The Luck of the Irish

Gannett Theater
305 College Street
Lewiston, ME 04240
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By Kirsten Greenidge
Directed by Professor Cliff Odle

When an upwardly mobile African-American couple wants to buy a home in an all-white neighborhood in 1950’s Boston, they pay a struggling Irish family to “ghost-buy” a house on their behalf. Fifty years later, the Irish family wants “their” house back.

Performance Dates

Thursday, October 28th, at 7:30 pm.
Friday, October 29th, at 7:30 pm.
Saturday, October 30th, at 5:00 pm.
Sunday, October 31st, at 2:00 pm.
Monday, November 1st, at 7:30 pm.


Admission is free, with a suggested $5 donation.

Tickets are available online
or at the box office 207-786-6161 (Monday through Friday, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm)

Meet the Cast

in order of appearance

Destini Stewart
Hannah Davis

Bora Lugunda ’25
Lucy Taylor

Jenna Perry ’25
Nessa Charles

Kirk Read
Mr. Donovan

Lucas Allen ’22*
Joe Donovan

Caroline Cassell ’24
Patty Ann Donovan

James Reese
Rex Taylor

J’von Ortiz-Cedeno ’22
Rich Davis

Mary Meserve
Mrs. Donovan

Clifford Odle-Perkins

*This performance is offered in partial fulfillment of the requirements for a senior thesis in acting.