RTÉ Radio 1 Drama On One

Serenity by Andy Burns

Niall battles with alcohol and the twelve steps..

Serenity by Andy Burns

The first runner up in RTÉ's annual playwrighting competition, the PJ O’Connor Awards.

In this sensitive portrait, Niall remembers the key episodes in his own alcohol-dominated life, his ambivalent relationship with the 12 step process, his hopes about a new romance and his escapism into pub quiz trivia.

Cast -

Peter Coonan (Niall)

Hilda Fay (Susan)

Tony Tormey (Tom)

Áine Ní Mhuiri (Niall's mother)

Kathy Rose O'Brien (Elaine)

Jennifer O'Dea (Peggy)

Stephen Jones (Scoobie)

Paul Tylak (MC and other voices)

Dramaturg: Jesper Bergmann

Sound supervision and Sound Design: Mark Dwyer

Producer: Kevin Brew

Series Producer: Kevin Reynolds