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SYNGE, J.M.: Playboy of the Western World (The) (Unabridged)


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SYNGE, J.M.: Playboy of the Western World (The) (Unabridged)

One of the best-known Irish playwrights, John Millington Synge premièred The Playboy of the Western World in 1907. It immediately provoked controversy, eventually resulting in the infamous ‘Playboy’ riots. It has been recorded and adapted many times, but this timeless recording stars the Irish actors who made it a classic, including Siobhan McKenna and Cyril Cusack.

Disc 1

  The Playboy of the Western World
1.   The Playboy of the Western World 00:08:33
2.   God save all here! 00:07:24
3.   Are you wanting me to stop along with you and keep you from harm 00:06:52
4.   What ails you, or what is it you're wanting this hour of the night 00:05:27
5.   Act II 00:08:25
6.   An ounce of tobacco. 00:06:41
7.   Well Shawn Keogh 00:03:50
8.   God save you, my poor man. 00:07:54

Disc 2

  The Playboy of the Western World
1.   Act III 00:04:22
2.   Whisht! He's listening. 00:06:54
3.   Well, you're the lad… 00:06:58
4.   I'd be afeard to be jealous of a man did slay his Da. 00:07:19
5.   They're turning again you. Come on, or you'll be hanged, indeed. 00:06:51

Total Playing Time: 01:27:30

Synge, John Millington

Brogan, Harry; Craig, May; Cusack, Cyril; Cusack, Maureen; Dignam, Alex; Kavanagh, Seamus; Kean, Maire; McDarby, John; McKenna, Siobhan; O'Shea, Milo; Studley, Thomas; Toal, Maureen

Label: Naxos AudioBooks

Genre: Classic Fiction

Catalogue No: NA287612

Barcode: 9789626348765

Physical Release: 07/2008

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