It’s never too late to look for love. Again.

But where do you even start looking in 2020, in the middle of a pandemic lockdown?


The personal ads? Tinder or Match.com? The Knock Marriage Bureau? Or pray to “Saint Anne, bring me a man…”?


It’s time to take off the mask and reveal your true self.


A master storyteller who brilliantly weaves modern gay experience with traditional Irish storytelling, Richard O’Leary has created some of the most memorable shows in the Outburst programme over the last few years. From There’s A Bishop in My Bedroom to Stories for the Month of the Holy Souls, his autobiographical tales are warm and entertaining, surprising and revelatory.


Richard’s latest one man show takes us by the hand through the Otherworld of online dating. Expect dates, sweets, granola and adventures with Tintin and Snowy.


Don’t forget to pack Barry’s Tea, fairy cakes, two glasses, plastic gloves and beard oil.


This is a fairy tale. My fairy tales are true.

 
Tickets for In Person events are strictly limited to small numbers to ensure social distancing.

We’ve put on extra performances to make sure as many of you who want to can experience live shows safely and comfortably.
You have the option to book an individual ticket (this is 1 ticket, seated individually) or a pair of tickets (this is 2 tickets, seated together with someone in your bubble.) 
 
Our seating set-up is fixed for optimum safety, so please book early to avoid disappointment. 
 
Looking For Love During Lockdown will be presented live at the Black Box for limited, socially distanced audiences across three performances, pending official regulations on the scheduled dates.


A recorded version of the show will be available to view online after the run for a limited time only, with a capped number of tickets.

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