Hear what audience members had to say about the opening performance of Bailegangaire at the Backstage Theatre (starts at 1.03 minutes into the trailer).
NB: contains strong language.
“few dramas come with as much power or urgency as Bailegangaire” Bailegangaire opens tonight (9 Sept) at the Backstage Theatre, Longford.
Here is the trailer for Bailegangaire. The Irish tour opens on Fri 9 and Sat 10 September 2016 at the Backstage Theatre, Longford before embarking on a nationwide tour. Tour dates Backstage Theatre, Longford Friday 9 – Saturday 10 September 2016 8:00pm Ticket Prices: €18/€16 Phone: 0433347888 www.backstage.ie Civic Theatre, Tallaght Wednesday 14 – Thursday 15 September 2016 8:00pm Ticket Prices: €18/€16 Phone: 01 4627477 www.civictheatre.ie Roscommon Arts Centre Friday 16 – Saturday 17 September 2016… Read More
Padraic McIntyre recently wrote about his history with Tom Murphy on the Civic Theatre’s blog: “Some years ago I had the privilege of directing ‘Conversations on a Homecoming’, by Tom Murphy for NOMAD/Livin Dred and sat with Tom in his study discussing the play. My Theatrical hero, my playwriting idol, sitting before me. And Tom like his plays didn’t disappoint. He was funny, witty, intelligent, sharp, abrasive, contrary and very very generous. A couple… Read More
Check out these audio clips from Bailegangaire, originally recorded and broadcast on RTE’s Arena, 25 August 2016.
NOMAD IN ASSOCIATION WITH LIVIN’ DRED THEATRE CO. presents BAILEGANGAIRE by Tom Murphy Directed by Padraic McIntyre On tour from 9th September to 8th October 2016 nationwide. “Let ye be settling now, my fondlings, and I will be giving ye a nice story tonight when I finish this. For isn’t it a good one?” This is a major new touring production of Bailegangaire, first performed by Druid Theatre Company in 1985. Directed… Read More