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The Antonietta


  • Playwright

    John Good  Maurice Good 

  • Setting

    Set on board 'The Antonietta', a ship in the eastern Meditteranean.

  • Synopsis

    In this version of the Deirdre legend Kazantzsis(Conchubhar), a Greek merchant millionaire, thinks he has gotten over the old lustful crush on Toni(Deirdre) some years earlier. He arranges through Howard(Ferdia), the front man for his legitimate business deals, to have a reunion on board his yacht with Toni and Nathan(Naoise).

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Original Production

Original Cast  
Toni Sorcha Cusack
Howard Seamus Forde
Andreas Richard Seager
Nathan Emmet Bergin
First Steward Liam Burke
Kazantzsis Maurice Good
Costas Cos Egan
Production Team  
Director Chloe Gibson
Settings by John Hickson
Assistant Manager Ann O'Connor
Technical Director Robert Heade
Stage Manager Yvette Hally
Assistant Stage Manager Alan Richardson
Assistant Stage Manager Mary Kearns
Stage Carpenter Kevin Hudson
Stage Carpenter Fred West
Wardrobe Mistress Eileen Long
Chief Electrician Arthur Jones
Chief Electrician Albert Cassells

Rights Information

  • Territory

    All Territories

  • Rights Type

    All Rights

  • Contact

    Gate Theatre

  • Address

    Cavendish Row
    Dublin 1
    Co. Dublin
    Republic of Ireland

  • Phone

    +353 (0)1 874 4045 (box office)

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Source Of Information

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