THE GIRL WHO WAS VERY GOOD AT LYING

PRESENTED BY OMNIBUS THEATRE AND JUMP SPARK THEATRE
In her tiny Northern Irish town, Catriona decides to give an American tourist a creative tour of the local area’s history.

“I’ve always been a good liar. If you have a skill, you have to hone it, or else you’re spitting in the face of God’s bounty.”

Nominated for an Off West End OffFest Award
Longlisted for the 503 International Playwriting Award

People keep telling Catriona that she’s not very well. She disagrees but appreciates their concern. Admittedly, she does have a history of making stuff up, but she’s getting better.

But when she meets An Attractive American Tourist, she decides to show him around her small Northern Irish town. And to keep him entertained, she might have to blur the line between fact and fiction, just a little…

“Rooney is spellbinding. Highly recommended.”
Fringe Review

Soon, she’s regaling him with stories of cannibalism, ghostly statues, and the largest ever orgy held in Ireland on consecrated ground. But how long can she keep hold of her stories?

“Filmic and very funny.”
The Reviews Hub

Straight from an award-nominated short run as part of Jermyn Street Theatre‘s Footprints Festival. Rachael Rooney gives a critically acclaimed performance, directed by award-winning director Fay Lomas (Out of the Dark, Rose Theatre Kingston; Hunger, Arcola), in this new piece by multi-award nominated Eoin McAndrew (Internet Boy (1999-Present), Living Newspaper, Royal Court; BBC Comedy Room 2020).


This performance will take place with a live audience at Omnibus Theatre.

We are so excited to welcome you back through our doors.

We understand that booking tickets for live events right now feels like a bit of a gamble.

We want to assure you that should you be unable to attend an event due to an isolation order or exhibiting symptoms of Covid-19, or should we have to cancel an event, we will be happy to offer a full refund.

To keep you safe, our Covid-19 safety measure will still be in effect after 19 July. Please check out our Covid-19 Safety FAQs for full information on what to expect and how to prepare for your visit.

2 - 21 NOV
7:30PM (TUE-SAT)
4PM (SUN)
£13 STANDARD
£11 CONCESSION
£10 PREVIEWS
#GOODATLYING

THE GIRL WHO WAS VERY GOOD AT LYING

PRESENTED BY OMNIBUS THEATRE AND JUMP SPARK THEATRE
In her tiny Northern Irish town, Catriona decides to give an American tourist a creative tour of the local area’s history.

“I’ve always been a good liar. If you have a skill, you have to hone it, or else you’re spitting in the face of God’s bounty.”

Nominated for an Off West End OffFest Award
Longlisted for the 503 International Playwriting Award

People keep telling Catriona that she’s not very well. She disagrees but appreciates their concern. Admittedly, she does have a history of making stuff up, but she’s getting better.

But when she meets An Attractive American Tourist, she decides to show him around her small Northern Irish town. And to keep him entertained, she might have to blur the line between fact and fiction, just a little…

“Rooney is spellbinding. Highly recommended.”
Fringe Review

Soon, she’s regaling him with stories of cannibalism, ghostly statues, and the largest ever orgy held in Ireland on consecrated ground. But how long can she keep hold of her stories?

“Filmic and very funny.”
The Reviews Hub

Straight from an award-nominated short run as part of Jermyn Street Theatre‘s Footprints Festival. Rachael Rooney gives a critically acclaimed performance, directed by award-winning director Fay Lomas (Out of the Dark, Rose Theatre Kingston; Hunger, Arcola), in this new piece by multi-award nominated Eoin McAndrew (Internet Boy (1999-Present), Living Newspaper, Royal Court; BBC Comedy Room 2020).


This performance will take place with a live audience at Omnibus Theatre.

We are so excited to welcome you back through our doors.

We understand that booking tickets for live events right now feels like a bit of a gamble.

We want to assure you that should you be unable to attend an event due to an isolation order or exhibiting symptoms of Covid-19, or should we have to cancel an event, we will be happy to offer a full refund.

To keep you safe, our Covid-19 safety measure will still be in effect after 19 July. Please check out our Covid-19 Safety FAQs for full information on what to expect and how to prepare for your visit.

2 - 21 NOV
7:30PM (TUE-SAT)
4PM (SUN)
£13 STANDARD
£11 CONCESSION
£10 PREVIEWS
#GOODATLYING

The Girl Who Was Very Good At Lying | Rehearsal Gallery

Photo credit: Ellie Grice

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Content Warnings
Age Recommendation

15+

Duration

1h