Gaelic Drama

Bho Sgaile Suaibheabhal Gaelic Monologue Isle of Lewis 2015-Check sound files

Bho Sgaile Suaineabhal a monologue written by Uig writer Eric J MacDonald was performed in Gaelic and in English as Cucumber Sandwich during 2013-2015.

The Gaelic version was filmed in November 2015 and will be available on youtube very soon thanks to Bord na Gaidhlig funding.

“Toffs. Well…that’s what we called them “A death by drowning at a sporting lodge on the Isle of Lewis. But was it really an accident? A farewell kiss on the cheek. Or was it something more? A 16 year old girl learns some harsh lessons about Life…and Love during a long hot summer in 1962.

Bho Sgaile Suainabhal Eric J MacDonald. The 15 minute Gaelic monolgue set in the Uig district of Lewis is now a short film available on the DVD Toradh


The Gaelic version Bho Sgaile Suainabhal was first performed at the Gaelic drama festival Mach ann an Deich in Stornoway in May 2013. Cucumber Sandwich-The English version appeared at Over 60s groups and community events during May 2014.