Tom Crean Antarctic Explorer

The Tom Crean Show by Aidan Dooley

The Source Theatre Thurles – 30 April 2015

The standing ovation at the end of last nights performance, at the Source Theatre in Thurles, was testament to the spellbinding act, we had just witnessed. Now, I am no theatre critic, and will not endeavour to be one, but I can state with absolute certainty that Aidan Dooley’s portrayal of Tom Crean was simply staggering.
Telling the epic tale of the Irish Giant’s heroic exploits is no easy task, and delivering that story in the guise of the great man, makes it even more difficult, but not only does Aidan Dooley bring the narrative to life, he also inspirits Tom Crean on the stage.   Continue Reading →