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The infamous story of Jack the Ripper told from the perspectives of the women he murdered. Scout Black's original play explores a long past and present of violence against women along with the ethics of true crime culture.

This production was a performed at the Smock Alley Theatre Boy's School as part of Smock Alley Theatre's Scene + Heard Festival for New Work. Proceeds from Canonical were given to the Dublin Rape Crisis Center.

Written by Scout Black

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Director: Joy Nesbitt

Director: Maku Sisáková

Sound + Lighting Design: Susannah Conroy


Inspector Abberline: Conor Maguire

Polly: Molly Whelan

Annie: Edwina Hopkinson

Lizzie: Tara Devitt

Kate: Andrea Kelly

Mary-Jane: Scout Black

Jack: Liam Bixby

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