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The Beauty Queen of Leenane archiveMcDonagh's first play. 1996 Writers' Guild Award Winner - Best Fringe Theatre Play. Set in a small cottage in the mountains of Connemara, The Beauty Queen of Leeane tells the darkly comic tale of Maureen Folan, a plain and lonely woman in her forties and Mag, her manipulative, ageing mother. When Mag interferes in Maureen's first and possibly final chance of a loving relationship, she sets a chain of events in motion that lead inexorably towards the play's terrifying denouement. Contains scenes of an adult nature.

Cast/Performers

Sean O'Callaghan (Pato Dooley), Pauline O'Driscoll (Maureen), Vincent Patrick (Ray Dooley), Tessa Worsley (Mag Folan)

Creatives/Company

Author: Martin McDonagh
Producer: New Vic
Director: Gwenda Hughes
Design: Lis Evans
Sound: James Earls-Davis
Lighting: Daniella Beattie
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The Beauty Queen of Leenane

The Beauty Queen of Leenane (Play) production archive for QTIX code T01855619436. Details of all The Beauty Queen of Leenane archived productions can be found under the QTIX code: S2510

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1 Mar 02
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23 Mar 02
New Vic Theatre
Newcastle-under-Lyme
Staffordshire

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