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UPDATE 26 Sept 2020:

Following yesterday evening’s announcement by An Taoiseach that Donegal will be moving into Level 3 of the government’s Plan for Living with COVID-19, audiences will not be permitted to attend the performances we have planned between now and the 16th October.

Please bear with us as we rearrange those shows, we will be in touch with all ticket holders as soon as we can.

We would like to take this opportunity to say a huge thank you to the teams involved in these productions for their dedication, imagination and resilience.

In the meantime please wash your hands, wear a mask, limit your contacts and maintain social distancing. Together we can get through this.

A play about Catherine Black, a nurse from Ramelton who became King George V’s private nurse in the last seven years of his life.

Written and performed by Margaret Hannon

Catherine Black (1878-1949) MBE, was born in Ramelton. She trained as a nurse in England and worked in the slums of Whitechapel, at the Somme in World war 1, and as King George V’s private nurse in the last 7 years of his life. Her memoir ‘King’s nurse Beggar’s nurse’ was published in 1939 and there’s a copy in the library at Buckingham Palace. This one-woman play is based on that memoir. She is coming to the end of her remarkable life. She has been exposed to the best and worst of humanity, and has always focused valiantly on forgetting the latter. At last she realises that the past doesn’t go away, and that the only way to forget is to remember.

Directed by Eoghan Mc Giolla Bhrighde.
Financial assistance from Arts Office, Donegal County Council is acknowledged.
Photography by Charlie Joe Doherty.

An Grianán Theatre Safety Measures

  • Significantly reduced capacity in line with government guidelines
  • Groups will be limited to a maximum of 6 people, from 3 households as per Government guidelines.
  • Contactless ticketing
  • Social-distanced queuing, audience areas and staging
  • One-way systems
  • COVID-19 safety signage
  • Hand-sanitizer dispensers throughout the building
  • Wearing of face coverings by all  administration and technical staff
  • All patrons to wear face coverings
  • Contact tracing

For more about our Covid-19 safety measures please see this post.

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