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Barney Carey Gets His Wings

Brendan Murray, playwright


33 pgs. 2 male, 1 female

Originally produced by Barnstorm Theatre, Ireland, 2018

Run Time: 60 minutes

Audience Recommendation: All Ages


Rooting though an old trunk, Barney and his dad make unexpected discoveries, including a beautiful bright set of Fairy Wings. But boys can’t wear fairy wings…right? Who made that rule anyway? Barney Carey Gets His Wings is a funny and poignant tale of forgotten memories and future possibilities.


“A triumph!” Munster Express, Ireland


Classroom Reading Fee: $50 per classroom, per semester
Amateur/Educational Royalty Fee: $75 per performance
Professional Royalty Fee: please inquire for a quote
The royalty fee includes permission to make copies of the perusal script for your cast.

Photo credit: Eoin O’Sullivan as Da, Julie Sharkey as Agnes, and Adam Dougal as Barney in Barnstorm Theatre’s production of Barney Carey Gets His Wings, 2018.

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