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OVERVIEW

  • Playwright

    Áine Nic Giolla Bhríde 

  • Setting

    Teach Mhánuis Uí Dhochartaigh i gCattaic-na-Rón i nGaeltacht Thír Chonaill.

  • Synopsis

    A melodrama set in a Donegal Gaeltacht family. The hard, righteous, insensitive father, the long-suffering mother, the orthodox and the unorthodox son. Liam, the roving son, returns to find his staid brother engaged to the girl he loves and who still loves him, sacrifices himself for the good brother’s sake and dies tragically.

  • Play Type

    Plays General

    Number Of Acts

    Full-Length

  • Cast Size Male

    7

  • Cast Size Female

    3

ORIGINAL PRODUCTION

  • Date of First Production

    03 September 1961

  • Producer

    Produced by Aisteoirí Ghaoth Dobhair

  • Original Venue

    Amharclann Ghaoth Dobhair

  • Venue Notes

    Ba é seo an chéad léiriú nuair a osclaíodh Amharclann Ghaoth Dobhair go hoifigiúil.

  • Irish Premiere Notes

    Rinneadh léiriú ar an dráma céanna sa Damer i Mí na Nollag an bhliain chéanna.

Original Cast  
Garda Pádraig Ó Gallchóir
Naos Seán Ó Gallchobhair
Caitríona Áine Nic Giolla Bhríde
Séamus Óg Eoin Ó Dubhgáin
Liam Tomás Mac Giolla Bhríde
Mánus Ó Dochartaigh Niall Ó Dubhaigh
Eoghan Proinsias Ó Maonaigh
Peigí Ní Dhochartaigh Eibhlín Ní Bhaoill
Úna Maighréad Ní Dhubhchoin
An Sáirsint Conal Ó Fearraigh
Síle Nic Suibhne Áine Nic Fhionnghaile
Production Team  
Director Áine Nic Giolla Bhríde
Stage Manager Tommy Rogers
Scenery Pádraig Ó Maonaigh

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SOURCE OF INFORMATION

Fuarthas an t-eolas seo ón gclár don léiriú sa Damer agus ó Stair Dhrámaíocht na Gaeilge 1900-1970 le P Ó Siadhail.