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The Arts Council Playography Na Gaeilge


Gemini Productions


  • Description

    Gemini Productions was formed in 1960 by Phyllis Ryan and Norman Rodway to produce new and established Irish drama, and international modern and classical plays. A considerably influential force in Irish theatre for several decades, among its final productions were 'The Matchmakers' (Irish tour, 2001) and Ghosts (Tivoli Theatre and on tour, 1993)


  • Founder

    Phyllis Ryan


    Norman Rodway

New Irish Plays Produced By Gemini Productions

Play Title Playwright
A Borderline Case Harry Barton
A Christmas Carol Tomás Mac Anna Charles Dickens
A Keane Sense of Humour Joe O'Donnell John B. Keane
Adapted from the writings of John B. Keane.
Big Maggie John B. Keane
Boat People Dillie Keane
Bonfire Joe O'Donnell
Cemented With Love Tomás Mac Anna Sam Thompson
Adapted from Thompson's teleplay of the same name which was first broadcast on the BBC in 1965.
Cop-Out David Hayes(1)
Crooked in the Car Seat Brian Lynch
Defence in Depth Patrick Riddell
Dublin One Hugh Leonard James Joyce
Based on Short Stories by James Joyce
Ghosts Thomas Kilroy Henrik Ibsen
Adapted from Ibsen's original play.
Gone Tomorrow Tom Coffey
King of the Castle Eugene McCabe
Little City Séamus Byrne
McRoarty T.D. Fergus Linehan (1)
Mick and Mick Hugh Leonard
Noone Joe O'Donnell
On Trial Máiréad Ní Ghráda
Translated from the Irish by the author
Pull Down a Horseman Eugene McCabe
Stephen D. Hugh Leonard James Joyce
The Au Pair Man Hugh Leonard
The Barracks Hugh Leonard John McGahern
The Brother Eamon Morrissey Flann O'Brien
The Change in Mame Fadden John B. Keane
The Chastitute John B. Keane
The Dead Hugh Leonard James Joyce
Based on the short story of the same name, first published in 1914.
The Devil's Own People Patrick Galvin
The Dosshouse Waltz Aodhán Madden
The Family Way Hugh Leonard Eugène Labiche
Adapted from "Celimare, Le Bien-Aime" by Eugene Labiche
The Field John B. Keane
The Giant Lobelia Harry Barton
The Inside Trap Joe O'Donnell
The Late Arrival of the Incoming Aircraft Hugh Leonard
The Order of Melchizedek Críostóir Ó Floinn
The Orphans Tom Murphy (1)
The Passion of Peter Ginty Hugh Leonard Henrik Ibsen
A new version of the original play Peer Gynt by Henrik Ibsen
The Patrick Pearse Motel Hugh Leonard
The Poker Session Hugh Leonard
The Private Death of a Queen Aodhán Madden
The Saints go Cycling In Hugh Leonard Flann O'Brien
Who Do You Love, Mrs Munch? Kevin Grattan
Zoz Joe O'Donnell