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  • Templebar, Dublin
  • Ireland

Seán O'Casey's life in and leaving of Dublin

Written By Eddie Naughton

Performed By Ronan Wilmot

Set in his house in Devon when Seán O'Casey is 78 years of age.

This is a story of O’Casey’s life growing up in Dublin while political and artistic life was fermenting that eventually led to The Great Lock Out of 1913, The Easter Rising of 1916 and The Great War 1914-1918 – All events influenced Sean O’Casey and led him to write the four world classic plays - The Shadow of a GunmanJuno and The PaycockThe Plough And The Stars and  The Silver Tassle.

Ronan Wilmot as Seán O'Casey, will perform this unique story of Ireland's greatest socialist/political playwright. Ronan has acted with The Abbey, The Gate, The Focus, The Project and in the U.K with The Royal Shakespeare Company, The Royal Court, The Young Vic, The Liverpool Playhouse, 7:84 Theatre Company.

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