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  • Playwright

    Grace Dyas 

  • Setting

    St Michael's Estate, Dublin, 1916-2013

  • Synopsis

    Commissioned by Dublin City Council to mark the regeneration of St Michael's Estate, History tells the story of the area, from the aftermath of the 1916 Easter Rising, when revolutionaries were held at a military barracks on the site, through various social-housing uses, and regeneration failures, up to the present day.

  • Play Type

    Plays General

    Number Of Acts


Original Production

Original Cast  
Performer Gerard Kelly
Performer Louise Lewis
Performer Barry O'Connor
Performer Lauren Larkin
Performer Shane Byrne
Production Team  
Director Grace Dyas
Lighting Designer Eoin Winning
Producer Aisling Murray
Costume Designer Emma Fraser
Musical Director Seán Millar
Art Director Doireann Coady
Assistant Producer Oisin McKenna
Production Manager Adam Fitzsimons
Stage Manager Tom Mullan
Associate Director Louise White
Marketing Rebecca Guinnane
Video Director Joe Lee

Unpublished Scripts

Rights Information

  • Territory

    All Territories

  • Rights Type

    All Rights

  • Contact


  • Address

    c/o Project Arts Centre,
    39 East Essex Street, Temple Bar, Dublin 2
    Co. Dublin
    Republic of Ireland

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