Mojo Mickybo By Owen McCafferty at Old Red Lion 17 May
Boxed Cat Production's presents Mojo Mickybo, By Owen McCafferty, at Old Red Lion Theatre, a fringe venue in Angel, north London, from 17 May to 4 June 2011.
Directed by Emily Jenkins, cast includes Roger Thomson (Mickybo), Iarla McGovern (Mojo)
Tale of two young boys growing up amidst the violence and turmoil that surrounded Belfast at the onset of The Troubles.
Belfast. 1970.The Summer. Two boys – one from up the road the other for over the bridge – are brought together by the heroic adventures of Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid and a shared defiance towards notorious neighbourhood roughs Gank the Wank and Fuckface. Yet whilst Mojo and Mickybo are busy having mock shoot-outs and sabotaging their enemies, the adults about them are warring for real.