Druid Theatre, Martin McDonagh and The Beauty Queen of Leenane

31 January, 2017 | 0 comments

9 February 2017 10.30-15.30 Connolly House, Boston College. A seminar organised by Boston College Center for Irish Programs, Druid Theatre and NUI Galway

Druid Theatre, Martin McDonagh and The Beauty Queen of Leenane

9 February 2017

10.30-15.30

Connolly House, Boston College.

A seminar organised by Boston College Center for Irish Programs, Druid Theatre and NUI Galway

 

 

10.30 – Welcome and Introductions from Prof James H. Murphy

followed by  – Prof. Patrick Lonergan (NUI Galway) ‘Druid’s Haunted Stage: Martin McDonagh’s Beauty Queen of Leenane and Irish Performance Histories”

 

11.30 – Druid Theatre in Conversation

Marie Mullen, Aisling O’Sullivan, Aaron Monaghan, and Marty Rea

 

12.30 – LUNCH/BREAK

 

13.30 – Druid Artistic Director Garry Hynes in Conversation

 

14.30 – Prof Paige Reynolds (College of the Holy Cross), "Nasty Women in McDonagh's The Beauty Queen of Leenane"

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15.30 – Conclusion and Farewell

 

Druid’s Beauty Queen of Leenane is being performed at Arts Emerson -  https://artsemerson.org/Online/default.asp?doWork::WScontent::loadArticle=Load&BOparam::WScontent::loadArticle::article_id=78C56329-A063-4C09-B742-56EE62E44F67

 

All welcome.

 

For further details please email patrick.lonergan@nuigalway.ie

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