Quietly

Owen McCafferty

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Format
Ebook
ISBN
9780571299447
Date Published
22.11.2012
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Summary

Do you want to know why I’m here?

Northern Ireland are playing Poland on the TV. Jimmy and Ian, two middle-aged Belfast men, are meeting tonight for the first time. They have a shared past. They need to talk.

A powerful story about violence and forgiveness, Quietly marked Owen McCafferty’s Abbey Theatre debut, as part of the Great Irish Writers Season, November 2012.

Critic Reviews

Owen McCafferty's remarkable play, an inspired import from Dublin's Abbey Theatre and the stand-out production of the Traverse's opening slew of work... the piece packs sweeping questions about forgiveness and accountability into a tightly plotted encounter

Daily Telegraph
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Over the past twenty-five years Owen McCafferty’s plays have been performed worldwide and have won numerous awards. Previous work includes Titanic: Scenes from the British Wreck Commissioner’s Inquiry, 1912 (MAC, Belfast); The Absence of Women (Lyric Theatre, Belfast, and Tricycle Theatre, London); Days of Wine and Roses (Donmar Theatre, London); Closing Time (National Theatre, London); Shoot the Crow (Druid, Galway);…

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