misterman (2001 edition)

Cast: 1m (plus 2f speaking on tape)

Staging: Minimal set

Amateur rights performance fee: £75 per performance (plus VAT where applicable)

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

Cast: 1m (plus 2f speaking on tape)

Staging:Minimal set

Amateur rights performance fee: £75 per performance (plus VAT where applicable)

Imprint: Nick Hern Books

Also by Enda Walsh:

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

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