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An Grádh agus an Garda

OVERVIEW

  • Playwright

    Máiréad Ní Ghráda 

  • Synopsis

    A farce about marriage and mistaken identity. This play tells the story of the Kennedy family and the ruction that ensues when the nephew of a friend comes to visit. The nephew Seán Ó Néill has been imprisoned for kicking a garda and he has arranged for his friend Seán Ó Ceallaigh to stay with the Kennedys so that his aunt will not discover his crime.

  • Play Type

    Plays General

    Number Of Acts

    One Act

  • Cast Notes

    Níor aimsíodh clár don dráma seo agus mar sin níl eolas cruinn faoin fhoireann ar fáil ag an bpointe seo

ORIGINAL PRODUCTION

  • Date of First Production

    02 November 1937

  • Production Notes

    Aisteoirí Chraobh Moibhí a bhí i mbun an léirithe.

  • Producer

    Produced by An Comhar Drámaíochta

  • Original Venue

    Abbey Theatre/Amharclann na Mainistreach

  • Venue Notes

    Léiríodh an dráma ar stáitse na Péacóige.

  • Irish Premiere Notes

    Bhí dhá dhráma eile ar an stáitse an oíche chéanna, mar atá 'Siamsa Gaedheal'agus 'An Béar'.

Original Cast  
Ball den Fhoireann Máire Ní Dhubhagáin
Ball den Fhoireann Éamonn de Barra
Ball den Fhoireann Caitlín Ní Chinnéide
Ball den Fhoireann Eibhlín Ní Mhurchadha
Ball den Fhoireann S Ó Súilleabháin
Production Team  
Director Éamonn de Barra

TRANSLATIONS

  • Published in Irish as

  • Title

    An Grá agus An Garda

  • Year

    1937

  • 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 ó 'Máiréad Ní Ghráda: Ceannródaí Drámaíochta' le Siobhán Ní Bhrádaigh agus ó ghearrthóga nuachta.