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Playreading: The Plough and the Stars by Seán O’Casey

Set in Dublin amidst the turmoil of the Easter Rising of 1916, The Plough and the Stars focuses on the disparate residents of a tenement who come and go, living their lives as the rebellion builds half a mile away. With uncertainty about Ireland’s future growing, tensions among the lives of ordinary people rises as the revolution threatens to rip everything apart.