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Kildare Drama Festival 2022 - Presents 'The Door on The Left'
March 31, 2022 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm€12
“The Door on The Left”
Thursday 31st March 2022 OPEN
by Killian McGuinness
About the Play
The Play is set in South Leitrim against the backdrop of The Civil War which ensued as a result of the signing of the Anglo Irish Treaty in 1921. Mary Browne becomes the local Curates housekeeper, and this gives her family “A Bit of Importance”
About the Group
Corn Mill Theatre. The tradition of drama in Carrigallen goes back to the late 1800’s. The present Group was founded in 1963 as The Community Players and there has been no break in activity since that time. The Group has competed on the festival circuit since 1970 and has reached the All-Ireland Open Finals in Athlone many times. In 1989 the group opened their own theatre – The Corn Mill Theatre and Arts Centre. The group has won the All Ireland Open Drama Finals in Athlone on three occasions – in 1998 with Belfry by Billy Roche, in 2005 with stolen Child by Yvonne Quinn and Bairbre No Chaoimh and in 2014 which The Devil’s Ceile by Philip Doherty & Kevin McGahern. The group also won the Abbey Theatre Award in 2014 and 2019
Cost €12 per person per ticket
Season Tickets €50 per person