Rural Derry, 1981. The Carney farmhouse is a hive of activity with preparations for the annual harvest. A day of hard work on the land and a traditional night of feasting and celebrations lie ahead. But this year they will be interrupted by a visitor…

Following a sold-out, critically acclaimed premiere at the Royal Court Theatre, Jez Butterworth’s newest play, “The Ferryman”, transferred into London’s West End last year. Directed by Academy Award-winner Sam Mendes, it opened to five-star reviews across the board.

Earache’s wonderful Laurie Kynaston stars as Oisin Carney…catch him at the Gielgud Theatre until 19th May.