We are delighted to announce the incredible cast of Under the Hawthorn Tree.

This much-loved story of family, history and hope is told like never before in a play from Charles Way, Directed by Paul Bosco Mc Eneaney with a stirring live original score from Garth McConaghie.

A world class cast of 7 will be bringing Marita Conlon-McKenna’s wonderfully crafted characters to life in this theatrical adaption of epic proportions!

Next up, meet cast member Conor O’Donnell. Read all about Conor here!


Since graduating from Dun Loaghaire Institute of Art, Design and Technology (2016), Conor has studied acting at Bow Street Academy. He represented Bow Street Academy in the 2018 Spotlight Graduate Showcase in London, having qualified out of seventy drama school entries across the United Kingdom and Ireland. He made his professional debut in ‘Removed’ last year. A one man show, written by Fionnuala Kennedy and directed by Emma Jordan for Prime Cut Productions.


The MAC, Belfast (30 Jan – 9 Feb), The Ardhowen, Enniskillen (12 Feb), Iontas, Castleblayney (14 Feb), Pavilion Theatre, Dún Laoghaire (16 Feb), Cork Opera House (19 Feb), Siamsa Tire, Tralee (21 Feb), National Opera House Wexford (23 – 24 Feb), The Burnavon, Cookstown (26 Feb), Market Place Theatre, Armagh (28 – 29 Feb)