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Donnybrook

Donnybrook

Musical


Writer:


Overview


Synopsis

The story concerns an Irish-American boxer, John Enright, who has returned back to his village after killing a man in the ring. John has vowed never to fight again. However, trouble ensues when he tries to woo a tempestuous Irish village girl, Ellen Roe. Ellen expects her man to stand up and fight. In the end, John ends up in a vicious fight with Ellen’s brother, Will. As a result, John earns the respect of both John and Ellen and all is well.


Characters

Male

Lead

Female

Lead

Female

Lead



Show Information

Music
Lyrics
Category
Musical
Number of Acts
2 Acts
First Produced
1961
Time & Place
Cast Size
large
Licensor:
Casting Notes
Mostly male cast
Includes young adult, adult, mature adult characters

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