Sunday 30th September 2018

 

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Coach departs hotel for Thoor Ballylee

Troublesome Women: Wise Women and Witches in the Plays of Lady Gregory and Marina Carr

Dr. Melissa Sihra, Head of Drama and Assistant Professor of Drama, Trinity College Dublin. 

Tea/Coffee

 

Film from the Irish Film Institute Archive -

Cradle Of Genius (1959/42 mins/B+W)
Academy Award-nominated film, written by Frank O’Connor, produced by Tom Hayes. A history of the Abbey Theatre & Irish theatre culture in the late 1950s as fondly remembered by leading lights Siobhán McKenna, Maureen Delaney, Harry Brogan, Eithne Dunne, Barry Fitzgerald, Seán O’Casey. Director: Paul Rotha.

Introduced by Lelia Doolan, Yeats Thoor Ballylee board member and former Artistic Director of the Abbey Theatre.

 

 

Lunch

 

"The Loves of Lady Gregory" – The Curlew Players.

Farewell to our Friends until 2019!

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Thoor Ballylee.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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