bedbound
Imprint: Nick Hern Books
EPUB, 56 pages ISBN: 9781780014128Publication Date:
20 Nov 2014
£7.99 £6.40You save £1.59 (20%)
First Staged:
Dublin Theatre Festival, 2000; Royal Court, London, 2002

bedbound

By Enda Walsh

EPUB £7.99£6.40

  • Edinburgh Fringe First Award - 2001

A ferocious two-hander about a father-daughter relationship gone horribly and terrifyingly wrong.

Father and daughter share a small bed. He talks frantically about his extraordinary past in furniture sales; she talks no less compulsively about anything at all, to fill the terrifying silence in her head.

Enda Walsh's play bedbound was first performed at The New Theatre, Dublin, as part of the Dublin Theatre Festival 2000. It received its UK premiere at the Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh, during the 2001 Edinburgh Festival Fringe, and was revived at the Royal Court Theatre Upstairs, London, in January 2002.

bedbound is also available in the volume bedbound and miserman: two plays, and in the collection Enda Walsh Plays: One

Press Quotes

'A play unlike any other I have seen. Enda Walsh's vision of wounded humanity... has a precision that is entirely his own... an uncomfortable, unforgettable tour-de-force'

Daily Telegraph

'Holds the attention magnetically... Not for the squeamish or the faint at heart'

Irish Times
Imprint: Nick Hern Books
EPUB, 56 pages ISBN: 9781780014128Publication Date:
20 Nov 2014
£7.99 £6.40You save £1.59 (20%)

Also by Enda Walsh:

The Walworth Farce
Delirium
A Girl's Bedroom
The New Electric Ballroom
Disco Pigs & Sucking Dublin
Arlington
Roald Dahl's The Twits
Penelope
The Small Things
The Ginger Ale Boy
Room 303
How These Desperate Men Talk
Sucking Dublin
misterman (2001 edition)
Misterman
Chatroom
Enda Walsh Plays: One
Lynndie's Gotta Gun
bedbound & misterman: two plays
Lazarus: The Complete Book and Lyrics
Enda Walsh Plays: Two
My Friend Duplicity
Disco Pigs
Once: The Musical
Ballyturk
Kitchen

Go to author page...

Similar Titles
A savage, tragicomic take on the classic Greek myth of Penelope, wife of Odysseus.
The first eight astonishing plays by 'one of the most dazzling wordsmiths of contemporary theatre'.
A white-knuckle ride through a nightmare Dublin, where enemies and allies are interchangeable.
Enda Walsh's breakthrough play, a fast and formally inventive portrait of two teenage Irish misfits
A virtuosic study of one man's descent into religious mania in small-town Ireland. This edition was published alongsi...
The second collection of plays from the multi-award-winning Irish playwright, including The Walworth Farce,...