Păˇdraig Ă“ Conaire [Radio Ulster]

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This radio drama about the great early-20th century Irish writer and satirist (Pádraig Ó Conaire), was written by Diarmuid de Faoite and was granted the BBC Stewart Parker Radio Drama Award in the Irish Language in 2002. The radio adaptation of his stage play was first broadcast on BBC Radio Ulster in 2004 and was directed and produced by Róisín Kelleher. The actors, who pack in 40 different characters over the course of the hour, are Macdara Ó Fatharta, Diarmuid de Faoite, Paul Brennan, Marc Mac Lochlainn, Maighréad Ní Cho.

Bronnadh an duais BBC Stewart Parker do Dhrámaíocht na Gaeilge ar Dhiarmuid de Faoite i 2002 don dráma stáitse a scríobh sé leis an teideal céanna. Craoladh ar BBC Raidió Uladh don chéad uair é sa bhliain 2004, stiúrtha agus léirithe ag Róisín Ní Chéileachair. Bhí suas le 40 carachtar i gceist san olldhráma seo agus b'iad Macdara Ó Fatharta, Diarmuid de Faoite, Paul Brennan, Marc Mac Lochlainn, Maighréad Ní Chonghaile na príomhaisteoirí.