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Waiting Night


  • Playwright

    P.S. Loughlin 

  • Synopsis

    A murder takes place in an outhouse on the Murrays' farm. The officials set up shop in the kitchen of the farmhouse where the investigation is to be based. As each member of the Murray household comes under the spotlight we begin to see the cracks in their family life.

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Original Production

Original Cast  
Rose Murray Joan O'Hara
Sergeant Peter Clarke T.P. McKenna
Mrs. Coyle Angela Newman
Ned Walsh Harry Brogan
Det. Inspector Moore Edward Golden
John Murray Micheál Ó hAonghusa
Charlie Kerr Pat Layde
Michael Murray Vincent Dowling
Martha Murray Eileen Crowe
Production Team  
Settings by Tomás Mac Anna
Produced by Frank Dermody
Stage Manager Sean Mooney(2)

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