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Giolla an tSoluis

OVERVIEW

  • Playwright

    Máiréad Ní Ghráda 

  • Synopsis

    The story of the Daly family and the parents' attempts to make a match for their eldest son Colum with a local girl who has a good dowry. Colum's friend in America wills him a lot of money and he now has the freedom to do whatever he wants. Does it bring him happiness?

  • Play Type

    Plays General

    Number Of Acts

    Full-Length

  • Cast Size Male

    8

  • Cast Size Female

    8

ORIGINAL PRODUCTION

Original Cast  
Cailín Ronnie Masterson
Cáit Ní Dhálaigh Siobhán McKenna
Nóirín Ní Loingsigh Máire Ní Dhomhnaill
Taidhgín Ó Cathasaigh Micheál Ó Briain
Bríd, Bean Uí Dhálaigh Bríd Ní Loinsigh (1)
Lean Máirín Ní Shúilleabháin
Cailín Padraigín Ní Mhaidín
Giolla an tSoluis Donnchadha Ó Deaghaidh
Dochtúir Liam Ó Ceallaigh
Cailín Sile Ní Mhainín
Micheál Ó Dálaigh Séamus Mac Conlocha
Seán Bán Seán Ó Maonaigh
Colum Ó Dálaigh Pádraig Ó Ruairc
Muiris Ó Cléirigh Conchubhar Ó Seaghdha
Peadar Ó Sé Micheál Ó Gríofa
Cailín Cara Ní Dhonnchadha
Production Team  
Director Frank Dermody
Set Alicia Sweetman
Stage Manager Udolphus Wright

TRANSLATIONS

  • Published in Irish as

  • Title

    Giolla an tSoluis

  • Year

    1954

  • 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

RIGHTS INFORMATION

  • Territory

    All Territories

  • Rights Type

    All Rights

  • Contact

    Éamonn Ó Ciosáin

  • Address

    8, Arda Weston/Weston Heights
    Leamhcán
    Co. Bhaile Átha Cliath
    Republic of Ireland

  • Phone

    +353 (0) 860798268

  • Email

    eociosain@gmail.com

SOURCE OF INFORMATION

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