Archive for November, 2007

Welcome to Contemporary Irish Drama!

This course website is a blog, so you are welcome to ask questions here, or post comments. It’s still a while until January, but if you want to get ahead on your reading over the holidays, check out the Plays page to the left. I look forward to meeting you in January. Contemporary Irish Drama retains the poetry that Irish drama is well known for, but also injects a healthy dose of spectacle and mania. We’re in for a wild ride…


Famine by Tom Murphy (Single Thread Theatre Co)

This class hasn’t started yet, but you can see a contemporary Irish play in Kingston! Single Thread presents Tom Murphy’s Famine. *OPENS NOV 15* See press release for details.

Already saw the show? Feel free to discuss it by posting a comment below (using your Queen’s email address).