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An Chomhairle Ealaíon Playography In English


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The Shadowy Waters


  • Drámadóir

    William Butler Yeats 

  • Suíomh

    The Deck of a Galley

  • Achoimre

    An old love story. The ancient Sea God Forgael embarks on a journey. He communicates with souls appearing to him in the guise of birds, who promise him love should he follow them. His crew, believing him to be mad, capture a ship upon which they find a queen, and eventually leave Forgael and the woman alone to follow the birds.

  • Cinéal Dráma

    Drámaí Ginearálta

    Líon na Míreanna


  • Méid na Fóirne ( Fireann)


  • Méid na Fóirne (Baineann)


Céad Léiriú

  • Dáta an Chéad Léirithe

    14 January 1904

  • Leiriú

    Produced by The Irish National Theatre Society

  • Ionad an Chéad Léirithe

  • Nótaí faoin Ionad

    Performed at the Molesworth Hall

Foireann An Chéad Léirithe  
Aibric P.J. Kelly
Forgael Frank Fay
Prologue Spoken By Honor Lavelle
Sailors G. Roberts
Dectora Maire Nic Shiubhlaigh
Helmsman Seumus O'Sullivan
Sailors P. MacShiubhlaigh

Scripteanna Foilsithe

Eolas Faoi Chearta

Foinse Eolais

The information for this entry was taken from Ireland's Abbey Theatre: A History 1899-1951 by Lennox Robinson, with additional information from press cuttings of the time.