Father Ted star to appear in ‘The Matchmaker’ at Riverside

One of Irelands most celebrated writers, will play at The Riverside Theatre, Coleraine on Saturday 9th April.
One of Irelands most celebrated writers, will play at The Riverside Theatre, Coleraine on Saturday 9th April.

‘The Matchmaker’ based on the novella “Letters of a County Matchmaker” by John B Keane, one of Ireland’s most celebrated writers, will play at The Riverside Theatre, Coleraine on Saturday, April 9.

The production stars television favorite Mary McEvoy known for her roles as Biddie in the long running RTE series ‘Glenroe’. Irish Actor and comedian Jon Kenny J who was part of the Irish comic duo d’Unbelievables with Pat Shortt joins Mary to complete the cast.

Kenny is also best known outside Ireland for appearing in the Channel 4 sitcom Father Ted.

Together they play a myriad of characters in this hilarious and earthy dramatic comedy.

Tickets for The Matchmaker are available from The Riverside Theatre Box Office – Tel: 028 70 123 123 and online from tickets.riversidetheatre.org.uk

Please note box office opening hours vary throughout the week and is open from 2.30 – 8.30pm on show days.

You can also purchase via email riversidetheatre@ulster.ac.uk