1944-05-08

Performance Date(s): 
Monday, May 8, 1944
Tuesday, May 9, 1944
Wednesday, May 10, 1944
Thursday, May 11, 1944
Friday, May 12, 1944
Saturday, May 13, 1944
Known Number of Performances: 
6
Programme Text: 

[…]
Monday, 8th May, 1944, and following nights at 7.30

FIRST PRODUCTION OF
THE COLOURED BALLOON
A Comedy in Three Acts, by MARGARET O’ LEARY
[…]
There will be Intervals of Ten Minutes between the Acts
[…]

ORCHESTRA
F. M. MAY, Mus. Bac., Director Piano
ALICE McCARTHY Violin
VIOLA O’CONNOR ‘Cello

The Orchestra will perform the following selections:
Overture Raymond Thomas (1811-1896)
Irish Airs Suite of Airs arr. Dorothy Clifton
Waltz Die Fledermaus Johann Strauss (1825-1899)

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Location of original programme: 

Abbey Theatre Archive: ATA MPG VOL 43/1944

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