’2 Days in September’ is a new play by Clare writer Dermott Petty who was commissioned by the Clare County Council to write the play.
The new original Play ‘2 days In September’ is the story of the Rineen ambush, where a British Army convoy was ambushed by Mid Clare Brigade of the IRA.
The aftermath of the ambush saw the revenge sacking, looting and burning of the villages of Ennistymon, Lahinch and Miltown Malbay by the Black and Tans on September 22nd & 23rd, 1920
This week’s world premiere of a new original play will be held in The Attic Theatre at Hotel Doolin on June 30th at 8pm.
To find out more about this, on Tuesday’s Morning Focus, Alan Morrissey was joined by Dermot Petty, Writer of ‘2 Days In September’
Listen back to the full interview below: