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Weir, The  

Weir, The $21.81 ex GST
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In a bar in rural Ireland, the landlord and three regulars attempt to spook a young woman, Valerie, who has recently arrived from Dublin. But as the conversations move on it is Valerie who scares the men...
 
Review 
'A beautifully crafted and compassionate piece, dealing with love, loss and loneliness. It works because one believes so intensely in the characters that one shares the experiences they talk of, because it contains at its heart a shattering event and because it demonstrates the healing potential of storytelling... a fine piece of writing.'  Financial Times
 
Winner of the Olivier, Evening Standard and Critic's Circle Awards.
 
The Weir is also published in McPherson Collected Plays Volume II.



Cast : 4M, 1F

Nick Hern Books | 978-1-85459-643-7 | Sales rights: Australia/NZ | PB

Author

Conor McPherson is best known for the West End and Broadway hit, The Weir which won him the Most Promising Playwright Award from both the Evening Standard and the Critics' Circle and went on to win the Laurence Olivier Award for Best Play. Other successes include the Stewart Parker Award for The Good Thief while This Lime Tree Bower won a Thames TV Award, a Guinness/National Theatre Ingenuity Award and the Meyer Whitworth Award.

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