Chatroom

Cast: 3f 3m

Staging: simple staging

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EPUB, 52 pages ISBN: 9781780012728Publication Date:
30 Sep 2013
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First Staged:
National Theatre, London, 2006

Chatroom

By Enda Walsh

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A chilling, blackly comic tale of manipulation, cyberbullying and adolescent insecurity.

In a quiet corner of the internet, a group of bored, restless teenagers spends its time deconstructing children's literature and the messages in modern pop music. But when a new member joins to share his depression and thoughts of suicide, the conversation takes a darker turn.

A powerful depiction of modern-day isolation and the dangerous power of technology, Enda Walsh's play Chatroom formed part of the National Theatre's 2005 Connections season, an annual festival of new plays for youth theatres and schools. It received its first professional production in the Cottesloe auditorium of the National Theatre, London, in March 2006.

The play is available in the volume Enda Walsh Plays: One, or individually as an ebook.

Press Quotes

'A vivid picture of teenage angst and insecurity'

Guardian

'Powerful and disturbing'

The Stage

'Keenly believable... enthralling'

Financial Times

'Witty and funny... [creates] astonishing tension'

The Times

Cast: 3f 3m

Staging:simple staging

Performing rights not held by Nick Hern Books

EPUB, 52 pages ISBN: 9781780012728Publication Date:
30 Sep 2013
£7.99 £6.40You save £1.59 (20%)

Also by Enda Walsh:

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

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