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Quietly

Owen McCafferty

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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

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Born in 1961, Owen McCafferty lives with his wife, three children and granddaughter in Belfast. His work for the stage includes Shoot the Crow (Druid, Galway, 1997; Royal Exchange, Manchester, 2003), Mojo Mickybo (Kabosh, Belfast, 1998), Closing Time (National Theatre, London, 2002), Cold Comfort (Primecut Productions, Belfast, 2002), Scenes from the Big Picture (National Theatre, London, 2003), Days of Wine…

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