Ill Met by Moonlight

Playwright Mícheál Mac Liammóir
Director Barry Cassin
Company Gemini Productions
Stage Everyman Playhouse
Cast Ray McAnally, Barbara Brennan, Olwen Fouere, David Byrne, Mary Kearns, Gerard McSorley, Beryl Fagan, Conor Evans
Opening Date 4 September 1979
Other Infortmation Ill Met by Moonlight is set in an eighteenth century Connmemara mansion built on a fairy ring, and owned by a French professor who is writing a book on folklore but who is sceptical of such superstitions. During the play a number of strange events occur throughout the mansion. This production came from the Dublin-based Gemini Productions and featured well-known Irish actors Ray MacAnally and Babarara Brennan. Ill Met by Moonlight played for two weeks from 4 to 15 September.
Sources of Material Copy of programme: Michael Twomey
Photograph: Evening Echo, 25 August 1979, p. 5
Newspaper articles: Cork City Libraries

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Select above image to view programme                       Ray McAnally and Barbara Brennan
                                                                                      in a scene from Ill Met by Moonlight

Newspaper Articles
Evening Echo, 25 August 1979, p. 5
Evening Echo, 1 September 1979, p. 5
Evening Echo, 8 September 1979, p. 5

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