Girls In Their Married Bliss [The Country Girls Trilogy]

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01Girls in Their Married Bliss 1/520191209

The third book in Edna O'Brien's frank, funny and subversive trilogy. It's the 1960's. Kate and Baba are living in London, with enough to eat, married, dissatisfied.

Cast
Baba ..... Aoibhinn McGinnity
Kate ..... Charlie Murphy
Frank ..... Branwell Donaghey
Eugene ..... Jonathan Forbes
Duncan ..... Paul Hickey
Cash ..... Alfie Todd

Written by Edna O'Brien
Adapted by Lin Coghlan
Directed by Sally Avens and Jessica Dromgoole

The third book in Edna O'Brien's frank, funny and subversive trilogy.

Edna O'Brien's trilogy of novels about two girls growing up in 1950s rural Ireland.

02Girls in Their Married Bliss 2/520191210

by Edna O'Brien
Dramatised by Lin Coghlan

Baba ..... Aoibhinn McGinnity
Kate ..... Charlie Murphy
Eugene ..... Jonathan Forbes
Frank ..... Branwell Donaghey
Cash ..... Alfie Todd

Directed by Sally Avens and Jessica Dromgoole

The third book in Edna O'Brien's frank, funny and subversive trilogy. Kate arrives on Baba's doorstep when her husband discovers her affair and throws her out.

The third book in Edna O'Brien's frank, funny and subversive trilogy

Edna O'Brien's trilogy of novels about two girls growing up in 1950s rural Ireland.

02Girls in Their Married Bliss 2/520191210by Edna O'Brien
Dramatised by Lin Coghlan

Baba ..... Aoibhinn McGinnity
Kate ..... Charlie Murphy
Eugene ..... Jonathan Forbes
Frank ..... Branwell Donaghey
Cash ..... Alfie Todd

Directed by Sally Avens and Jessica Dromgoole

The third book in Edna O'Brien's frank, funny and subversive trilogy. Kate arrives on Baba's doorstep when her husband discovers her affair and throws her out.

Edna O'Brien's trilogy of novels about two girls growing up in 1950s rural Ireland.

03Girls in Their Married Bliss 3/520191211

by Edna O'Brien
Dramatised by Lin Coghlan

Baba ..... Aiobhinn McGinnity
Kate ..... Charlie Murphy
Harvey ..... Luke Norris
Eugene ..... Jonathan Forbes
Frank ..... Branwell Donaghey
Mrs Cooney ..... Ruth Sheen
Cash ..... Alfie Todd
Woman ..... Debbie Korley

Directed by Sally Avens and Jessica Dromgoole

The third book in Edna O'Brien's frank, funny and subversive trilogy. Baba embarks upon a liaison with a drummer, whilst Kate finds being separated from her child unbearable.

The third book in Edna O'Brien's frank, funny and subversive trilogy

Edna O'Brien's trilogy of novels about two girls growing up in 1950s rural Ireland.

03Girls in Their Married Bliss 3/520191211by Edna O'Brien
Dramatised by Lin Coghlan

Baba ..... Aiobhinn McGinnity
Kate ..... Charlie Murphy
Harvey ..... Luke Norris
Eugene ..... Jonathan Forbes
Frank ..... Branwell Donaghey
Mrs Cooney ..... Ruth Sheen
Cash ..... Alfie Todd
Woman ..... Debbie Korley

Directed by Sally Avens and Jessica Dromgoole

The third book in Edna O'Brien's frank, funny and subversive trilogy. Baba embarks upon a liaison with a drummer, whilst Kate finds being separated from her child unbearable.

Edna O'Brien's trilogy of novels about two girls growing up in 1950s rural Ireland.

04Girls in Their Married Bliss 4/520191212

The third book in Edna O'Brien's frank, funny and subversive Country Girls trilogy. When Baba is in trouble, Kate’s friendship is tested, and proven.

Cast
Baba ..... Aoibhinn McGinnity
Kate ..... Charlie Murphy
Frank ..... Branwell Donaghey

Written by Edna O’Brien
Dramatised by Lin Coghlan
Directed by Sally Avens & Jessica Dromgoole

The third book in Edna O'Brien's frank, funny and subversive Country Girls trilogy

Edna O'Brien's trilogy of novels about two girls growing up in 1950s rural Ireland.

04Girls in Their Married Bliss 4/520191212The third book in Edna O'Brien's frank, funny and subversive Country Girls trilogy. When Baba is in trouble, Kate’s friendship is tested, and proven.

Cast
Baba ..... Aoibhinn McGinnity
Kate ..... Charlie Murphy
Frank ..... Branwell Donaghey

Written by Edna O’Brien
Dramatised by Lin Coghlan
Directed by Sally Avens & Jessica Dromgoole

Edna O'Brien's trilogy of novels about two girls growing up in 1950s rural Ireland.

05Girls in Their Married Bliss 5/520191213

The final episode of Edna O'Brien's frank, funny and subversive Country Girls trilogy. Baba and Kate are grown women, a long way from their West of Ireland childhood, and as close and as alienated from each other as ever.

Cast
Baba ..... Aoibhinn McGinnity
Kate ..... Charlie Murphy
Psychiatrist ..... Chris Pavlo
Cash ..... Alfie Todd
Maura ..... Katherine Press

Written by Edna O’Brien
Dramatised by Lin Coghlan
Directed by Sally Avens & Jessica Dromgoole

Final episode of the dramatisation of Edna O'Brien's frank, funny & subversive trilogy

Edna O'Brien's trilogy of novels about two girls growing up in 1950s rural Ireland.

05Girls in Their Married Bliss 5/520191213The final episode of Edna O'Brien's frank, funny and subversive Country Girls trilogy. Baba and Kate are grown women, a long way from their West of Ireland childhood, and as close and as alienated from each other as ever.

Cast
Baba ..... Aoibhinn McGinnity
Kate ..... Charlie Murphy
Psychiatrist ..... Chris Pavlo
Cash ..... Alfie Todd
Maura ..... Katherine Press

Written by Edna O’Brien
Dramatised by Lin Coghlan
Directed by Sally Avens & Jessica Dromgoole

Final episode of the dramatisation of Edna O'Brien's frank, funny & subversive trilogy

Edna O'Brien's trilogy of novels about two girls growing up in 1950s rural Ireland.