For fourteen years of his childhood, Michael was known in Ireland by a number. An autobiographical tale of Michael’s early life. His words evoke his lost childhood and his will to survive the brutality meted out on a daily basis.
Michael’s is a success story. He would go on to travel the world in the company of stars of stage and screen.
But the scars remain.
Michael Kennedy was born in Killenaule, Co. Tipperary. His writing includes plays for the Theatre, ‘Skinners’, ‘Chaos’, ‘The Randsome, The Letter and The Lover’.
Michael’s journey has taken him from Industrial Schools to world stages.