Monthly Archives: October 2018

We are delighted to announce the cast for our upcoming circuit production ‘The Importance of Being Earnest’ by Oscar Wilde (in order of future appearance!): Algernon Moncrieff – Sean Donegan Lane – Kevin Lilly Jack Worthing – Terence McEneaney Lady Bracknell – Rachel O’Connor Gwendolen Fairfax – Louise Larkin Miss Prism – Trish Keane Cecily Cardew – Sinead Luke Rev. Canon Chasuble, D. D. – Tony Liston Merriman – Mark Kirby The show, to be directed by Conor Beattie, will open in the Abbey Arts Centre on February 12th and continue on the 13th, 14th and 16th, before heading out on the road to festivals around the country. Thanks to all who turned up for auditions. It was great to…

Ballyshannon Drama Society is delighted to announce plans to enter Oscar Wilde’s brilliant satirical comedy ‘The Importance of Being Earnest’ in this year’s All Ireland amateur drama festival. The show will be directed by Conor Beattie, who directed the All Ireland finalist production ‘Old Times’ in 2016. There will be two open auditions: Thursday October 11th at 7.30pm and Monday October 15th at 7.30 in the Abbey Centre. All welcome. Bring your best English accent! A copy of the script can be downloaded here: ‘The Importance of Being Earnest’ by Oscar Wilde or read here: ‘The Importance of Being Earnest’ by Oscar Wilde (Gutenberg Project) The character list is as follows: Jack Worthing A young gentleman from the country, in love with…