Pádraig O'Breasail - publican, drunk and ex-Arsenal footballer - is up
to his neck in debt to the Chinese gangster Mingzhu Tang. With time
running out, the desperate Irishman goes for a tarot card reading at
Driscoll's Circus hoping to find a way out of his predicament.
Meanwhile, the world is descending into anarchy and his nephew Jason is considering quitting his job as a male escort.
Plus, there's the little matter of the sheep…
So begins a modern-day epic drawing on the Greek Myths, Don Quixote, the Quest for the Holy Grail and Carl Jung's treatise on UFOs. Packed with dark humor and eccentric characters, Adventures in Mythopoeia will take you on a madcap journey of criminality, enchantment, laugh-out-loud gags and British weather.
Bring your umbrella.