Monday 17 December 2018

'The Big Fella' on stage in Dún Mhuire

Chris Currid playing Michael Collins.
Chris Currid playing Michael Collins.
James McDermott playing Harry Boland and Denise Brennan playing Kitty Kiernan.
Niamh Bolger.

Maria Pepper

Oyster Lane Theatre Company's Festival production of 'Michael Collins: A Musical Drama' opened with a bang in Dún Mhuire Theatre on Monday night and will continue nightly at 8 p.m. until Saturday, October 27.

The award-winning musical which won Best Overall Show in Ireland when it was last performed in 2014, brings to life the events of the 1916 Rising, War of Independence and the Irish Civil War.

It stars Chris Currid, Sean Henley, Denis Brennan, James McDermott and James Dobbs with director Imelda McDonagh, musical director Patrick Claney and choreographer Suzanne O' Leary.

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