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Them Wot Live at 62


  • Playwright

    Raymond Macken 

  • Setting

    Bedsitter in a hovel somewhere around the Swiss Cottage area of London.

  • Synopsis

    The story of Donal, an Irish immigrant, who sleeps with one woman while keeping himself for another woman, who is living in the spare room. Sleeping on the floor is a man named Daisy. Donal's brother, Rory, arrives from Ireland and disrupts the foursome.

  • Play Type

    Plays General

    Number Of Acts


Original Production

  • Date of First Production

    October 1968

  • Production Notes

    Presented by Alcantra Productions at the Dublin Theatre Festival
  • Producer

  • Original Venue

  • Venue Notes

    This play took place in the Irish Life Theatre.

Original Cast  
Daisy Niall O'Brien(1)
Rory Raymond Macken
Donal David Liddy
Unspecified Character(s) Nicola Rowley
Unspecified Character(s) Sarah Dearsley
Unspecified Character(s) Geula Jeffet
Production Team  
Director Frank J. Bailey
Set George Gavan Duffy

Rights Information

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Source Of Information

The source for this entry comes from contemporary press cuttings.