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Election Night


  • Playwright

    Donal Courtney 

  • Synopsis

    A TD fights for his political life, but he harbours a secret, his own personal Chappaquiddick. The past is about to catch up with him and tonight he must confront his demons.

  • Play Type

    Plays General

    Number Of Acts

    One Act

  • Cast Size Male


Original Production

Original Cast  
Tomás Cahill Edward Coughlan
Henry Emmet Kirwan
Denis Micheál Ó Gruagáin
Production Team  
Director Joan Sheehy
Designer Caitríona Ní Mhurchú
Producer Caitríona Ní Mhurchú
Lighting Kelly Campbell
Set Construction Bill Robinson
Graphic Design Kelly Campbell
Photography Kelly Campbell

Published Scripts

Rights Information

  • Territory

    All Territories

  • Rights Type

    All Rights

  • Contact

    Donal Courtney

  • Address

    Apt 48, The Tramyard, Inchicore,
    Dublin 8
    Republic of Ireland

  • Phone

    + 353 (0)86 959 7673

  • Email


Source Of Information

The information for this entry was taken from the original production programme and promotional flyer.