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The Shadow of a Gunman

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by SEAN O'CASEY
A Play of the Month presentation The first of O'Casey's three major plays about the 'troubles', The Shadow of a Gunman is set in a Dublin tenement in 1920, during the agonising birth pains of the new Irish Free State.
Cast in order of appearance: with HILARY MINSTER , MARK MOSS
PHYLLIS MCMAHON , ISOLDE CAZELET MICHAEL O'DONOUGHUE
KEITH STEVEN
Lighting JOHN summers
Script editor NICHOLAS LOM Designer SUSAN SPENCE
Producer CEDRIC MESSINA Director ALVIN RAKOFF

Contributors

Unknown: Sean O'Casey
Unknown: Hilary Minster
Unknown: Mark Moss
Unknown: Phyllis McMahon
Unknown: Isolde Cazelet
Unknown: Michael O'Donoughue
Unknown: Keith Steven
Unknown: Lighting John
Editor: Nicholas Lom
Designer: Susan Spence
Producer: Cedric Messina
Director: Alvin Rakoff
Donal Davoren: Stephen Rea
Seumas Shields: Donal McCann
Mrs Grigson: Pauline Delany
Maguire: Pat Layde
Mr Mulligan: Patrick McAlinney
Minnie Powell: Sinead Cusack
Tommy Owens: Frank Grimes
Mrs Henderson: Peggy Marshall
Mr Gallogher: Eamon Kelly
Adolphus Grigson: Patrick Magee
Auxiliary: Glynn Edwards

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The Shadow of a Gunman

BBC One London, 20 April 1975 22.00






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