Halloween

A One Act  version of The Sorcerer’s Tale

Playwright: John Scotland

First Performed : Kiltimagh, Firday November 4th

Produced By :  Philip Cribbin

Awards:
2nd Place in One Act All Ireland Finals, Carlow December 2nd

Actors : John Mannion (Brother Barnabus), John Noone (Brother Donatus), Vincent Moran (Abbot Martin), Malachy Noone (Brother Simon), Carmel Kenny (Helen of Troy), Ann Moran (Jenny O’ Brien),  Ann Greaney (Salome) Mary McCarthy (Lady Alice Mackey)

Crew :

Stage Manager: Tom Spellman
Set Design : Philip Cribbin
Set Construction: Tom Spellman
Lights: Francis Moran
Sound Jimmy Moran
Special Effects: Mike Graham
Make -up: Mary Fleming, Bridie Grealish
Props: Mary Cribbin
Costumes: Mary Duggan
Stage Crew: Brid Conneely, JJ Conneely , Liz Hession, Michael Fleming

The Sorcerer’s Tale

The play is set in a large cell in Machaire Bui Abbey in 1462, a time when the monastic ideal was somewhat in decline. Brother Barnabas , the abbey alchemist and his friends Brother Donatus and Brother Simon, are anxious to please the Abbot who is busy trying to impress an important visitor.

An experiment does not turn out as expected and strange things begin to happen. In their attempts to rectify matters they discover that the cure is worse than the disease….

Playwright: John Scotland

First Performed : Moneenageisha

Produced By :  Philip Cribbin

Awards:
Special Effects – Galway Drama Festival March 3rd;
Best Character  Actor: Mike Hession – Loughrea 7th March ;
Best Play, Best Director – Claregalway Drama Festival March 14th;
Best Play, Adjudicators Effects Award  – Claremorris March 18th;
Best Play, Most Promising Actor: Malachy Noone – Glenamaddy Festival March 21st;
5th Place in ADCI All Ireland Finals, Chareville April 13th

Actors : John Mannion (Brother Barnabus), John Noone (Brother Donatus), Vincent Moran (Abbot Martin), Malachy Noone (Brother Simon), Carmel Kenny (Helen of Troy), Ann Moran (Jenny O’ Brien), Mike Hession (Brother Marcus), Michael Fleming (Sir Andrew Mackey) Ann Greaney (Salome) Angela Commins (Lady Alice Mackey)

Crew :

Stage Manager: Tom SpellmanMichael Fleming,
Set Design : Philip Cribbin
Set Construction: Tom Spellman
Lights: Francis Moran
Sound Jimmy Moran
Special Effects: Mike Graham
Make -up: Mary Fleming, Bridie Grealish
Props: Mary Cribbin
Costumes: Mary Duggan
Stage Crew: Brid Conneely, JJ Conneely , Liz Hession, Mary McCarthy