Coinneáil Orainn

Darach Ó Scolaí


72 pages; paperback;  ISBN 0-898332-20-6

When the Department’s last inspector goes in search of th last two native Irish speakers questions are raised that come a bit too close to the bone..

“Ó Scolaí is relentless in his outspoken observances and criticisms of language policies…. This is a satirical comedy about language, lies, bureaucracy, and Gaeltacht grants that cleverly uses language as the context of the dramatic conflict.”  —Norma-Jean Kenny, The Galway Advertizer

The first two plays in the trilogy Trí Bhraon. Taibhdhearc na Gaillimhe went on tour with this play in 2005. The other two plays in the trilogy, Coinneáil Orainn and Craos, are available from Leabhar Breac.