The Visiting Hour - On Demand


The Gate Theatre presents ‘The Visiting Hour’ by Frank McGuinness. World premiere, starring Stephen Rea & Judith Roddy and directed by Caitríona McLaughlin. 

“All visitors are asked to respect the visiting hour, and not to exceed sixty minutes with your loved ones.” 

This moving new play about an Irish father (Stephen Rea) and daughter (Judith Roddy) at visiting hour in a nursing home during the pandemic was performed and recorded in the Gate auditorium, and is now available as video-on-demand to audiences around the world from Monday May 10th until until Sunday May 23rd. The play is 75 minutes long, and also features a beautiful 15-minute prologue filmed in the Gate auditorium. 

Once you press play on your rental, you will have 48 hours to finish watching. The video will be available from 09:00 on Monday May 10th until 23:59 on Sunday May 30th.