"Ever fallen in love with someone you shouldn't've fallen in love with?"
Against a backdrop of Punk Rock, Irish Dancing, Irish Mammies and Dagenham (?!) Greenstick Boy is a bittersweet story of London - Irish teenagers M and her best friend D. He's kind, clever, loving (in his own way) and he happens to be a heroin addict. Just the person to share your dreams with...
Since its premiere at The Assembly Rooms Edinburgh Fringe, it has been performed by Maggie in Ireland The UK and Europe.
'Lyrical brilliance ... a lesson in storytelling' **** Fest magazine
'Beautifully written and wonderfully performed'
Three Weeks Magazine 'Achingly vivid' The Stage
'Maggie Cronin's coming of age story is nostalgic and familiar in all the right ways. One for anyone who has loved and lost.' ABSOLUT Festival Director, Dublin , Róise Goan