Join us for the launch of I Am Edel by Susan Connolly & Cormac P. Walsh, foreword by Emilie Pine. Featuring live performances of four scenes from the play, guest speakers, Q & A and book signing.
This stage play is the compelling true story of Susan Connolly’s 11 years as a child in Dublin’s notorious Goldenbridge Industrial School. Told from the viewpoint of a child, I Am Edel is a story of courage, friendship and compassion.
Susan Connolly is a remarkable storyteller and survivor of institutional abuse. She lives in Newbridge Co. Kildare. I Am Edel is her first published play. She is currently writing her autobiography The Decades of My Life.
Cormac P. Walsh is a drama tutor living and working in Dublin. His first novel Serendipitous Fish was published in 2021.