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Maeve Binchy's final novel arrives in Belfast as a hit stage play

Minding Frankie was the late Maeve Binchy's final novel. Now, the bittersweet comedy is entertaining audiences around Ireland in the first ever stage adaptation of her work, directed by Peter Sheridan. Leading lady Clare Barrett tells Joanne Sweeney why this tragicomic story of single parenthood has universal appeal

Clare Barrett and Steve Blount in Maeve Binchy's Minding Frankie. Picture by Adrian Langtry
MINDING Frankie was the final novel from the late and much-loved writer Maeve Binchy. This weekend fans can see the book adapted into a stage drama at the MAC in Belfast. It's the story of hapl[...]

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