Episodes

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Genome: [r4 Bd=19941208]

The fourth of seven dramas that tell the stories behind the songs.

Christopher Fitz-Simon 's fresh and amusing look at Puccini's

Gianni Schicchi relocates the story in West

Cork at the turn of the century. When a wealthy farmer dies, he confounds his family by leaving all his wealth to a local monastery. The family enlist the help of Johnny Sheehy , a local rogue and storyteller, who takes the place of the dead man in the bed and re-dictates the will.

Music by Neil Brand. Director Eoin O'Callaghan

Genome: [r4 Bd=19941208]

Unknown: Christopher Fitz-Simon

Unknown: Gianni Schicchi

Unknown: Johnny Sheehy

Music By: Neil Brand.

Director: Eoin O'Callaghan

Johnny Sheehy: Dermot Crowley

Eily Sheehy: Clare Cathcart

Roderick Donlan: Aiden Gillen

Sarah Donlan: Kate Binchy

Gerard Clohessy: Brefni McKenna

Nelly Clohessy: Gina Moxley

Dr Hodkins: James Greene

Simon Shaughnessy: Des Nealon

Mark Shaughnessy: Gerard O'Hare

Cissy Shaughnessy: Marcelle Riordan

Gerry Clohessy: Joshua Towb

Genome: [r4 Bd=19951211]

By Christopher Fitz-Simon. A fresh look at Puccini's Gianni Schicci - relocated in West Cork at the turn of the century. When a wealthy farmer dies, he confounds his family by leaving all his wealth to a local monastery. with Gina Moxley , James Greene , Des Nealon , Gerard O'Hare , Marcelia Riordan and Joshua Towb Music by Neil Brand. Director Eoin O'Callaghan

Genome: [r4 Bd=19951211]

Unknown: Christopher Fitz-Simon

Unknown: Gianni Schicci

Unknown: Gina Moxley

Unknown: James Greene

Unknown: Des Nealon

Unknown: Gerard O'Hare

Unknown: Marcelia Riordan

Unknown: Joshua Towb

Music By: Neil Brand.

Director: Eoin O'Callaghan

Johnny Sheeny: Dermot Crowley

Eily Sheeny: Clare Cathcart

Roderick Donlan: Aiden Gillen

Sarah Donlan: Kate Binchy

Gerard Clohessy: Breffni McKenna