Frank McGuinness Classic Play ‘ The Factory Girls’ Comes to the Alley Theatre This October

27 September, 2019

Following last year’s sell-out production of “The Kings of the Kilburn Road”

Castle Hill Theatre Group presents… “The Factory Girls” by Frank Mc Guinness at the Alley Theatre, Strabane on Saturday 12th October

"Excuse me Mr Rohan, not factory women, factory girls. Everyone here is a factory girl. Factory girls never grow old and they don't fade away..." 

Set on the Donegal border, Frank McGuinness’s classic play tells the story of five workers in a beleaguered shirt factory who make a stand in the face of pay cuts & looming redundancies. Ellen, Una, Vera, Rosemary and Rebecca unite against a common enemy and stand together in an effort to save their jobs. Drastic times and measures see the women’s find friendships tested, secrets exposed & loyalties divided.

Directed by Declan Mc Grath and featuring a stellar cast of local talent including ;

 BBC’s- Karen Kirby, Little Penny Thoughts Creator – Annette Kelly, Renowned Armagh Actress- Bridie Heaney, Director of the sell-out Bardic Show, Chicago- Claire McCrory, The very talented Bardic & Portadown actress - Dion Di Miao, Local entertainer and singer (Blood Upon the Rose) – Brian Mills and Ceoltas and Craic Theatre Stalwart – Liam Mc Ilvanna.

Tickets are £12 available from the Alley Theatre on 028 71 384444 or online www.alley-theatre.com

 

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