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  • Playwright


  • Author Notes

    Devised by the company.
  • Synopsis

    An exploration of a variety of themes found in An Lebor Gabala (The Book Of Invasions).

  • Play Type

    Physical/Devised Theatre

    Number Of Acts


  • Cast Size Male


  • Cast Size Female


Original Production

  • Date of First Production

    28 September 1987

  • Production Notes

    Presented by Trademark Productions, created and performed bt Íomhá Ildánach.
  • Producer

    Produced by Iomha Ildanach

  • Original Venue

    Lombard St. Studio

Original Cast  
Eriu Carolanne Henry
Nuada Lamhairgid Niall Ó Sioradáin
Miach Seamus McKenna
Breas an Ailleacht Seamus Moran
Dian Frank Maurer
Morrigan Na Badb Anna Newsome
Production Team  
Director Matthew Skinner
Designer Frank Maurer
Designer Matthew Skinner
Lighting Designer Matthew Skinner
Costume Designer Ger Scully
Costume Designer Janet O'Leary
Text by Niall Ó Sioradáin
Musical Director Frank Maurer
Lighting Assistant Tony Murphy
Masks Frank Maurer
PR Richard Seager
PR Niall Ó Sioradáin
Marketing Carolanne Henry
Marketing Anna Newsome

Unpublished Scripts

Rights Information

Source Of Information

Information for this entry was taken from the original production programme, and from the 1987 Dublin Theatre Festival programme.