme

At-Swim-Two-Birds 2011 Souvenir Tour Programme

Photography Dickon Whitehead

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