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RTÉ Radio 1 Drama On One

The Dreaming of Roger Casement

Patrick Mason's drama follows the last days of Roger Casement's life..

Ciarán Hinds takes the lead role in this drama following the last days of Roger Casement’s life, reflecting on his motives, both personal and political, and those of his friends and persecutors.

Sir Roger Casement ...Ciarán Hinds
Sir Frederick Smith – Attorney General ....Nick Dunning
Sir Ernley Blackwell – Home Office …Robert O'Mahoney
Sir Basil Thomson – Scotland Yard … Mark Lambert
Gertrude Bannister – Casement’s cousin ....Jane Brennan
Aunt Charlotte – Casement’s Antrim aunt ...Eleanor Methven
Sgt Turner – Scotland Yard … Chris McCallum
Mr Findlay – Home Office … Des Cave
Constable Riley - RIC /Warder Benson – HM Prison Service ...Joe Taylor
Mr Germain – Casement’s landlord … Philip Judge
Sergeant at Law O’Sullivan – Casement’s attorney …. Bryan Murray
Dr Mander – Home Office Doctor … Bryan Murray
Captain Monteith - IRB ..... Daragh Kelly
Bailey – Casement’s Irish Brigade ..... Andrew Bennett
The music was composed and performed by Denis Clohessy
Dramaturg was Jesper Bergmann.
Sound Supervision - Damien Chennells.

Written and directed by Patrick Mason

Producer: Kevin Reynolds