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Synge's original Playboy

Synge's original Playboy

Synge's original Playboy SYNGE'S "Playboy of th. Western World" must be known to every theatregoer in Europe and America, and probably beyond. But how many people know that S”lge had a real-life model for his play? The Playboy & the Yellow Lady, by James
29 November 1986 - Irish Independent - Dublin, Dublin, Republic of Ireland
 
A wild woman on Achill

A wild woman on Achill

film, loosely based on James Camey's book 'The Playboy and the Yellow Lady,' tells the story of the bizarre, perhaps sadomasochistic, relationship between James Lynchehaun (the model for Synge's Playboy) and the English lady of the big house, Agnes McDonnell
18 April 1999 - Sunday Independent (Dublin) - Dublin, Dublin, Republic of Ireland
 
Des Rushev

Des Rushev

discharge his duties with a competence !OW to that shown by his father in his ministerial posts. * * JAMES LYNCHEHAUN, supposedly the model for Synge's "Playboy of the Western World" was. unlike Christy Mahon. thorourbly feckless and dislikeable character a bull)
27 January 1987 - Irish Independent - Dublin, Dublin, Republic of Ireland
 
METRO MOVIES All the rage with Greta

METRO MOVIES All the rage with Greta

about Lynchehaun pretending to have murdered his father, like Christy Mahon, the hero of The Playboy of the Western World ? And who in the audience will realise that Synge was inspired to write that great play by the real-life criminal, Lynchehaun? Does
14 February 2002 - Evening Herald (Dublin) - Dublin, Dublin, Republic of Ireland
 
Festival diary THE 14th Dublin Film Festival started last Thursday night with the world premiere of Cathal Black's Love and

Festival diary THE 14th Dublin Film Festival started last Thursday night with the world premiere of Cathal Black's Love and

James Carney's book The Playboy and the Yellow Lady and is set in 1894 on Achill island when an English land owner was savagely attacked by James Lynchehaun. Greta Scacchl plays the land owner who finds herself attracted to Lynchehaun (Daniel Craig) despite
22 April 1999 - Evening Herald (Dublin) - Dublin, Dublin, Republic of Ireland
 
MR. SYNGE'S SECRET

MR. SYNGE'S SECRET

shoold be anxious necessary to give an outline of the plot of the to the contract for the proprietors of the piny. A man, the Playboy of the Wmters foundry. World, turns up in the second.rate public- Alderman Farrell said the Hammond lane ,„h er „ he man and
05 February 1907 - Dublin Evening Mail - Dublin, Dublin, Republic of Ireland
 
Believe it, or not

Believe it, or not

Lynch on an actual event that was partly the inspiration for Synge's Playboy of the We;tern World. Except that there's nothing comic about this real life . playboy, James Lynchehaun, as played by Daniel Craig. He's involved with the Irish Republican
25 April 1999 - Sunday Tribune - Dublin, Dublin, Republic of Ireland
 
USER POLICE PROTECTION.

USER POLICE PROTECTION.

striking means congested until the time had arrived example of the benefits which so many men for the presentation of "The Playboy of the and women are obtaining from Irma& Western World," when they were virteroasly Tablets. Miss Eady suffered for maey
02 February 1907 - Dublin Evening Telegraph - Dublin, Dublin, Republic of Ireland
 
AN 111 ISHNVO3LtN.

AN 111 ISHNVO3LtN.

transmute them into race-characteristica. elevating, informing. and umpiring. Mr. Synge is reported to have declared that his "Playboy" is simply an extravaganza. That is an admission of imaeinstion run riot, and meld well be expected from a mystic whore creation
31 January 1907 - Dublin Evening Telegraph - Dublin, Dublin, Republic of Ireland
 
TRINITY STUUETTT CHARGED

TRINITY STUUETTT CHARGED

special motive, that it is not deviled fco inculcate any lesson ; that it ia simply episode suggested to him tl»e notorious Lynchehaun. Well, all I can s?,y is, that if it true facta of Lynchehauu’a escape could have made pi&y that would le&ct good melodrama
31 January 1907 - Irish News and Belfast Morning News - Belfast, Antrim, Northern Ireland