misterman (2001 edition)
Imprint: Nick Hern Books
First Staged:
Cork, 1999

misterman (2001 edition)

By Enda Walsh

A strange and haunting monologue from the acclaimed Irish playwright.

Welcome to the mind of Thomas Magill, an unstable man in his mid thirties, whose confused mission is to bring God to his fellow townsfolk of Inishfree.

misterman was first performed by Enda Walsh in a Corcadorca Theatre Company production at the Granary Theatre in Cork in April 1999, directed by Pat Kiernan.

A later version was produced by Landmark Productions and Galway Arts Festival, and performed at the Black Box Theatre, Galway, as part of the Galway Arts Festival, in July 2011.

Press Quotes

'A comic and chilling character... This is a man whom everyone dismisses as harmless but who stock-piles his resentment like hand grenades... Beautifully realised'

Guardian

'A work that enjoys delving into the nastier zones of human behaviour with a wild and mischievous exuberance'

Irish Theatre Magazine

Also by Enda Walsh:

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

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