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The Smuggler

by Ronán Noone
Directed by Brendan Ragan

About: Irish immigrant Tim Finnegan wants to be a writer in America but struggles to find his path. That all changes when a stranger arrives with a plan to make people “disappear and reappear.” In this mischievous, one-man, rhyming-verse dark comedy, Tim learns the price he must pay to become an American. Step into his secret speakeasy to hear a twisty story with unsavory characters and shady shenanigans.

Content Disclaimer: Contains adult language.

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"Captivating! I sat horrified and charmed, watching Davies smoothly wrap us in his web of deceit and crime."
-Sarasota Herald-Tribune (full review)

"Entertaining as hell. The Smuggler is stealing hearts, minds and everything that’s not nailed down."
-Observer (full review)

"A masterful performance...A level of excellence we rarely have the chance to witness in person."
-Bradenton Times (full review)

"Clever, entertaining and thought provoking... A dark comedy with teeth."
-Sarasota Magazine (full review)



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Giles Davies

Tim Finnegan


Director& Co-Artistic Director
Co-Artistic Director
Production Stage Manager
Scenic Design
Co-Lighting Design
Master Electrician/Co-Lighting Design

Sound Design
Props Design
Master Carpenter
Costume Design
Dialect Coach

COVID Compliance Officer

Ronán Noone

Brendan Ragan

Summer Wallace

Tori Heikenfeld

Frank Chavez

Simean Carpenter

Alex Pinchin

Sean Ragan

Drew Phelan

Eugene Alcorn

Dee Sullivan

Patricia Delorey

Jess Pope

This production is made possible in part by Executive Producers Jack & Priscilla Schlegel, Co-Producers Linda & Reid McCluggage, Bob & Camille Thinnes, Mercedes O’Connor and Eva T. Slane, and Associate Producers Smile Sarasota and Wayne & Nancy Thursby

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