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Gunna Cam agus Slabhra Óir

Dráma véarsaíochta thrí ghníomh.

OVERVIEW

  • Playwright

    Seán Ó Tuama 

  • Setting

    Caisleán an Dónallaigh i Leithbhearr, Tír Chonaill sa seú haois déag.

  • Synopsis

    This is a historical drama, set in 16th century Ireland at a time when the old Gaelic chiefs were surrendering to the English one by one. Chieftain Mánas Ó Dónaill is trying to broker a deal which will put an end to the fighting but can he persuade the other chieftans or his own immediate family to agree terms?

  • Play Type

    Plays General

    Number Of Acts

    Full-Length

  • Cast Size Male

    23

  • Cast Size Female

    8

  • Cast Notes

    Is féidir dúbláil a dhéanamh. Tá slua i gceist freisin.

ORIGINAL PRODUCTION

Original Cast  
Duine den tslua Joan O'Hara
Sir John Fitzwilliam T.P. McKenna
Calbhach Peadar Lamb
Duine den tslua Ronnie Masterson
An Gallchobharach Ray McAnally
Duine den tslua Angela Newman
Caitríona Máire Ní Dhomhnaill
An tAth Eoghan Edward Golden
Conchúrach Shligigh Geoff Golden
Mánas Ó Dónaill Micheál Ó Briain
Crossán Micheál Ó hAonghusa
Duine den tslua Charles Roberts
Duine den tslua Charles Kearney
An Baoilleach Liam Ó Foghlú
Duine den tslua Doreen Madden
An Beirneach Vincent Dowling
Duine den tslua Eithne Lydon
Duine den tslua Morgan Redmond
Eileanór Nic Ghearailt Bríd Ní Loinsigh (1)
Mac an Bhaird Daire de Paor
Duine den tslua Éadaoin Ní Cheallaigh
Seanán Pádraig Mac Léid
Mac Ruairí Rory Kilkenny
An Suibhneach Seán Ó Maonaigh
Mac Suibhne Fánach Seán Ó Maonaigh
Duine den tslua Gilibeart Mac an tSaoir
Duine den tslua Brian Ó Faoláin
Duine den tslua Vailintín Ó Manacháin
Duine den tslua Pádraig Ó Longaigh
Duine den tslua Roibeard Mac Comaidh
Duine den tslua Ábrae Ó Maolalaí
Production Team  
Director Tomás Mac Anna
Designer Tomás Mac Anna
Music by Seán Ó Riada
Stage Manager Seán Ó Maonaigh

TRANSLATIONS

  • Published in Irish as

  • Title

    Gunna Cam agus Slabhra Óir

  • Year

    1964

  • Published By

    Sáirséal agus Dill

  • Address

    Baile Átha Cliath
    Republic of Ireland

  • ISBN

    O 902563297

RIGHTS INFORMATION

  • Not Found

SOURCE OF INFORMATION

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