An extraordinary true story brought to life in an incredible way – adrenaline-filled, aerial flight captures the joy of living life to the fullest, and the terror of being trapped in a body that refuses to function.
Imagine you’re travelling the world. You’re jumping out of planes, diving with sharks, living your best life until – your body stops working, and no one knows why. You’re stranded on a tiny island, in need of a ventilator and time is of the essence. You have to be evacuated by air and then the ground starts shaking...
Rough Magic is one of Ireland’s leading independent theatre producers. Since 1984 they have produced over 135 shows – including 69 Irish premieres such as Solar Bones, All the Angels, and Portrait of an Artist all seen at The Everyman in recent years. Freefalling marks their first production at Cork Midsummer Festival.
Freefalling was a Lime Tree Theatre | Belltable commission as part of Georgina Miller’s Artist-in Residency at Belltable in 2022.
Performer Georgina Miller
Director Lynne Parker
Design Emma Fisher
Lighting Design Zia Bergin-Holly
Costume Design Gemma Morris
Sound Design Fiona Sheil
Supported by the Arts Council