RTÉ Radio 1 Drama On One

A Snail Called Sam by Joe O'Byrne

Ten year old Sandra's imaginary friend is a snail; a Snail called Sam..

Directed by Gorretti Slavin This magical , darkly funny audio treat is a tale of Snails, slugs, pookas and the humans they guide along the way. When Tom and Maura’s marriage ends Maura and their daughter Sandra move in with Maura’s father Marty. Sandra introduces the family to her new imaginary friend, a snail called Sam.

Featuring: Frank O'Sullivan as Sam, Sadhbh Keating as Sandra, Judith Ryan plays Maura, Tom is played by Joe Rooney, Clare Barrett is Carmel and Marty is played by Eamonn Hunt

Written by Joe O'Byrne

Directed By Gorretti Slavin

Sound Supervision by Mark McGrath