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Grangecolman

OVERVIEW

  • Playwright

    Edward Martyn 

  • Synopsis

    Catherine Devlin is the ‘new Irish woman’, who, although born into the nobility, struggles to establish herself as a champion of women’s rights.

  • Play Type

    Plays General

    Number Of Acts

    Full-Length

  • Cast Notes

    The casting of Constance Markievicz in the key role was established through press cuttings of the time. At present, we have no futher details of the cast and characters of this play.

ORIGINAL PRODUCTION

Original Cast  
Catherine Devlin Constance Markiewicz
Production Team  
Produced by Casimir Dunin Markievicz

PUBLISHED SCRIPTS

  • Title

    Grangecolman; a domestic drama in three acts

  • Year

    1912

  • Published By

    Maunsel

  • Address

    Dublin
    Republic of Ireland

RIGHTS INFORMATION

  • Copyright Expired

SOURCE OF INFORMATION

The details of the productions of the Independent Theatre Company repertoire are as yet incomplete in the Irish Playography. In compiling the list of productions, we have used various sources including The Alternative Dramatic Revival in Ireland by Karen Vandevelde, Thomas MacDonagh, a Critical Biography by Johann A. Norstedt, A Century of Irish Drama: Widening the Stage edited by Eileen M Morgan, Shakir Mustafa, Stephen Watt and printed play texts and contemporary press cuttings.