bedbound & misterman: two plays

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Paperback, 61 pages ISBN: 9781854596406Publication Date:
31 Aug 2001
Size: 198mm x 129mm£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)

bedbound & misterman: two plays

By Enda Walsh

Paperback £9.99£7.99

Two early plays from the acclaimed Irish writer Enda Walsh.

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

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.

misterman is a strange and haunting monologue about a missionary who'll stop at nothing.

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 (available here) 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 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 on 'bedbound'

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

Irish Theatre Magazine on 'misterman'

Performing rights not held by Nick Hern Books

Paperback, 61 pages ISBN: 9781854596406Publication Date:
31 Aug 2001
Size: 198mm x 129mm£9.99 £7.99You save £2.00 (20%)

Also by Enda Walsh:

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

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