Sole Purpose Productions was formed in 1997 by Patricia Byrne and Dave Duggan. Dave left the company in 2008 to focus on full time writing,  you can follow his work here. Patricia continues as Artistic Director, assisted by the Administrator Nicola Schnurr. We are supported in our work by our highly engaged Board of Directors, Maoliosa Boyle, Jim Doherty and Pauline McClenaghan. We work with a wide circle of talented writers, actors, production crew and other theatre practitioners in order to produce our programme.


Who We Are

  • Patricia Byrne
    Artistic Director
  • Nicola Schnurr

Bringing professional theatre to communities

Sole Purpose is a company limited by guarantee, registration number NI37481 and is recognised by the Inland Revenue as a charity, reference number NIC100618