The Playboy of the Western World

Kilrush Drama Group performed The Playboy of the Western World at Kilmuckridge, Rush, Lislea, Rocommon, Gorey, Rathangan and Cavan Drama Festivals on the 2011 Circuit.

Congratulations to all involved who won awards including; Best Supporting Actor for both Alan O’ Neill and Michael Dunbar; Best Comedy Moment; Best Costumes for Jacinta Kavanagh; Best Actress for Ellie Condren; Best Lighting for Kevin McEvoy and Best Set.


Pegeen Mike Ellie Condren
Shawn Keogh Alan O’ Neill
Michael James Maurice Ruth
Jimmy Farrell James Doran
Philly Cullen PJ Arthur
Christy Mahon Mark Doran
Widow Quin Cathy Tighe
Susan Brady Cora Byrne
Nelly Katie Dunbar
Honor Blake Máire Doran
Sara Tansey Shelly Behan
Old Mahon Michael Dunbar
Town Crier Joe Sinnott
Peasants Maeve Hunter, Billy Molloy, Jose Dowse, Anne Sheridan


Directed by Michael Byrne
Stage Manager Tommy Kavanagh
Set Construction Ger Byrne, Owen Lydon, Martin Breen
Set Decor Maeve Hunter
Lighting Kevin McEvoy
Sound Stephen Ellis
Make-up Lorna Doran, Marion O’ Toole, Sorcha Howell, Máire Doran
Costumes Jacinta Kavanagh
Stage Crew Roy Douglas, Ger Byrne, Billy Molloy, Michael Kelly, Stephen Ellis