This is a collection of typescripts, some of which are complete plays, some of which are fragments. Deevy rewrote and revised plays even after publishing or staging so dating many of these has been difficult. Approximate dates are provided where possible.
An archive of material by and related to the playwright Teresa Deevy, donated by her estate to Maynooth University. Teresa Deevy was born in Waterford in 1894 and her first staged play, ‘The Reapers’ debuted in the Abbey Theatre in 1930. Throughout that decade a number of her pl