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Meeting Miss Ireland

A short play commissioned and performed as part of The Fairer Sex, a series of play readings at the Abbey Theatre, Dublin, in June 2009.

Published in volume Irish Shorts

    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

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                          Jules Verne, adapted by Laura Eason