Sara Keating: O’Brien and McGuinness grapple with the idea of legacy

Edna O’Brien’s Joyce’s Women seeks to illuminate the writer’s life through the eyes of the females who loved him, while Frank McGuinness’s Dinner with Groucho whimsically dramatises a meeting between Groucho Marx and TS Eliot

Genevieve Hulme-Beaman as Lucia Joyce in Edna O’Brien’s Joyce’s Women at the Abbey Theatre. Picture: Ros Kavanagh