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Borstal Boy

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Irish Times
Mr McCallany's father, Michael Quinn McAloney, who passed away in 2000, produced Borstal Boy on Broadway, the first Irish play to win a Tony Award. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw. AddThis Sharing Buttons. Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Share to Email ...

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The Irish writers banned in their own land

Irish Examiner
They were 'the best banned in the land', as Brendan Behan joked after he joined the list in 1958 following the prohibition on Borstal Boy. But behind the jokes and ridicule, writers felt persecution, were denied a place in their country's cultural life ...

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Ashes of producer Michael Quinn McAloney buried in Glasnevin

Irish Times
Seventeen years after his death, the ashes of Michael Quinn McAloney, the producer who brought the Abbey Theatre's production of Brendan Behan's Borstal Boy to Broadway, have been laid to rest in Dublin's Glasnevin Cemetery. A Dublin 4 native, ...

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Irish Times
Holt's Father, Michael Quinn McAloney, who passed away in 2000, produced 'Borstal Boy' on Broadway which was the first Irish play to win a Tony Award. It was written by Brendan Behan who is also buried in Glasnevin Cemetery. Photograph Nick Bradshaw.

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