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No More in Dust


  • Playwright

    John B. Keane 

  • Setting

    A Bed-sitter in Dublin.

  • Synopsis

    The story of Philly and Madge, two country girls in Dublin city. Philly is living life to the full, while Madge is waiting for her ideal man, who comes in the shape of a drunken Kerryman, up for the match in Croke Park.

  • Play Type

    Plays General

    Number Of Acts


  • Cast Size Male


  • Cast Size Female


Original Production

  • Date of First Production

    September 1961

  • Producer

    Produced in association with Orion Productions and Dublin Theatre Festival

  • Original Venue

  • Venue Notes

    Performed at the Gas Company Theatre, Dun Laoghaire, Co. Dublin.

Original Cast  
Rowley Eamon Morrissey
Maurice Browne Desmond Perry
Jimmy Rinn Gerry Sullivan
Madge Reidy Ann Rowan
Philly Colette Dunne
Sidney Michael Dunne
Liam Alan Parker
Production Team  
Director Barry Cassin
Settings by Robert Heade
Producer Phyllis Ryan
Stage Manager Patricia McAuley
Assistant Stage Manager Eamon Morrissey
PR Dahna Davis

Rights Information

  • Territory

    All Territories

  • Rights Type

    All Rights

  • Contact

    Billy Keane

  • Address

    Main Street
    Co. Kerry
    Republic of Ireland

  • Phone

    + 353 (0)68 21127

  • Territory

    All Territories

  • Rights Type


  • Contact

    Drama League of Ireland

  • Address

    Mill Theatre
    Dundrum Town Centre
    Dundrum, Dublin 16
    Republic of Ireland

  • Phone

    +353 (0)1 2969343

  • Email

  • Website

Source Of Information

The source for this entry is the production programme and contemporary press cuttings.