Bag of Slag (Part 1)
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Bag of Slag (Part 1)


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Part one of three. In the 1960s in Cork, the satirical Slag Shows were unique and wonderful performances.  The performers included people such as Michael Twomey,  Siobhan O’Brien, Charlie Hennessy, Donal O’Donovan, Frank Duggan and  Paddy Comerford. The sketches were written by Colm Fehily.  Introduction to the shows was recorded by Donal O’Donovan in 2009.

Track 1: An introduction to the evening.

Track 2: The ESB man calling to cut off supply.

Track 3: A newspaper reporter on sporting games.

Track 4: Siobhan O’Brien sings.

Track 5: Losing a seat at local election time. Track 6: Lenten Mission in the parish.

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Audio series:

Cork Theatrical Collection


128 kbps

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48 hours

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7.80 MB, 5.57 MB, 12.38 MB, 8.08 MB, 11.55 MB, 10.52 MB

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Introduction to sketches by Donal O’Donovan

Recorded by:

Charlie Ginanne

Date Recorded