Co-Presented by the Abbey Theatre and Dublin Fringe Festival

The Crow's Way

21 - 23 September 2023

Booking Information

Dates: 21 – 23 September

On the Peacock Stage

Times: 6pm, 2pm matinees. 8pm Opening Night.

Running time: Approx. 60 mins, no interval

Tickets: €12 – €16

Age recommendation: 8+

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If someone follows the Crow’s Way, can they ever make it back?

When Gerda’s best friend Cuán ruins their village’s annual ritual, he flees into the wild and dangerous forest. The villagers say he’s gone forever, but Gerda’s not so sure…

A thrilling and unpredictable tale for young adults, families, and anyone who loves adventure, brought to life with Moonfish’s signature brand of theatre magic. Aimed at audiences aged 8 to 12 and their families.

In partnership with Baboró International Arts Festival for Children and the Town Hall Theatre Galway. Supported by Galway City Council.



The Crow’s Way is an original piece of theatre devised by the Moonfish ensemble: Jeanne Nicole Ní Ainle, Ikenna Anyabuike, Seoirsín Bashford, Morgan Cooke, Ionia Ní Chróinín, Máiréad Ní Chróinín, Christie Kandiwa, Gill NicConmara, Seán T Ó Meallaigh and Zita Monahan McGowan.

With additional creative input from Kelsey Sullivan, Chadrika Narayanan-Mohan, Dagogo Hart, Esosa Ighodaro and Rosa McGovern.


  • On-stage ensemble: Jeanne Nicole Ní Áinle
  • On-stage ensemble: Seoirsín Bashford
  • On-stage ensemble: Christie Kandiwa
  • On-stage ensemble: Zita Monahan McGowan
  • On-stage ensemble: Seán T Ó Meallaigh
  • Production Manager: Barry O’Donovan
  • Set Design: Lian Bell
  • Lighting Design: Blú Hanley
  • Movement Director: Mufutau Yusuf
  • Costume Design: Cherie White
  • Sound Design: Ikenna Anyabuike
  • Stage Manager: Gill NicConmara
  • Chief LX: Eoin Winning
  • Company Co-Director: Máiréad Ní Chróinín
  • Company Co-Director: Ionia Ní Chróinín
  • Producer: Jo Cummins
  • Script Supervision: Seán T Ó Meallaigh
  • Image: Marta Barcikowska

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