Earthy humour of the matchmaker in a conservative rural society

Earthy humour of the matchmaker in a conservative rural society
Jon Kenny and Mary McEvoy in The Matchmaker

John B Keane's empathetic portrayal of loneliness brought vividly to life

The Matchmaker; By John B Keane; Directed by Michael Scott; glór, Ennis, Co Clare; Runs at the Gaiety Theatre, Dublin, April 11-16 2016 (see gaietytheatre.ie/); Rating: ****

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