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Shadow of a Gunman Now Showing At The Lyric

The Shadow of a Gunman by Sean O’Casey.  “…what danger can there be in being the shadow of a gunman?” In Sean O’Casey’s vibrant and poignant classic comedy, Donal Davoren wrestles with his poetry as he struggles to find peace in a crowded Dublin tenement. Outside, Ireland descends into a…

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The Shadow of a Gunman Coming To The Lyric Theatre

The Shadow of a Gunman … what danger can there be in being the shadow of a gunman? In Sean O’Casey’s vibrant and poignant classic comedy, Donal Davoren wrestles with his poetry as he struggles to find peace in a crowded Dublin tenement. Outside, Ireland descends into a vicious guerrilla…

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Opera House Performance of The Plough and the Stars Reviewed

The Plough and the Stars Reviewed by George Fleeton ON September 18, at the Grand Opera House Belfast, I managed to catch up with the Dublin Abbey Theatre’s touring production of The Plough and the Stars (which finishes in Limerick on November 03). This was one of Sean O’Casey’s attempts…

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