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The Less We Are Together

OVERVIEW

  • Playwright

    John O'Donovan 

  • Setting

    Set in the Office of the Taoiseach.

  • Synopsis

    In this blend of farce, melodrama and satire the newly elected Taoiseach has offered the people a new answer to the question of Northern Ireland and partition - Rejoin the United Kingdom.

  • Play Type

    Plays General

  • Number Of Acts

    Full-Length

  • Cast Size Male

    11

  • Cast Size Female

    6

ORIGINAL PRODUCTION

Original Cast  
Sir Jonas Wales Harry Brogan
Ponsonby Foxglove Vincent Dowling
British Ambassador Bill Foley
Felix Battersby Edward Golden
Russian Visitor Geoff Golden
Angela Titmarsh Marie Kean
Garda Sergeant Peadar Lamb
Robert John McGrowl Pat Layde
Secretary Eithne Lydon
Maire De Brún Brid Lynch
Percy Mooney T.P. McKenna
Miranda Watt Angela Newman
Dr. Tom Carton Micheál Ó Briain
Paul Chookam Micheál Ó hAonghusa
Sir Andrew McCoosker Philip O'Flynn
Interpreter Joan O'Hara
Television Announcer Aideen O'Kelly
Russian Visitor Derry Power
Production Team  
Settings by Tomás Mac Anna
Produced by Frank Dermody
Stage Manager Sean Mooney(2)

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SOURCE OF INFORMATION

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