Synge’s Playboy of the Western World

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Synge’s Playboy of the Western World
Episode 17 of The Irish Identity

2016
30 mins

The Playboy of the Western World is now regarded as a classic of Modernism and one of Ireland's defining plays, but when it premiered in 1907, it shocked Dublin and inspired riots. See what made this play so controversial to...

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Marc Conner