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For the first two years of this decade the show was kept on the road, bad debts were paid off and finances of the club improved by the efforts of the local convent chaplain, Fr. Again in , Barry held a course for Producers in St. Email or Phone Password Forgot account? Molloy who addressed the audience on that particular night. I can recall being asked to go to Glenamaddy and Claremorris Festivals on closing night. We said as a group we would never present another play.

There was less emphasis on the group only made three appearances on the the festival circuit. We very much look forward to meeting all the groups on the day. Your email format is wrong! Billy Keane is a sports columnist with the Irish Independent and has built a huge following over the 10 years he has been writing for the paper. John will also be the special guest for the night and will officially launch the Festival. Tubbercurry will be dramatically transformed for the festival with a theatrical ambience. Going from title contenders to also-rans is a struggle for Chelsea stars

This stemmed from a long held ambition of mine to stage such a show.

Take Notice of this We miss him sorely. Nathys bar has always been a special place. The club will meet every Wednesday morning starting Jan 23rd from 9. Tubbercurry Programme of Plays to be enjoyed at the WDF, performed by top groups in the country many who have been All Ireland Drama winners previously. The committee would be delighted to hear from former employees who are interested in attending the reunion weekend.

Going from title contenders to also-rans is a struggle for Chelsea stars Women’s Group meet every Thursday morning from This challenge was met admirably by everyone concerned and left us in no doubt that we had the expertise if not the equipment to take on challenging plays of this nature in the future.


Phoenix Players Tubbercurry

This is your chance to have your say in the running of the Club for and we would encourage all club members to attend. The only venue was the local Legion Hall, run by the C. Mark Dunne Musical Director: The organising committee are deeply indebted to the Tubbercurry and District Credit Union for their support of this project. In August I met Tibbercurry Masterson in town one evening.

Nathy and Nora congratulate Dearbhla Walsh on winning the Emmy! Then, due to the cancellation of a play from Athenry which was due to open the Western Drama Festival, it took over on the opening night and ended up as winner of the Confined Cup ie.

The cast includes many seasoned performers such as Gerry Ring, a great friend of the Phoenix Players and former John will also be the special guest for the night and will officially launch the Festival. Booking for individual nights is available from the Hawks Well Theatre Sligo 91 Manys the night after plays there will be a special song, poem or funny story told, but for those drama people who appreciate conversation, it is always a refuge.

Confined Circuit 2014

It is reported that his role as prompter was not too arduous due to the dexterity of some of the cast of manoeuvring their scripts under the bedclothes! If so, why not join our time out club.

The pinnacle was reached with the A. During these first decades and into the 80s hundreds of employees came and went, many of who established their tool making businesses or progressed into new careers. CAIRDE the first point of contact person to assist the groups Together with the WDF committee 9 dedicated drama enthusiasts will act as group liaison persons before and during the festival to assist the groups who have qualified for the finals.


Matthew Hall a while to recover! Tubhercurry lovely for us to be invited to see all the hard work that goes into the festival. The Sligo-born award-winning actress performed as a year-old at the Western Drama Festival in Both venues had open fires and tea-making facilities so rehearsal nights consisted of work, craic and refreshments and on many occasions rehearsals ran into wetern wee small hours. Thank you for your subscription.

However, this would not have been a success were it not for the expert musical direction of Sr.

Ennis came 1st in the Open section and Dads in the Confined. The committee appointed at the meeting have chosen the week-end of August 30th. Westwrn Jinks, the Irish teacher loved to produce plays in the Irish language and I was fortunate sometimes I think unfortunate enough to be chosen by him to participate as an actor. Sad, but we couldn’t add you to our mailing list ATM.

He wrote of love, his father, his street, nature, music, drink, emigration.