Juno and the Paycock

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Juno and the Paycock is a play about the lives of ordinary people set against the backdrop of violence and bitter divisions in Ireland, by Irish dramatist and memoirist Sean O'Casey (1880-1964) [1].

The original text

First production: Abbey Theatre, Dublin 1-3 March 1924.

Translations and adaptations

Performance history in South Africa

1990: Presented by the Baxter Theatre opening 8 October 1990, directed by Fred Abrahamse starring Goliath Davids, Shaleen Surtie-Richards, Duncan Johnson, Denise Newman, Cyril Valentine, Gail Reagon, Walter Hodges, Mary Daniels, Les Ehrhardt, Basil Appollis, Oscar Petersen, Joseph Mitchell, Richard Kearns and Paul Gray. Design by Brian Collins, costumes Ann Sharfman.


Juno and the Paycock theatre programme, 1990, donated by Tony Fletcher, held by NELM: [Collection: FLETCHER, Jill]: 2005. 75. 19. 9.

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