Elegies For Angels, Punks and Raging Queens is a dramatic and musical theatre piece composed of free verse poems and songs reflecting the lives of people who have lived with and died from AIDS. There are over 30 poems — touching, dramatic, humorous. Each poem represents a character who has died from AIDS. The songs reflect the feeling of the living, the people who have felt the loss of so many friends and loved ones.

Creative Team

Director — Ross Anderson
Musical Director — Matthew Reeve
Choreographer — Cressida Carré
Producers — Drew Dillon and Matthew Reeve


Patrick — Richard Orr
Billy — Colm Kirwan
Mitch — Jonny McMillen-Patterson
Josh — Faolán Morgan
Tina — Susan Crothers
Tracey — Doireann McKenna
Charlotte — Joanne Conere
Francis — Patrick Sanders
Ray — Neal McWilliams
Sally — Rachel Murray
Orville — Miche Doherty
Nick — Daithí Mac Suibhne
Dwight — Matthew Cavan
Rebecca — Louise Mathews
Claudia — Maggie Cronin
Roscoe — Gordon Crawford
Helen — Helena Bereen
Walter — Conor Morrison
Lamar — Theo Ogundipe
Rafeala — Sarah Melville-Watson
Nancy — Fi Mettam
Paul — Stephen Beggs
Joanne — Claire Bowman
Bertha — Kristal Sisodia
Bud — Michael Condron
Joe — Oliver Ashworth
Grace — Jo Donnelly
Miles — Darren Lawrence
Karl — Cormac Gribben


Tina Thomas
Natalie Douglas
Joscelyn Alexander
Scott Harrison
Christopher Finn
Ross Anderson
Stephanie Donaghue
Jolene O'Hara
Drew Dillon


Assistant Director — Rebekah Rushe
Sound Designer — Siobhán Barbour
Lighting Designer — James Rea
Set Designer — Lyndsay Donly
Front of House Manager — Sarah Mullan


Piano — Matthew Reeve
Cello — Elias Rooney