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Playboy of the Western World
Fo'castle Theatre, Dominick Street, Galway


Christopher Mahon...Mick Lally
Old Mahon...Pat Connaughton
Michael James Flaherty...Padraic Mulholland
Margaret Flaherty...Maryanne McGrath
Shawn Keogh...Séan McGinley
Widow Quinn...Marie Mullen
Philly Cullen...Paul O'Neill
Jimmy Farrell...Eamon Kelly
Sara Tansey...Orna Garvey
Susan Brady...Catherine Phillips
Honor Blake...Gai Matthews

Production Team

Set Construction...Pat Connaughton, Padraic Mulholland, Séan McGinley
Set Painting...Michael O’Sullivan
Costumes & Props...Maryanne McGrath, Marie Mullen
Poster & Programme Design...Marian Coady

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Playboy of the Western World
A play by J.M. Synge
Directed by: Garry Hynes
Design: Garry Hynes
Lighting Design: Donal Hynes
'A landmark production...A company with the ensemble feel of the Abbey at it's best...The performances are all exceptional' The Times London
'A triumph...A production of painstaking detail that is wonderfully refreshing and should not be missed' Sunday Tribune
'A masterful Playboy...magnificant...a production against which all future productions must measure only problem in this review is where to begin my can only stand back and applaud Druid, the best theatre company in the land' Irish Press
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