Old Woman Remembers

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Lady Augusta Gregory (1852—1932) playwright, folklorist, and literary patron

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Sara Allgood (1883—1950) actress


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(1923), by Lady Gregory, first performed at the Abbey Theatre by Sara Allgood, is a dramatic poem about Irish rebellions against English rule across the centuries, the old woman lighting a candle for the leader of each.


Subjects: Literature.

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