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Seven Men and a Dog


  • Playwright

    Niall Sheridan 

  • Setting

    The action takes place in the day room of a remote civic police station.

  • Synopsis

    Three Gardaí and a Sergeant have a quite life at an out of the way station. All four want a transfer away from the boredom and need everything to go well for a while. Things begin to fall apart when a stranger arrives and confesses to murder.

  • Play Type

    Plays General

    Number Of Acts


  • Cast Size Male


Original Production

Original Cast  
Guard Crowley T.P. McKenna
Baron McDonnell Edward Golden
Guard Flanagan Micheál Ó Briain
Guard Downey Micheál Ó hAonghusa
Sergeant Ryan Philip O'Flynn
Reporter Pat Layde
Stranger Frank Morton
Production Team  
Settings by Tomás Mac Anna
Produced by Ria Mooney
Stage Manager Sean Mooney(2)

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Source Of Information

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