Youghal Little Theatre is delighted to present: “The Two Loves of Gabriel Foley” in The Mall Arts Centre, Youghal. The play will run from Wednesday 21st Saturday to 24th June. Curtain up at 8.00 pm sharp each evening.
It tells the story of the hapless Gabriel’s search for love and his adventure along the way. Gabriel Foley is a middle-aged bachelor farmer, who lives with his elderly mother. He has been unlucky in love many times, much to his mother’s frustration. She thinks she will never get rid of him. Them he meets upmarket, Hazel Myers and joins the posh drama group in the nearby town in order to romance her.
He is unaware that Chrissie McCabe – a cheerful countrywoman, who comes in to help him and his mother – fancies him. By the time Chrissie makes her feelings known to Gabriel, he has already got Hazel’s attention. He and Chrissie decide to try going out together. He tries to let Hazel down gently, but Hazel in not a woman to give up easily.
“The Two Loves of Gabriel Foley” is set in modern Ireland and is written by award winning Irish playwright Jimmy Keary. The play is directed by Helena Sloane.
Tickets are €12 and can be purchased at Cree’s Card Shop or at the door.Readmore