Patrick Pearse Motel

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The Patrick Pearse Motel is a comedy by Irish dramatist Hugh Leonard [1] (1926-2009). Male 4, Female 3. When her husband Dermond plans to be away in Cork with his partner Fintan, Grainne decided to seize the opportunity of spending the night with an ex flame, now a TV personality. She also involves the partner's wife, Niamh, in the plot, then things begin to go wrong.

Published by Samuel French, ISBN: 9780573013330.

Performace history in South Africa

1976: Directed by Brian Astbury at The Space (Cape Town) in 1976 with Sherrie Berk, Bill Curry, Pippa Duffy, Isabelle Foord, Dermod Judge, Clive Keegan and Timothy Nimmo. Design by Adrian Kohler, stage management by Tony Scholtz and Lyn Minnaar.


Astbury 1979.

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