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OVERVIEW

  • Playwright

    Labhrás Mac Brádaigh 

  • Setting

    Seomra scíth i bhfomhuireán (1942)

  • Notes

    Cuireadh leis an dráma seo agus léiríodh an leagan sin faoin teideal 'Céad Feadha Síos' in Amharclann na Mainistreach i 1957.

  • Synopsis

    The hour of destiny has arrived for the sailors trapped on board a submarine - how they each cope with the impending tragedy is the subject of the play. The Captain has given his men sleeping tablets to ease their death but the doctor is morally opposed to this. We are left to make a judgement on the Captain's actions.

  • Play Type

    Plays General

    Number Of Acts

    One Act

  • Cast Size Male

    7

ORIGINAL PRODUCTION

Original Cast  
Édolf Labhrás Mac Brádaigh
Tóiní Seán Mac Tighearnáin
Maois an Chreidimh Doiminic Ó Laoghaire
Cearrbhach Frits Seán Óg Mac Gearailt
Carlos Pádraig Ó Coileáin
An Dochtúir Rúdolf Pádraig Mac a' Bhaird
Captaon Cairl Séamus Ó Caomhánaigh
Production Team  
Director Pádraig Mac a' Bhaird

TRANSLATIONS

  • Published in Irish as

  • Title

    Céad Feadha Síos

  • Year

    1953

  • 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

UNPUBLISHED SCRIPTS

  • Contact

    Not Found

RIGHTS INFORMATION

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SOURCE OF INFORMATION

Fuarthas an t-eolas seo ón gclár don chéad léiriú, ó Stair Dhrámaíocht na Gaeilge 1900-1970 le P Ó Siadhail agus ó ghearrthóga nuachta.