NOTES: Novelist and playwright. Director of Field Day Theatre Company. Former Professor of English at U.C.G. Member of The Irish Academy of Letters. Abbey Theatre Writer in Association 1998. Member of Aosdana.

Abbey Production Involvement

RoleCharacterProduction
Author Not applicable The Death and Resurrection of Mr. Roche
Author Not applicable Ghosts
Author Not applicable Six Characters in Search of an Author (Adaptation)
Author Not applicable Talbot's Box
Author Not applicable Tea and Sex and Shakespeare
Author Not applicable The Secret Fall Of Constance Wilde
Author Not applicable The O'Neill
Author Not applicable The Shape of Metal
Author Not applicable Christ Deliver Us!
Author Not applicable Double Cross
Programme Note Not applicable Juno and the Paycock 1979 (Abbey)
Programme Note Not applicable Juno and the Paycock 1980 (Abbey)
Programme Note Not applicable She Stoops to Conquer - The Mistakes of a Night 1982 (Abbey)
Programme Note Not applicable She Stoops to Conquer - The Mistakes of a Night 1982 (Abbey)
Programme Note Not applicable King of the Castle 1989 (Abbey)
Programme Note Not applicable Ghosts 1989 (Peacock)
Programme Note Not applicable Hubert Murray's Widow 1993 (Peacock)
Programme Note Not applicable The Crucible 1995 (Abbey)
Programme Note Not applicable She Stoops to Conquer 2003 (Abbey)
Programme Note Not applicable Three Sisters 2008 (Abbey)