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Cóta Bán Chríost

OVERVIEW

  • Playwright

    Críostóir Ó Floinn 

  • Synopsis

    The three movements/acts of this play are based on the decades of the rosary: Annunciation, Agony and Resurrection. A young girl comes to a priest with a secret seeking his counsel. The play deals with celibacy, faith and the obligations of the priest.

  • Play Type

    Plays General

    Number Of Acts

    Full-Length

  • Cast Size Male

    1

  • Cast Size Female

    1

ORIGINAL PRODUCTION

  • Date of First Production

    16 May 1968

  • Producer

    Produced by An Taibhdhearc

  • Original Venue

    An Taibhdhearc

  • Irish Premiere Notes

    Fuarthas an t-eolas seo ó ghearrthóga nuachta agus ó Stair Dhrámaíocht na Gaeilge 1900-1970 le P Ó Siadhail.

Original Cast  
Cailín Colette Ní Éanaí
An tAth. Iúd Tomás Ó Cionnaith
Production Team  
Lighting Derek Biddulph
Lighting Bernárd Ó Casaide
Costumes Máire Stafford
Stage Manager Tomás Mac an Rí
Stage Manager Mícheál Ó hÉalaithe
Assistant Stage Manager Úna Ní Dhubhlaoich
Assistant Stage Manager Dorataí Nic an tSionnaigh
Assistant Stage Manager Colette Biatach
Assistant Stage Manager Caitríona Biatach
Scenery Risteárd Ó Broin
Scenery Tomás Mac an Rí
Scenery Seosamh Ó Domhnaill
Scenery Cathal Ó Cearnaigh
Voice Over Seán Mac Giollarnáth
Publicity Pádraig Ó Baoill (1)
Voice Over Gearóid Ó hArtagáin

TRANSLATIONS

  • Published in Irish as

  • Title

    Cóta Bán Chríost/ The Order of Melchizedek

  • Year

    1966

  • Published By

    Sáirséal agus Dill

  • Address

    Baile Átha Cliath
    Republic of Ireland

RIGHTS INFORMATION

  • Territory

    All Territories

  • Rights Type

    All Rights

  • Contact

    Críostóir Ó Floinn

  • Address

    47 Páirc Arnold, Gleann na gCaorach
    Dún Laoghaire
    Co Bhaile Átha Cliath
    Republic of Ireland

  • Phone

    +353 (0)1 2854113

SOURCE OF INFORMATION