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MOUNTAIN POST

A Play in Three Acts

OVERVIEW

  • Playwright

    George Shiels 

  • Setting

    The house of Enoch Brown in the present day.

  • Synopsis

    Captain Hoggett, through his agent, schemes to increase his land holdings by attempting to dispossess a long-standing tenant.

  • Play Type

    Plays General

  • Number Of Acts

    Full-Length

  • Cast Size Male

    8

  • Cast Size Female

    3

ORIGINAL PRODUCTION

Original Cast  
Grace Brown Elizabeth Begley
Jean Brown Margaret D'Arcy
Robert Magellan Robert Dempster
Joseph Parrit Harold Goldblatt
Enoch Brown R.H. MacCandless
Maton Patrick Magee
Fanny Elizabeth McKeown
Thomas Brown Maurice O'Callaghan
Ivor Joseph Tomelty
Mr. Jordan John F. Tyrone
Albert Magellan James Young
Production Team  
General Manager Joseph Tomelty
Production by R.H. MacCandless
Chief Electrician Dan O'Connell (1)
Records and Reproduction W. Erskine Mayne

UNPUBLISHED SCRIPTS

  • Contact

    Theatre and Performing Arts Archive of Northern Ireland

  • Address

    The Linen Hall Library, 17 Donegall Square North
    Belfast BT1 5GB

  • Contact

    Colin Smythe Ltd.,

  • Address

    P. O. Box 6, Gerrards Cross
    Buckinghamshire
    SL9 8XA
    England

  • Phone

    +44 (0) 1753 886000

  • Fax

    +44 (0) 1753 886469

  • Email

    cs@colinsmythe.co.uk

  • RIGHTS INFORMATION

    • Territory

      All Territories

    • Rights Type

      All Rights

    • Contact

      Colin Smythe Ltd.,

    • Address

      P. O. Box 6, Gerrards Cross
      Buckinghamshire
      SL9 8XA
      England

    • Phone

      +44 (0) 1753 886000

    • Fax

      +44 (0) 1753 886469

    • Email

      cs@colinsmythe.co.uk

    SOURCE OF INFORMATION

    Information for this entry was taken from the original production programme, press cuttings, and the Theatre and Performing Arts Archive of the Linen Hall Library, Belfast.