Maeve Binchy's Minding Frankie 

Adapted for stage by Shay Linehan

Minding Frankie  is a family love story, full of Maeve Binchy’s trademark wisdom, warmth, and humour.

It is the first Maeve Binchy novel to be adapted for the stage. Maeve's husband, Gordon Snell, who has played a part in bringing the project to life is "delighted to see Maeve's work brought to life on stage, in this brilliant production"

Directed by Peter Sheridan with Steve Blount and Clare Barrett, Minding Frankie is the story of Noel Lynch. Noel is struggling with an alcohol addiction, when he gets a call from Stella, who presents him with a life changing opportunity. Can he mind Frankie?
Social worker, Moira Tierney, has other ideas, and is prepared to do battle for custody of the child. In order to prevail, Noel must  prove that he can fill a woman’s shoes, break all the stereotypes, and become the best mother that he can be.