Literature - Drama

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Literature - Drama

44 Archival description results for Literature - Drama

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"Mairead"

  • GPLAY22
  • Item
  • 1923

Item is a play that was performed by the Scottish Catholic Society of Canada (Sydney branch) at the Lyceum. Along with the original Scottish publication, 3 copies of the play have been typed out for use by performers.

MacInnis, Joseph J.

"Ri Guaillibh a'Cheile"

  • GPLAY41
  • Item
  • c. 1930

Item is a play which asserts that Gaels must be more progressive and less focused on nostalgia.

Am Fear a Chaill a Ghaidhlig

  • GPLAY54
  • Item
  • 1939

Item is a modified version of MacCormick's Am Fear a Chaill a Ghaidhlig and Banntrach Tharmaid modified for use by the Sydney branch of the Scottish Catholic Society of Canada.

Am Mosgladh Mor

  • GPLAY23
  • Item
  • 1925

Item is a play concerning the adventures of dwarfs on a fictional island. It includes several original songs found at the back of the text with sol-fa notation.

Am Poidsear

  • GPLAY26
  • Item
  • 1951

Item is a translation of a humerus play about life in rural Wales.

An Gaol a Bheir Buaidh

  • GPLAY19
  • Item
  • 1912

item is a play about a man who who falls on hard times but is comforted and helped out by his community.

An Reitheachail Rathail

  • GPLAY40
  • Item
  • 1929

Item is a humorous play about a couple who accuse each other of infidelity and consequently break off an engagement.

An Taigh-Osda

  • GPLAY32
  • Item
  • 1950

item is a play that is set just after the battle of Culloden, during the Pacification of the Highlands.

An t-Agh Odhar

  • GPLAY14
  • Item
  • 1931

Item is a humerus play.

An t-Agh Odhar

  • GPLAY29
  • Item
  • 19-

Item is a humerus play which appears in the periodical, An Sgeulaiche. The number within that series is not in print

An t-Airgiod-Cinn

  • GPLAY31
  • Item
  • 1950

Item is the translation of a play by Irish nationalist and folklorist, Lady Isabella Augusta Gregory.

An t-Suirghe Fhadalach

  • GPLAY35
  • Item
  • 1942?

Item is a translation of a play by Scottish playwright Gordon Wright.

Bodaich Rolaisteach

  • GPLAY47
  • Item
  • 19-

Item is a play performed by members of the Sydney branch of the Scottish Catholic Society. A cast list appears on the last page.

Ceilidh nan Gaidheal : Glaschu

  • G5
  • Item
  • 1947

Item is a miscellany of prose and verse to mark the fiftieth anniversary of a Glasgow-based Gaelic society.

Crann, Vol. 1

  • G33
  • Item
  • 196-?

Item is a magazine produced by the Gaelic Society of the University of Aberdeen. Contains poetry, stories and art from the students.

Curstan Mhor

  • GPLAY50
  • Item
  • 19-

Item is a hand-written copy of Iain MacCormaig (John MacCormick)'s "Peigi Bheag", a play concerning changes to language and culture that come with industrialization.

Dealbh mo Sheanair

  • GPLAY13
  • Item
  • 1936

A humerus play based on a story told to the author heard on a visit in Inverness (Scotland).

Early Nova Scotia Highland Village Material ; Castle Bay Dramatic Association Program ; "Telephone Lines" Bulletins

File consists of:
The nova Scotia Highland Village first stationary with letterhead.
A pamphlet detailing the origin and mission statements of the Highland Village and calling for donations.

A program for the play "An Gaol a Bheir Buaidh" (The Love That Wins), presented by the Castle Bay Drama Association.

"Telephone Lines", a bulletin published by Maritime Telegraph and Telephone Company 1951-1959.

Fearann a Shinnsir

  • GPLAY57
  • Item
  • 1913

Item is a play concerning a man that leaves Scotland to live in Nova Scotia and later returns.

Gaelic songs

  • MG 6.22
  • Collection
  • 1893 - c1950

Collection consists of Gaelic songs and music, clippings and a scrapbook. Each file collection is prefaced by an index of the songs.

Gaol air a Dhearbhadh

  • GPLAY20
  • Item
  • 19-

Item is a play set in the Highlands of Scotland that concerns a young man trying to secure himself land so that he may marry and start a family.

Katie is Coming Home! : 1 Act Play

  • GPLAY52
  • Item
  • 19-

Item is scene 1 of a play that has been typed out. It concerns a woman who returns from Boston and has "forgotten" her Gaelic.

Minutes of the Society and Correspondence

Item is a book of minutes for the meetings of St. Kentigern (Sydney) branch of the Scottish Catholic Society of Canada. Also included are financial record, correspondence and the picture of Sister Marguerite Bourgeoys. Issues brought up in the writings include: the development of the Gaelic College in St. Anns; the staging of plays as fundraisers; the relationship with the society and Fr. Nearing; and efforts to have a Gaelic broadcast despite the fact the the Canadian government forbade it.

MacKinnon, J. J.

Muinntir a'Chuain

  • GPLAY24
  • Item
  • 1950

Item is translation of aplay by Irish playwright John Millington Synge. it is set in the Aran Islands and deals with people's struggle with raging seas.

Na Glagairan

  • GPLAY48
  • Item
  • 1933

Item is a three-act comedy that was performed by the Sydney branch of the Scottish Catholic Society at a St. Andrew's concert.

Na Raithean

  • GPLAY34
  • Item
  • 1925

Item is a musical for children. Songs are written at the end of the text in sol-fa notation.

Peigi Bheag ; Domhnull Mor agus Cailean Taillear

  • GPLAY25
  • Item
  • 1925

Item is a play about a shoemaker in rural Scotland who loses money when people start ordering cheap shoes from Glasgow. The second part of the book is a dialogue.

Posadh Seònaid

  • GPLAY44
  • Item
  • c. 1927

Item is a play concerning the wedding of an older woman.

Pòsadh Móraig

  • GPLAY27
  • Item
  • 1916

Item is a play about a girl who finally gets married after a long betrothal. It explores Highland society and values as well as featuring the réiteach, or Gaelic betrothal custom.

Rath-Innis

  • GPLAY36
  • Item
  • 1921

Item is a play including a milling song composed by the author.

Reiteach Moraig

  • GPLAY37
  • Item
  • 1922

Item is the first play to be staged at a Royal National Mod. It was performed by the Glasgow Gaelic Choir at the Mod in Stirling in 1909.
It concerns the Gaelic betrothal custom, the réiteach.

Ruairidh Roimh-Ainmichte

  • GPLAY38
  • Item
  • 1937

Item is a translation of a humerus play about sheep stealing.

Seomar Cadail an Tigh Osda

  • GPLAY53
  • Item

Item is a humorous sketch involving a mix-up in hotel rooms. This play was performed by the Sydney branch of the Scottish Catholic Society of Canada.

Seònaid

  • GPLAY28
  • Item
  • 1929

Item is a play and news from the Hebrides produced by the Western Isles Unionist Association. Many political views are expressed in the play and it is an on-going publication.

Suirighe Phadruig

  • GPLAY56
  • Item
  • 19-

Item is a humorous play about the courtship of a bachelor.

Suirighe Raoghail Mhaoil

  • GPLAY42
  • Item
  • 1929

Item is a humorous play about the courtship of an older bachelor.

Teachdaire nan Gaidheal ; Leabhar 4

  • GN19
  • Item
  • 1929-1932

Item is a monthly periodical which features news, folklore, songs and correspondence in Gaelic and Engish.

Uilleam Donn

  • GPLAY46
  • Item
  • 1942

Item is a play to be performed at the Lyceum by members of the Sydney branch of the Scottish Catholic Society.