Buy the original program for the play. Excellent condition.
Thomas Kilroy’s hugely entertaining play recalls the glorious days of the fit-up companies touring Ireland with everything from Shakespeare to melodrama.
‘Europe is in the grip of World War II. Mankind has gone into battle. Ireland declares an emergency. It is a time of glimmer men and black bread; ration books and rumours of invasion; L.D.F. patrols and Step Together weeks. For one rural Irish town things will never be the same again. Not because of the war, but because Madame MacAdam has arrived, the wonderful Madame MacAdam and her troupe of travelling players …’