A fast and furious drama of misunderstandings, about three people who desperately want to be loved.
Film student Orla, eccentric and unpopular, is under pressure to finish shooting her precious masterpiece, featuring a reluctant butterfly. But her lovesick lead and her neurotic father seem determined to sabotage her genius.
Rodney Lee’s play The Gist of It was premiered by Fishamble Theatre Company at the Project Arts Centre, Dublin, in 2006.
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