Scenes From the Big Picture


ISBN: 9781854597298
Author: Owen McCafferty
Publication Date: 17/04/2003
Publisher: Nick Hern Books
Extent: 128pp.

SKU: BK2065 Categories: , , Tag:

An epic, masterful twenty-plus-character play about Belfast and its multitude of urban denizens.

The play takes place over the course of a hot summer’s day in an imagined area of present-day Belfast. We see a day in the life of over twenty inhabitants of the district as their stories interweave and collide. In a tour de force of dramatic writing, a whole world is evoked in a couple of hours.

The play won both the 2004 Meyer-Whitworth Award and the 2004 John Whiting Award.

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