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Home is the Hero

OVERVIEW

  • Playwright

    Walter Macken 

  • Setting

    Set in a backstreet in Galway.

  • Synopsis

    After being away in jail for drunken manslaughter, Paddo returns home to his family, a seemingly reformed character. But when he slips back into his old ways he meets resentful opposition from his family.

  • Play Type

    Plays General

    Number Of Acts

    Full-Length

  • Cast Size Male

    5

  • Cast Size Female

    5

ORIGINAL PRODUCTION

Original Cast  
Lily Green Joan O'Hara
Dovetail Harry Brogan
Manchester Bill Foley
Trapper Flynn Edward Golden
Willie Micheál Ó hAonghusa
Bid Marie Kean
Mrs. Green Brid Lynch
Paddo Brian O'Higgins
Josie Ita O' Mahony
Daylia Eileen Crowe
Production Team  
Settings by Vere Dudgeon
Produced by Ria Mooney

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