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Production Images released for ULSTER AMERICAN

Award-winning playwright David Ireland's social satire ULSTER AMERICAN is playing for a limited season at the Riverside Studios.

ulster american riverside studiosLouisa Harland (Ruth Davenport), Andy Serkis (Leigh Carver) and Woody Harrelson (Jay Conway) in Second Half Production's Ulster American at Riverside Studios - photo by Johan Persson

Production images have been released of ULSTER AMERICAN.

The award-winning social satire stars Emmy Award-winner and Academy Award -nominee Woody Harrelson (True Detective) who returns to the London stage for the first time in almost two decades, BAFTA and Emmy award winner Andy Serkis (The Lord of the Rings Trilogy), and Louisa Harland (Derry Girls).

ULSTER AMERICAN features set and costume design by Max Jones, lighting design by Oliver Fenwick, sound design by Emma Laxton, casting by Jessica Ronane CDG with Nicky Allpress as Associate Director.

What is ULSTER AMERICAN about?

The brutally funny play tells the story of an Oscar-winning American actor, an English director, and a Northern Irish playwright who are about to begin rehearsals for a new play that could transform each of their careers.

ULSTER AMERICAN takes on power dynamics, cultural identity and the perils of being a woman in the entertainment industry.


ULSTER AMERICAN is performing for a limited season until 27 January 2024 at Riverside Studios.