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Salad Day

A short play about an elderly couple who, trapped in a nursing home, plot a daring escape into the sunshine.

Published in volume Irish Shorts

    Nineteen Ninety-Two

    A short play about two brothers biding their time to savour revenge - but how can they be sure they've got the right girl?

    Published in volume Irish Shorts

      Investment Potential

      A short play about a youthful couple who can't seem to pull themselves up the rungs of the property ladder.

      Published in volume Irish Shorts

        Ribbons

        A short play about a parent and child who have been concealing their true identities.

        Published in volume Irish Shorts

          Time Spent on Trains

          A 15-minute play about childhood, disability and spending time on trains.

          Published in volume Fishskin Trousers

            A Tragic Figure

            A comic duologue about a civil servant sweltering in Moscow coping with the incessant demands of his family from their summer dacha.

            Published in volume Chekhov: Shorts

              Swansong

              A comic duologue about a melancholy old actor perked up by memories of past glories.

              Published in volume Chekhov: Shorts

                Abortive

                A couple in bed discuss the effect on them of the woman's recent abortion.

                Published in volume Caryl Churchill: Shorts

                  My Friend Duplicity

                  A one-act duologue by Enda Walsh which went on to inspire his play Ballyturk.

                  Published in volume Enda Walsh Plays: Two

                    Amongst the Reeds

                    Two friends scratch out a living on the margins of society in a play commissioned by acclaimed theatre company Clean Break.

                      PMQ

                      A short play set in a Westminster dressing room, as Prime Minister Dave prepares for his first ever bout of Prime Minister's Questions.

                      Published in volume Ella Hickson Plays: One

                        Wilderness (short play)

                        A short play about a patient and her psychiatrist as they head into the wilderness to find out how sane any of us really are.

                          Tickets are Now On Sale

                          A short play about sponsorship and the arts.

                          Published in volume Caryl Churchill Plays: Five

                            The Same

                            A play about two women who meet in a psychiatric institution.

                            Published in volume Medicine & The Same: two plays

                              Air

                              A resonant and surreal short piece published alongside What If If Only.

                              Published in volume What If If Only

                                The Silence and the Noise

                                A play that beautifully captures the story of two young people on the edge. Joint winner of the 2021 Papatango New Writing Prize.

                                Published in volume Papatango Plays

                                  The Wasp

                                  A twisting two-hander, a psychological thriller from the acclaimed author of Emilia.

                                  • Paperback

                                  SAUCE

                                  A play about death and rebirth, from an award-winning Irish playwright.

                                  Published in volume SAUCE and All honey: Two Plays