On Raftery's Hill

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DOI: 10.5040/9780571285341.00000007
Acts: 2. Roles: Male (3) , Female (4) , Neutral (0)

In Marina Carr's epic tragedy of rural life, three generations of the Rafterys live together in the midlands of Ireland. It's a closely knit farming community where hatred and rumours of incest, stillborn children, and abused families seem more common than love and affection.

On Raftery's Hill was first performed as a Druid Theatre/Royal Court Theatre co-production at the Town Hall Theatre, Galway, in May 2000. It was subsequently performed at the Royal Court, London, in June of the same year.

From Marina Carr: Plays 2

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Faber and Faber

Marina Carr

ISBN: 9780571248032

Series: Faber Drama

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