John Mardirosian: Tell me about yourself, Orla.
Besides, with the current success of The Banshees of Inisherin, which was originally intended to be the third play in McDonagh’s Aran Islands Trilogy but was instead reworked as a screenplay, it seemed like the perfect time to produce The Cripple of Inishmaan, the first play in the trilogy.
Every theatrical production has its challenges. What were yours with this one?
Are you excited to be directing a production in the Whale Theatre?