Port Authority

Cast: 3m

Staging: Minimal set

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

Paperback, 64 pages ISBN: 9781854598769Publication Date:
3 Mar 2005
Size: 200mm x 130mm£8.99 £7.19You save £1.80 (20%)
EPUB, 64 pages ISBN: 9781780014081Publication Date:
13 May 2015
£8.99 £7.19You save £1.80 (20%)
First Staged:
New Ambassadors Theatre, London, 2001

Port Authority

By Conor McPherson

Paperback £8.99£7.19

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A wry, moving, funny tale of how modern man faces up to the responsibility of love, woven in monologues, from the multi-award winning author of The Weir.

A boy leaves home for the first time. A man starts a job for which he is not qualified. A pensioner has just been sent a mysterious package.

Away from bar-room bravado, three men show us the reality of big dreams and missed chances, of loves lost and trouble found, of the messiness of life and the quirkiness of fate.

Conor McPherson's play Port Authority was first performed in a production by the Gate Theatre, Dublin, at the New Ambassadors Theatre, London, in February 2001.

The production subsequently transferred to the Gate Theatre, Dublin, in April 2001.

Port Authority is also available in the collection Conor McPherson Plays: Two.

Press Quotes

'Totally absorbing, often hilarious and, at times, heart-wrenchingly moving... An act of pure theatre'

Irish Times

'A work by a major writer... His sentences are better, his sentiments more developed and shaded than many Booker Prize-winners. He is terrific.'

Observer

Cast: 3m

Staging:Minimal set

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

Paperback, 64 pages ISBN: 9781854598769Publication Date:
3 Mar 2005
Size: 200mm x 130mm£8.99 £7.19You save £1.80 (20%)
EPUB, 64 pages ISBN: 9781780014081Publication Date:
13 May 2015
£8.99 £7.19You save £1.80 (20%)

Also by Conor McPherson:

This Lime Tree Bower
The Birds (stage version)
Conor McPherson Plays: Three
St Nicholas
The Good Thief
Shining City
The Seafarer
Come On Over
The Night Alive
Conor McPherson Plays: Two
The Veil
The Nest
The Weir
Rum and Vodka
Dublin Carol
Conor McPherson Plays: One
Girl from the North Country
The Dance of Death

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