Sisters of the Rising
It's 1936, DeValera commemorates the heroes of 1916 with pomp and ceremony. But some are forgotten. Disillusioned by her sister's omission, Josie O'Farrell is compelled to tell her story. Easter Monday 1916, a determined young Josie and her sister Gillian join the march at
Birr Theatre & Arts Centre
16th April 2016 at 8:00 pm
liberty hall and find their way into the GPO for an adventure that changes their lives forever. Sisters of the Rising is a funny and poignant story and a testament to the many forgotten women who fought for Irish independence. Written by Offaly playwright and actor Christiane O’Mahony.
Supported by Offaly 2016
Time: 29th June to 1st July 2018