The Fall of the Second Republic is a new comedy from Corn Exchange in a co-production with the Abbey Theatre, opening at the Abbey tonight, Thursday February 27th.

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The play offers a satirical look at what Ireland might have become, 50 years after its independence. Director Annie Ryan and writer Michael West join Seán Rocks in studio on RTÉ Arena - listen above. 

RTÉ Arena, weekdays from 7pm on RTÉ Radio 1 - listen back here.