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John Courtney

OVERVIEW

  • Playwright

    John Malone 

  • Setting

    Set in a farmhouse in Dingle.

  • Synopsis

    John Kearney, a domineering father of four, wants to protect his family from the hardships that he had to suffer but in doing so alienates them. Each member of the family rebels and thwarts his hopes. He forces his daughter to marry a prosperous solicitor which proves to be his undoing in the end.

  • Play Type

    Plays General

    Number Of Acts

    Full-Length

  • Cast Size Male

    6

  • Cast Size Female

    3

ORIGINAL PRODUCTION

Original Cast  
Helen Courtney Angela Newman
May Jane Máire Ní Dhomhnaill
John Courtney Edward Golden
Séamus Carty Geoff Golden
Alphonsus Courtney Micheál Ó hAonghusa
Peter Courtney Ronnie Walsh
Paddy Landers Brian O'Higgins
Nonie Carty May Craig
Liam Courtney Vincent Dowling
Production Team  
Settings by Vere Dudgeon
Produced by Ria Mooney

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SOURCE OF INFORMATION

The information for this entry was taken from published material.