Festival Programme


Kilmuckridge Drama Festival hosts the

All Ireland One Act Drama Finals

Kilmuckridge Memorial Hall

Under the Auspices of the Amateur Drama Council of Ireland and the Drama League of Ireland

New Tiered Seating in our Theatre


Friday 7th  –Sunday 9th December 2018


Adjudicator: Imelda McDonagh

Friday 7th December 

Opening Ceremony 7.30pm

Play 1- “The Long Wet Grass" by Seamus Scanlon
Performed by: Sillan Player (Confined Section)


Play 2- " Breathless "by John MacKenna

Performed by: Prosperous Dramatic Society (Open Section)


Play 3- " The Librarian " by James Prideaux

Performed by: Take 5 Drama Group (Confined Section)



Saturday 8th December 

Performance starts 8pm

Play 1- “ Aubade ” by Mark Yeates 
Performed by: Bradan Players (Open Section)


Play 2- " Smile Handsome  " by Liz O'Hanlon

Performed by:Bailieborough Drama Group (Confined Section)


Play 3- " The Giant Killers   " by Eve and Andrew Pearson Wright

Performed by: Balally Players (Open Section)



Sunday Afternoon 9th December 

Performance starts 2pm

Play-1 “ Wittgenstein in the West ” by Stephen Toomey
Performed by: Gunpowder Productions (Confined Section)


Play-2 " Where is the Malabar " by Liam Howard

Performed by: Palace Players (Open Section)


Play 3- " Spectre" by Don Nigro

Performed by:New Ross Drama Workshop (Confined Section)


Sunday Night 9th December

Performance Starts 8pm

Play 1-“ Mr. Foot” by Michael Frayn 
Performed by: Coolgreany Drama Group (Open Section)


Play 2- " What's Left of the Flag" by Jimmy Murphy

Performed by: The Moat Club Naas(Open Section)


Show starts at the following times:

Friday 7th Opening Ceremony 7.30pm and Performance starts at 8pm

Saturday 8th Dec Performance starts at 8pm

Sunday Afternoon 9th Dec Performance starts at 2pm

Sunday Night 9th Dec Performance starts at 8pm

Tickets on sale from Wexford Arts Centre


Awards Ceremony on Sunday Night 9th December will be held in the Upton Court Hotel after the night performances in the Kilmuckridge Memorial Hall


Festival Club Nightly in Upton Court Hotel till Late