Dermot Bolger

Playwright and writer for film and televison
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Theatre

Writer

The Holy Ground
Edinburgh Fringe First
Director David Byrne
Starring
  • Pat Leavy
  •  
    A one woman show about an unhappy marriage
    Gate Theatre, Dublin
     
     
    In High Germany is a one act play set on platform 4 of the Altona Railway station in Hamburg in 1988.
    Gate Theatre, Dublin
     
    The Lament for Arthur Cleary
    Samuel Beckett Award
     
    Dermot Bolger's award-winning debut play
    Dublin Theatre Festival
     
     
    A play about the past letting go of a house and the future taking possession of it.
    Peacock Theatre, Dublin
     
    Blinded By The Light
    Listowel Prize
    Director Caroline Fitzgerald
     
    Blinded by the Light is a frantic black farce
    Abbey Theatre, Dublin
     
    From These Green Heights
    Irish Times/ESB Irish Theatre Award, 2004
     
    A play about the lives of two Dublin families from 1960 to 2004.
    Axis Arts Centre, Ballymum
     

    Film

    Writer

    Producer Martin Bruce-Clayton
    Director Sue Clayton
    Starring
  • Jonathan Rhys Meyers
  • Luke Griffin
  •  
    A film about lost friendship.
    Channel 4
    First City Features
     
    Producer Andrew Eaton
    Director Michael Winterbottom
     
    Feature film adaptation of Dermot's novel
    Revolution Films
     
    Producer Lynda Myles
     
    Feature film adaptation of Dermot Bolger's own novel.

     

    TV

    Writer

    Director Charlie McCarthy
    Starring
  • David Foster
  • Liam O'Brien
  •  
    Screenplay for RTE1/BBC2
    RTE for BBC
     

    Radio

    Writer

    Producer Kirsty Williams
     

    Short story for BBC Radio 4


    Broadcaster BBC Radio 4
    In development