Programme for One Act Festival, November 2023

Adjudicator: Mr Paddy Farrelly, ADA

St. Brigid's Hall Theatre, Tubbercurry
16th, 17th & 18th November 2023
Nightly at 8.00pm 

Tickets available at Theatre Box Office during the festival
Season €25, Nightly €12, Concession €10.


Group Play Author Section  

Thursday 16th November, 8pm        
The Breffni Players
Co. Leitrim.
"Being Norwegian" David Greig Open  
Glenamaddy Players
Co. Galway.
"The Henhouse" Tara Maria Lovette Confined  
Cloonacool Players,
Co. Sligo. 
"The Quiet Land" Malachy McKenna Confined  

Friday 17th November, 8pm        
The Ray Leonard Players
Co. Mayo.
" A Night Without Stars" Carl Nuzum Confined  
Butt Drama Circle
Co. Donegal.
"The Root of All Evil" Conor Malone Open  
Oakhill Players
Co. Clare.
"The Chip Van Plays Dixie" Robert Iles Confined  
Saturday 18th November, 8pm        
Cornmill Theatre  
Co. Leitrim.
"Clarity at Last" Charlie McGuinness Open  
Conna Drama Group
Co. Cork.
"Bobby Gould in Hell" David Mamet Confined  
Corofin Dramatic Society
Co. Clare.
"Opening Night" John Clancy Open  


Click below for synopsis of plays
Adjudicator - Mr Paddy Farrelly, ADA

Paddy is the Technical Manager at the Ramor Theatre Virginia and Townhall Theatre Cavan. He has been involved in theatre for over 20 years, qualifying for the confined finals on many occasions. Paddy directed Trad by Mark Doherty for Millrace Drama Group to win the Claregalway cup and the confined finals in 2013. Having worked in direction, acting and production he holds a vast knowledge and experience of theatre and the amateur drama circuitPaddy holds a MA in Theatre Studies from University College Dublin.