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Mac a' Stanley

OVERVIEW

  • Playwright

    Aodh Ó Domhnaill 

  • Author Notes

    Aistrithe ó Die Dreigroschenoper [The Threepenny Opera] le Brecht agus Weill.

  • Setting

    Cathair Londan, i measc áiteanna eile.

  • Synopsis

    Macheath (Mackie Messer, or Mack the Knife) marries Polly Peachum. This displeases her father, who controls the beggars of London, and he endeavours to have Macheath hanged. But his moves are hindered by the fact that the chief of police, Tiger Brown, is Macheath's childhood friend.

  • Play Type

    Adaptation/Translation

    Number Of Acts

    Full-Length

  • Cast Size Male

    8

  • Cast Size Female

    8

  • Cast Notes

    Tá ceoltóirí agus amhránaithe san fhoireann freisin.

ORIGINAL PRODUCTION

Original Cast  
Pádraig de Búrca Micheál Ó Gruagáin
Garda Seán Ó Broin
Mac an Fhaighlí Gearóid Ó Mordha
Paidí Úna Ní Chonaire
Bean de Búrca Lelia Ní Chinnéide
Mike Tadhg Ó Conchubhair
Danny Ciarán Ó Feinneadha
Cóilín Seán Ó Ceallaigh
Peige Méadbh Ní Loingsigh
Striapach Berni Ní Bheagáin
Garda Aoileann Ní Chonchubhair
Tomás Ó Máille Dara Ó Tuama
Lucy Bríd Ní Ghruagáin
Jenny Sinéad Nic Stiofáin
Striapach Siobhán Ní Ghaoithín
Dúdaí Jamie Ó Tuama
Production Team  
Director Aodh Ó Domhnaill
Lighting Mike Donohue
Musician Ray Mac Mánais
Musician Con Ó Tuama
Musician Brian Ó Gaibhín
Stage Manager Siobhán Ní Ghaoithín

UNPUBLISHED SCRIPTS

  • Contact

    Aodh Ó Domhnaill

  • Address

    14 Geata na Sailí
    Dún Droma, BÁC 16
    Co Átha Cliath
    Republic of Ireland

  • Phone

    00353 1 2885529

  • Email

    aodomhnaill@gmail.com

RIGHTS INFORMATION

  • Territory

    All Territories

  • Rights Type

    All Rights

  • Contact

    Aodh Ó Domhnaill

  • Address

    14 Geata na Sailí
    Dún Droma, BÁC 16
    Co Átha Cliath
    Republic of Ireland

  • Phone

    00353 1 2885529

  • Email

    aodomhnaill@gmail.com

SOURCE OF INFORMATION