Title of Performance: Under the Hawthorne Tree
Country: Northern Ireland
Based on Ireland's best selling children's book, Under the Hawthorn Tree is set during the Irish Famine of 1845 when 2 million of the country's population died of hunger. This musical follows three young siblings who set off on an epic journey in hopes of finding safety, food, and family.
This dramatisation of Under the Hawthorne Tree is based on the book Under the Hawthorne Tree © text 1990 Marita Conlon-McKenna, published by THE O’BRIEN PRESS, DUBLIN.
Age Range: 8 to 12
Running Time: 60 to 65 minutes
Audience Size: Medium to Large
Artist Website: www.cahootsni.com
Contact: Spring Karlo, Co-Director
Company: Holden & Arts Associates
Photos by Carrie Davenport Photography