Playwright Niall O’Muirí talks about “A Face in the Crowd”

A Face in the Crowd is a short performance depicting the lives of four individuals who have lived with mental illness.   The play takes us through their varied experiences as they navigate through services and make a life for themselves living with their enduring illness. The performance will take place on Tuesday, October 10th at 7pm in the George Bernard Shaw Theatre. Tickets are available from the Visual Box Office or online here.

Have a listen to what Conor Harris has to say about joining us for MensanaFest 2023

Conor Harris, 23, is from Kildare. He is a young footballer and was a popular participant in RTE’s Davy’s Toughest Team. Conor will speak about his battle with mental illness and addiction, how he conquered his addiction and how he now lives a life of recovery today, free from the use of drink and drugs. Conor will also share the tools he uses to stay well in his daily life. We are really looking forward to hearing his story. He’ll be popping into our Pop Up Shop on Potato Market (beside the rear entrance to the Barracks) on Saturday, October 7th at 1pm