Romance Season Saturday Night Theatre - The World Will Thank Me

Episodes

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Genome: [r4 Bd=19950128]

John Rooney 's new play explores the extraordinary love that the Irish poet W B Yeats felt for Maud Gonne - over a period of 28 years he proposed to her continually. She always refused and he continued to dedicate to her some of the best-loved poetry ever written.

Music composed by Neil Martin , who plays piano and cello, with Paul Schumann on clarinet. Director Pam Brighton

Genome: [r4 Bd=19950128]

Unknown: John Rooney

Unknown: Maud Gonne

Composed By: Neil Martin

Unknown: Paul Schumann

Director: Pam Brighton

W B Yeats: Dan Gordon

Maud Gonne: Barbara Brennan

George: Susan Slot

Iseult: Caitriona Hinds

Woman: Amanda Maguire