Author Archives: Jimmy Keary

New Play Finished

I have recently completed my new play ‘For Love And Money’. It is my 22nd three-act comedy. One drama group was kind enough to have had a read-through for me so that I could what it sounded like aloud and … Continue reading

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34 Productions Of My Work So Far This Year

There have been 34 productions of my plays around the country so far this year, which has probably been my best to date. Groups are already accessing scripts for later in the year. The script for my new play ‘For … Continue reading

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Award For Actress In One Of My Plays

Congrats to Mary Hayes, who won Best Supporting Actress at the West Limerick Drama Festival for her role as battleaxe Freda Casey in the New Hope Theatre’s production of my play ‘Who’s Been Sleeping In My Bed’. I’m delighted that … Continue reading

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New Play

I began writing a new play ‘For Love And Money’ at Christmas. This is my 22nd three-act comedy and am glad to say that I have almost completed the first draft. Plot: David and Barbara Egan have only been married … Continue reading

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‘A Fish Out Of Water’ In Hawk’s Well Theatre, Sligo Tonight

Skreen/Dromard Drama Group is staging my latest play ‘A Fish Out Of Water’ in the Hawk’s Well Theatre, Sligo tonight, February 9th for one night only. I wish them every success with the performance.

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Premiere Of ‘A Fish Out Of Water’ This Week

On Q Productions present the premiere of my play ‘A Fish Out Of Water’ on Saturday night next, November 17th in the Aemelian Theatre, Mallow, Co. Cork. The performances continue on Nov 18th, 23rd and 24th. I wrote ‘A Fish … Continue reading

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‘For Better, For Worse’ in Fuengirola

Portumna Players Drama Group is staging my play ‘For Better, For Worse’ in the Spanish holiday resort of Fuengirola tomorrow night, Wednesday, October 24th at 7.30p.m. The group performed the play, which is a follow-up to ‘The Two Loves of … Continue reading

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Play In Swinford This Sunday Night

Swinford Drama Group presents my three-act comedy, ‘For Better, For Worse’ in The Gateway Hotel, Swinford this Sunday night, August 5th at 8p.m.

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New Play Finished

I have just finished my new play, ‘A Fish Out Of Water’. It’s another three-act comedy, my 21st. Plot: Pauline Maxwell and Mossie Keegan are newly-weds. But Mossie’s mother, Nora has taken an instant dislike to Pauline and is determined … Continue reading

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Three Weekends Of ‘Mammy’s Boy’ In Chicago Just Finished

Three weekends of my play ‘Mammy’s Boy’ have just finished in Chicago. The Gaelic Park Players will perform the play one more time when they take it to the Acting Irish International Theatre Festival in Calgary in Canada in late … Continue reading

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