Delirium
Paperback, 80 pages ISBN: 9781854595294Publication Date:
25 Sep 2008
Size: 198mm x 133mm£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
EPUB, 80 pages ISBN: 9781780017464Publication Date:
2 Jun 2016
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First Staged:
Abbey Theatre, Dublin, & Barbican, London, 2008, following tour

Delirium

By Enda Walsh

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Hilarious, brutal and tragic, Delirium is a radical re-interpretation of The Brothers Karamazov, Dostoevsky's classic and compelling tale of family rivalries. The play is the result of a collaboration between acclaimed company theatre O and award-winning playwright Enda Walsh.

The Karamazovs are a train wreck waiting to happen. A hated father and his sons battle it out over women, money and God. They don't so much live as burn up. Behind them lurks a servant, taking note of it all; and to the side, two beautiful women, clinging onto impossible loves.

Delirium was first performed in April 2008 on tour prior to playing at the Abbey Theatre, Dublin, and the Barbican, London.

This volume includes illustrations by Paddy Molloy.

Press Quotes

'A heady brew of lush phrasemaking, puppetry, rock music and whirling physicality that distils Dostoevsky's battle of good and evil into a couple of hours of demented theatrics. Not everyone's cup of tea, to be sure, but it catches how life can be petty, grubby and profound - often all the same time'

Telegraph

'Unmissable... as brave, as searingly true and as epic as the original'

Sunday Independent, Ireland
Paperback, 80 pages ISBN: 9781854595294Publication Date:
25 Sep 2008
Size: 198mm x 133mm£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)
EPUB, 80 pages ISBN: 9781780017464Publication Date:
2 Jun 2016
£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)

Also by Enda Walsh:

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

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