The Small Things

Cast: 1f 1m

Staging: Simple set

Amateur rights performance fee: £85 per performance (plus VAT where applicable)

Paperback, 64 pages ISBN: 9781854598431Publication Date:
13 Jan 2005
Size: 200mm x 130mm£7.99 £6.39You save £1.60 (20%)
Ebook, 64 pages ISBN: 9781780012834Publication Date:
1 Dec 2014
£7.99 £6.39You save £1.60 (20%)
First Staged:
Menier Chocolate Factory, London, 2005

The Small Things

By Enda Walsh

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A fierce and devastating fable about enforced silence.

Two houses, each perched on a mountain top, stare at each other across a deep valley. A man and a woman talk about the small things – parquet floor zigzagging down corridors, the memory of mother's breasts, brown sauce and soggy chips. But these minutiae disguise a bigger story of brutality and unfaltering loyalty which emerges horrifically through the chit chat.

Enda Walsh's play The Small Things was first performed by Paines Plough as part of the 'This Other England' season at the Menier Chocolate Factory, London, in January 2005.

The Small Things is also available in the collection Enda Walsh Plays: One.

Press Quotes

'Walsh once again proves himself an inspired wordsmith'

Daily Telegraph

'Walsh's beautiful, terrible play... is a small play about the big things and the writing is harrowingly precise and poetic'

Guardian

Cast: 1f 1m

Staging:Simple set

Amateur rights performance fee: £85 per performance (plus VAT where applicable)

Paperback,64 pages ISBN: 9781854598431Publication Date:
13 Jan 2005
Size: 200mm x 130mm£7.99 £6.39You save £1.60 (20%)
Ebook,64 pages ISBN: 9781780012834Publication Date:
1 Dec 2014
£7.99 £6.39You save £1.60 (20%)

Also by Enda Walsh:

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

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