The Small Things

Cast: 1f 1m

Staging: Simple set

Amateur rights performance fee: £75 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%)
EPUB, 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: £75 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%)
EPUB, 64 pages ISBN: 9781780012834Publication Date:
1 Dec 2014
£7.99 £6.39You save £1.60 (20%)

Also by Enda Walsh:

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

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