As part of the Smock Alley Theatre’s festival of new work Scene + Heard, No Drama Theatre brought acclaimed poet Rosemarie Rowley’s first play, “The Worst We Have To Fear” to the beautiful surrounding of the Smock Main Stage.

Synopsis: Poetry, history and prejudice clash as a romantic literary writer and those nearest to her come face to face with the human side of violence in the past, present and future.


ROSE: Shivvy Hickey
HUSSEIN: Nikhil Dubey
DEIRDRE: Annette Burns
MAY: Dorothy Godsil
BRĂ³NA: Louise Dunne
SHANE: David Breen
DERMOT: Pat Deery
DAN BRESLIN: Greg Freegrove
JIM CONWAY: Declan Ryan


DIRECTOR: Johnny Shortall
TECH: Cathal O’Donovan

Staged in Smock Alley Main Space on the 19th & 20th February 2016.