The Year of the Hiker

  • date Tuesday, 8 March, 2016
  • group Sliabh Aughty Drama Group
  • author John B. Keane
  • category Confined
  • age suitable for children

The Year of the Hiker tells the story of “The Hiker” Lacey who, having walked out on his family 20 years previously, reappears on the day of his daughter’s wedding seeking forgiveness, understanding and sanctuary.

Sliabh Aughty Drama Group

Sliabh Aughty Drama Group was founded in 1989.  Having enjoyed considerable success in its early years, the groups returned to the festival circuit in 2004.  Recent productions include “The Salvage Shop”, “Unforgiven” and “Thy will be Done”.