Sucking Dublin
Published in volume Disco Pigs & Sucking Dublin
First Staged:
Abbey Theatre, Dublin, 1997

Sucking Dublin

By Enda Walsh
Published in volume Disco Pigs & Sucking Dublin

A fierce and uncompromising short play about a group of five individuals tormented by a rape in a claustrophobic, drug-infested Dublin.

Enda Walsh's play Sucking Dublin was first performed by the Outreach Department of the Abbey Theatre at Basin Lane Youth Reach Centre in Dublin in 1997. It also played at the Samuel Beckett Theatre in Trinity College, Dublin, from 4 November 1997.

Sucking Dublin is available in the volume Disco Pigs & Sucking Dublin.

Press Quotes

'A unique talent, and it's a struggle not to use the G-word to describe the writing'


Also by Enda Walsh:

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

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