Play directory : The Irish Wake of Paddy McGrath

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  • Author
    Joe McGowan
  • Written
  • Overview
    The Irish Wake of Paddy McGrath’ is set deep in the west of Ireland house using pro and semi-pro actors. A hilarious play telling of life after death as the characters visit the house of the late Paddy McGrath, the town’s favourite son who is lying in his coffin to be view by all of those that knew him, even the village idgits. They tell of their experiences in his life and reveal very funny stories, secrets and thoughts of him along the way. The stories continue to unfold at the wake, and afterwards back at the house.