‘The Great Hunger’ for Tipperary Excel

The Great hunger will be on in the Simon Ryan Theatre Tipperary Excel on Friday March 15th at 8p.m Booking is on 062-80520 or at reception.

The Great hunger will be on in the Simon Ryan Theatre Tipperary Excel on Friday March 15th at 8p.m Booking is on 062-80520 or at reception.

First published in 1942, this epic poem deals with the trials and tribulations of its central protagonist; Patrick Maguire, a small farmer in post-treaty Ireland. Maguire fails to seize day after passing day as he watches in despair his life edge closer and closer to an unconsummated conclusion.

Full story in this week’s Tipperary Star.