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Retro Lovers

Two different tales of Irish people who share an enthusiasm for retro Americana.

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Documentary-maker: Ronan Kelly

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Retro Lovers

John Cooley has built a caravan from a design for American caravans of the 1940s and '50s. The caravans are slightly smaller that we would be used to over here, and are also known as 'Teardrop Trailers'.

Sara Cooley is a fashion stylist writer and fringe theatre producer. Sara runs events with the style of the 40s and 50s period in American, called "The Tassel Club" and "Spirit of Burlesque".

Music used:
"Moonpool" by Cane 141

The Tassel Club website.

First Broadcast: February 13th 2006

Produced by Ronan Kelly

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