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Beirt na Bodhaire Bréige

OVERVIEW

  • Playwright

    Piaras Béaslaí 

  • Adapted / Translated From

    Jules Moinaux 

  • Author Notes

    Aistriúchán agus athchóiriú ar an dráma Francach 'Les Deux Sourds'.

  • Setting

    Ceantar tuaithe in Éirinn.

  • Notes

    Fuarthas liosta na n-aisteoirí ón leabhar 'An Sgaothaire & Cúig Drámaí Eile'.

  • Synopsis

    A comedy about a deaf man, Stiabha a' Dúna who is looking for another deaf man to marry his daughter. He is driving his daughter and his servant Gobnait demented with his plans. Lo and behold, a young man is caught poaching on the land and he pretends he is deaf when caught. There is many a twist and turn in the plot until all is happily resolved in the end.

  • Play Type

    Adaptation/Translation

    Number Of Acts

    One Act

  • Cast Size Male

    4

  • Cast Size Female

    2

ORIGINAL PRODUCTION

  • Date of First Production

    12 April 1913

  • Production Notes

    Bhí an dráma seo, mar aon le dráma eile, ar an gcéad léiriú de chuid na buíne.

  • Producer

    Produced by Na hAisteoirí

  • Original Venue

    Halla an Chonartha, Cearnóg Rutland BÁC

  • Irish Premiere Notes

    Bhí dráma eile, 'Beart Nótaí' le Máire Ní Shíte agus le hÉilis Ní Mhurchadha ar siúl roimh an léiriú seo.

Original Cast  
Garda Fionán Ó Loingsigh
Mathghamhain Gearóid Ó Súilleabháin
Stiabhna Conchubhar Ó Coileáin
Gobnait Máire Ní Chonaill
Caitríona Treasa Ní Mhuirithe
Garradóir Hannraí Mac Niocaill
Production Team  
Director Piaras Béaslaí

TRANSLATIONS

  • Published in Irish as

  • Title

    An Sgaothaire agus Cúig Drámaí Eile

  • Year

    1929

  • Published By

    Oifig an tSoláthair

  • Address

    An Rannóg Post-Tráchta, 51 Faiche Stiabhna
    Baile Átha Cliath 2
    Republic of Ireland

  • Phone

    01 6476000 / 1890 213434

  • Email

    info@opw.ie

RIGHTS INFORMATION

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SOURCE OF INFORMATION

Fuarthas an t-eolas seo ó 'Stair Dhrámaíocht na Gaeilge 1900-1970' agus ó 'An Béaslaíoch' le P Ó Siadhail