Eating Seals and Seagull’s Eggs by Caitríona Ní Mhurchú 

To generations of Irish students Peig Sayers, is often an object of derision. Eating Seals and Seagull’s Eggs  is her story, largely.  Meet Peig Sayers as you have never  heard her before. 
Performed by Caitríona Ní Mhurchú  and Louise Lewis 

Other voices were: Michael James Ford, Janyce Condon, Donncha Crowley, Conor Madden and Pat Kinevane

Sound Design was by Niall Toner Junior  and Les Keye

With special thanks to Folklore department UCD for additional sound archive 

Sound Supervision was by Richard McCullough

Directed by Gorretti Slavin 

The Series producer of Drama on One is Kevin Reynolds 

Little Wolf's Stage Production of Eating Seals and Seagull's Eggs was developed at Fringe Lab for Tiger Dublin Fringe with support from  An Chomhairle Ealaíon, Foras na Gaeilge, Dublin City Council, Irish Theatre Institute and Project Theatre.

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