Enda Walsh

Writer for theatre and film

Theatre, Film & TV
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Theatre
Writer
A Christmas Carol 1994

Writer Enda Walsh

The Twits 2014
Royal Court Theatre
Creator Roald Dahl
Director John Tiffany
Writer Enda Walsh

A mischievous adaptation of Roald Dahl's classic tale, premiering in April 2015 

Ballyturk 2014
Galway Arts Festival
Producer Landmark Productions
Director Enda Walsh
Writer Enda Walsh
Starring Mikel Murfi, Cillian Murphy & Stephen Rea

New play premiering at Galway Arts Festival

Once 2013
Phoenix Theatre
Director John Tiffany
Writer Enda Walsh
Starring Valda Aviks, Declan Bennett, Zrinka Cvitešić, Aidan Kelly & Michael O’Connor

London production of the award winning musical

Once 2011
New York Theatre Workshop
Producer New York Theatre Workshop
Director John Tiffany
Writer Enda Walsh
Starring Steve Kazee, David Patrick Kelly & Christin Milioti

Stage adaptation of John Carney's film

My Friend Duplicity 2010
Traverse Theatre
Director Vicky Featherstone
Writer Enda Walsh
Starring Niall Buggy & Olga Wehrly

'Impossible Things Before Breakfast' staged readings at the Traverse during the Edinburgh Festival

Penelope 2010
Druid Theatre
Director Mikel Murfi
Writer Enda Walsh
Starring Niall Buggy, Denis Conway, Tadhg Murphy, Karl Shiels & Olga Wehrly

Modern take on the classic Greek myth of Penelope, the wife of Odysseus

Delirium 2008
Peacock Theatre, Dublin
Director Joseph Alford
Writer Enda Walsh

How Much is Your Iron? 2006
The Young Vic
Director Orla O'Loghlin
Writer Enda Walsh
Starring Joseph Alford & Elliot Levy

Translation of Brecht's play

Druid Theatre, Galway
Producer Druid Theatre
Director Mikel Murfi
Writer Enda Walsh

A commission for the Druid Theatre

Chatroom 2005
National Theatre, Cottesloe
Producer National Theatre
Director Anna Mackmin
Writer Enda Walsh
Starring Sophie Benjamin, Calum Callaghan, Richard Dempsey, Andrew Garfield & Matt Smith

A play about the drama of teenage lives

Pondlife Angels 2005
Granary Theatre
Producer Cork Midsummer Festival
Director Donal Gallagher
Writer Enda Walsh
Starring Domhnall O’Donoghue & Ailish Symons

The play traces a desperate day in the life of a Cork city checkout girl

The New Electric Ballroom 2005
Kammerspiele Theatre, Munich
Writer Enda Walsh

A dark fable of the emotionally stultifying effects of small-town life

The Small Things 2005
Menier Chocolate Factory
Producer Paines Plough Theatre Company
Director Vicky Featherstone
Writer Enda Walsh
Starring Bernard Gallagher & Val Lilley

Original play for Paines Plough

Bedbound 2001
Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh
Writer Enda Walsh
Starring Liam Carney & Norma Sheahan

Misterman 1999
Granary Theatre
Producer Corcadorca Theatre Company
Director Pat Kiernan
Writer Enda Walsh
Starring Enda Walsh

One man play

Disco Pigs 1997
Trishel Arts Centre
Producer Corcadorca Theatre Company
Director Pat Kiernan
Writer Enda Walsh
Starring Cillian Murphy

Original play for Corcadorca Theatre Company

Sucking Dublin 1997
Samuel Beckett Theatre
Producer Abbey Theatre
Director Sarah Thornton
Writer Enda Walsh
Starring Lynda Gough & Paul Griffin

A fierce and uncompromising account of five young people tormented by a rape in a claustrophobic, drug-infested Dublin.

Granary Theatre
Producer Corcadorca Theatre Company
Director Pat Kiernan
Writer Enda Walsh
Starring Anita Cahill, Sorcha Carroll & Enda Walsh

Original play for the Corcadorca Theatre Company

Film
Writer
Minette Feature
2013
Cuba Pictures
In development
Director Paul King
Writer Enda Walsh

Based on Island of the Aunts by Eva Ibbotson

Into That Darkness Feature
2013
Element Pictures
In development
Writer Enda Walsh

 
Jules in the City Feature
2012
Daybreak Pictures for Film 4
In development
Producer Hal Vogel
Writer Enda Walsh

Based on the life and music of Rufus Wainwright

Chatroom Feature
2010
Ruby Films for Pathe
Director Hideo Nakata
Writer Enda Walsh
Starring Matthew Beard, Aaron Johnson, Hannah Murray & Imogen Poots

Feature film adaptation of Enda's play

Hunger Feature
2008
Blast! Films/Channel 4
Director Steve McQueen
Writer Enda Walsh
Starring Liam Cunningham & Michael Fassbender

Feature film about an IRA hunger striker

Miss Emerald Isle Feature
2005
Feelgood Fiction for UKFC
In development
Producer Lawrence Bowen
Director Ian Fitzgibbon
Writer Enda Walsh

 
Disco Pigs 2001
Temple Films/Renaissance for Vanguard Cinema
Producer Ed Guiney
Writer Enda Walsh
Starring Elaine Cassidy & Cillian Murphy

Feature film adaptation of Enda's own play

Radio
Writer
Four Big Days in the Life of Dessie Banks 2001
RTE
 
Producer Aidan Stanley
Writer Enda Walsh
Starring Cillian Murphy

Radio play for RTE radio