“The Burning Of Woodstock” was first broadcast on KCLR on October 17th, 2022 and was supported by the Decade Of The Centenaries Grant 2022.
The play was written and directed by Gillian Grattan and was performed by Aoibhín Murphy, Delia Lowry, Declan Taylor and Brendan Corcoran.
Sound design, production and editing by Martin Bridgeman.
Special thanks to Eddie Cody, Davy O’Dwyer, Theresa Hayes and Stacy Jane Williams and to KCLR for studio facilities.
Research and newspaper articles were sourced from the Bureau of Military History, The British Newspaper Archives, from the books “The Story of Of Woodstock in Inistioge” by Thomas J. Whyte and “Kilkenny In Times Of Revolution” by Eoin Swithin Walsh.
The Kilkenny County Council Decade of Centenaries Programme 2022 is supported by the Commemorations Unit of the Department of Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sports and Media.