In the autumn of 1968 Donald Crowhurst set out from England in the first single-handed nonstop round the world sailboat race. He was never seen again. The struggle for mind and body revealed in log-books later discovered in his abandoned boat have placed his astonishing voyage among the greatest, most poignant human adventure stories of all time.

Written by Malcolm Hamilton

Directed by Niall Henry

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

Sound & Multi-Media Design Joe Hunt

Lighting Design Michael Cummins

World Premiere by Blue Raincoat 2003.

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Culture Ireland Supported our 2008 international tour of this production.