Welcome to Ennis Players

Ennis Players are an amateur theatre group, based in Co. Clare on the west coast of Ireland. The current Group has been in existence since the 1970s and started competing on the Irish Drama Festival circuit in the mid-1980s. They have enjoyed considerable success with their productions at local, national and international level. We welcome all new members and we thank the local community for their continued support.

The Colleen Bawn

Tickets are now on-sale for Ennis Players production of Dion Boucicault's classic melodrama The Colleen Bawn. The show opens in glor on February 27th & runs till March 2nd. Tickets priced at €18.

The Colleen Bawn

Rehearsals are well underway for the upcoming production of Dion Boucicault's Irish classic, The Colleen Bawn. Directed by geraldine Greene this vibrant & energetic melodrama promises to be a favourite with local audiences.

Based on the true story of the beautiful young Ellen Hanley (Eily), a peasant who secretly married the aristocratic John Scanlan and whose body was subsequently found washed up at Moneypoint. Scanlan & his man servant were found guilty of her murder & hanged. The Colleen Bawn is buried in Burrane cemetary near Kilrush.