Irish President lays foundation stone of new Abbey theatre - old destroyed by fire.
Dublin, Republic of Ireland (Southern Ireland, Eire).
LS. Streets of Dublin. GV. Pan, the site of the new Abbey Theatre. GV. President Eamonn de Valera arriving at the site where the new Abbey theatre is to be built - historic Abbey theatre was destroyed by the fire. SCU. President De Valera. SV. People looking on. SV. The President smoothing the mortar. GV. Zoom in the President laying the foundation stone. CU. The Foundation Stone. SV. The President chatting to Michael Yeats, Mrs Yeats and Ann Yeats - the wife, daughter and son of the poet and founder of the old Abbey theatre. Several shots shots of the model of the old Abbey Theatre. Several shots of the old Abbey theatre (library). Various shots of the model of the new theatre.