Category - Theatre Date - Tuesday, February 11, 2020 8:00 pm
DATE: TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 11TH 2020
BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND!!
St. Patrick’s Drama Group Westport are proud to present Martin McDonagh’s critically acclaimed “The Beauty Queen of Leenane”.
The Beauty Queen of Leenane by Martin McDonagh, is set in the mountains of Connemara and tells the story of Maureen Folan, a plain and lonely woman in her early 40s, and Mag, her manipulative, aging mother. Mag’s interference in Maureen’s first and potentially last romantic relationship sets in motion a chain of events that are as tragically funny as they are horrific.
St Patrick’s Drama Group return with The Beauty Queen of Leenane by Martin McDonagh for one night before departing for the City of Chicago. After 6 sell out shows and standings ovations they are proud to represent the West with this powerful piece of Drama.
A black comedy set in a small country village in Connemara, county Galway, Ireland, The Beauty Queen of Leenane depicts the decades-old struggle for power and independence between a 40-year-old spinster and her wry, devious, 70-year-old mother, for whom she acts as caregiver. This suspenseful, compelling and surprisingly funny drama builds with unrelenting tension towards an unforgettable and inevitable climax. The Beauty Queen of Leenane features Regina McCormack, Colette McGinty, Seamus Beirne, Conor O’Neill and is directed by Mary Carr. For one night only on the 11th of February, Curtain up at 8 p.m. Get your tickets at the Box Office (098 28459) or online