An interrogation of the legacy of 1916 revolutionary Patrick Pearse.
Dráma a cheistíonn oidhreacht Phádraig Mhic Phiarais, duine de cheannairí réabhlóideacha 1916.
A disillusioned sculptor called Pearse, hiding from a crime of violence, questions the legacy of Patrick Pearse and whether his spirit and ideology are a force for good or evil? This play was first performed in 1979 and is a scathing look at Irish society, still relevant today.
Tugann an dráma seo, a léiríodh ar dtús i 1979, léargas feanntach ar shochaí na hÉireann, léargas atá fós suntasach inniu.
A multimedia production from An Taibhdhearc. Performed in Irish with English surtitles. Maoiniú ó Chiste An Teanga Bheo.
There will be a post-show talk on Wednesday 13 July by poet Rita Kelly. Rita is the widow of writer Eoghan Ó Tuairisc and will speak about her late husband's work.