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An Cleamhnas


  • Playwright

    Douglas Hyde (Dubhghlas de hÍde) 

  • Setting

    Cisteannach tí feilméara

  • Synopsis

    Cáit loves Diarmuid and Diarmuid loves Cáit. Cáit's father has other plans, however, and sets up a match with the lazy drunkard son of his old croney, Peadar Ó Giobaláin. Cáit is distraught, but her mother sees a way out ...

  • Play Type

    Plays General

    Number Of Acts

    One Act

  • Cast Size Male


  • Cast Size Female


Original Production

Original Cast  
Seáinín Ní Fios
Cáit Ní Fios
Máthair Cháit Ní Fios
Athair Cháit Ní Fios
Diarmuid Ní Fios
Peadar Ó Giobaláin Ní Fios

Published Scripts

  • Title

    An Cleamhnas

  • Year


  • Published By

    An Gúm

  • Address

    Foras na Gaeilge, 7 Cearnóg Mhuirfean
    Baile Átha Cliath 2
    Baile Átha Cliath
    Republic of Ireland

  • Phone

    1850 325 325 / 0845 309 8142 (TÉ)

  • Email


  • Title

    Selected Plays of Douglas Hyde. With translations by Lady Gregory. Chosen and with an introduction by Gareth W. Dunleavy and Janet Egleson Dunleavy

  • Year


  • Published By

    Colin Smythe Ltd.

  • Address

    P.O. Box 6
    Gerrards Cross
    Buckinghamshire SL9 8XA

  • Phone

    + 44 1753 886000

  • Email


  • Website


  • ISBN


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Unpublished Scripts

  • Contact

    An Comhlachas Náisiúnta Drámaíochta

  • Address

    Tulach na hÉigse
    Camus Conamara
    Republic of Ireland

  • Phone

    00353 91 574 146

  • Website


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Source Of Information

Fuarthas an t-eolas seo ón leabhar 'Stair Dhrámaíocht na Gaeilge 1900-1970' le Pádraig Ó Siadhail