Enda Walsh

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Theatre

Writer & Director 

Producer Complicite
Starring
  • Cillian Murphy
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    Based on the novel by Max Porter

    Barbican & St Ann's
    Producer Paul Fahy
    Starring
  • Charlie Murphy
  • Eileen Walsh
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    Room 303, A Girl's Bedroom, Kitchen, Bathroom, Office 33a

    Galway International Arts Festival & Barbican
    The Second Violinist
    Best Opera, Irish Times Theatre Awards
    Producer Landmark Productions & Irish National Opera
    Starring
  • Aaron Monaghan
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    Composed by Donnacha Dennehy



    Galway International Arts Festival
    The Last Hotel
    Best Opera, Irish Times Theatre Award
    Producer Landmark Productions & Wide Open Opera
    Director Enda Walsh
    Starring
  • Robin Adams
  • Claudia Boyle
  • Katherine Manley
  • Mikel Murfi
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    Libretto for dark opera about a woman planning her suicide in a hotel in Ireland with music composed by Donnacha Dennehy

    Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh
    Producer Landmark Productions & Galway International Arts Festival
    Director Enda Walsh
    Starring
  • Charlie Murphy
  • Hugh O’Conor
  • Oona Doherty
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    Love story set in a dark world

    Galway International Arts Festival
    Ballyturk
    Winner: Best Production, Irish Times Theatre Awards
    Producer Landmark Productions and Galway International Arts Festival
    Director Enda Walsh
    Starring
  • Mikel Murfi
  • Cillian Murphy
  • Stephen Rea
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    Play examining the moment of realisation that everyone will die

    Galway Arts Festival
    Producer Druid Theatre
    Starring
  • Catherine Walsh
  • Mikel Murfi
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    A dark fable of the emotionally stultifying effects of small-town life
    Galway International Arts Festival & Traverse Theatre

    Writer 

    Adapted from the hit 2016 film of the same name. Music and Lyrics by John Carney and Gary Clark.

    Lyceum Theatre Broadway
    Director Ivo Van Hove
    Starring
  • Michael C Hall
  • Michael Esper
  • Krystina Alabado
  • Sophia Anne Caruso
  • Nicholas Christopher
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    Musical based on the novel The Man Who Fell to Earth with music from David Bowie

    New York Theatre Workshop & King's Cross Theatre
    Director John Tiffany
    Starring
  • Steve Kazee
  • David Patrick Kelly
  • Christin Milioti
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    Stage adaptation of John Carney's film

    New York Theatre Workshop & Phoenix Theatre
    Director Vicky Featherstone
    Starring
  • Niall Buggy
  • Olga Wehrly
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    'Impossible Things Before Breakfast' staged readings at the Traverse during the Edinburgh Festival
    Traverse Theatre
    Director Mikel Murfi
    Starring
  • Niall Buggy
  • Denis Conway
  • Tadhg Murphy
  • Karl Shiels
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    Modern take on the classic Greek myth of Penelope, the wife of Odysseus
    Druid Theatre
    Director Joseph Alford

    Re-interpretation of The Brothers Karamazov

    Peacock Theatre, Dublin
    Director Orla O'Loghlin
    Starring
  • Joseph Alford
  • Elliot Levy
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    Translation of Brecht's play
    The Young Vic
    The Walworth Farce
    Fringe First Award
    Producer Druid Theatre
    Director Mikel Murfi
    In a council flat on the Walworth Road a father forces his two sons to continually retell the story of their arrival in London
    Druid Theatre, Galway
    Producer National Theatre
    Director Anna Mackmin
    Starring
  • Sophie Benjamin
  • Calum Callaghan
  • Richard Dempsey
  • Andrew Garfield
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    A play about the drama of teenage lives
    National Theatre, Cottesloe
    Producer Cork Midsummer Festival
    Director Donal Gallagher
    Starring
  • Domhnall O’Donoghue
  • Ailish Symons
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    The play traces a desperate day in the life of a Cork city checkout girl
    Granary Theatre
    Creator Roald Dahl
    Director John Tiffany
    Starring
  • Jason Watkins
  • Monica Dolan
  • Sam Cox
  • Cait Davis
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    A mischievous adaptation of Roald Dahl's classic tale

    Royal Court Theatre
    Producer Corcadorca Theatre Company
    Director Pat Kiernan
    Starring
  • Cillian Murphy
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    One man play following Thomas Magill, self-appointed guardian of Inishfree
    Granary Theatre
    Producer Paines Plough Theatre Company
    Director Vicky Featherstone
    Starring
  • Bernard Gallagher
  • Val Lilley
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    Original play for Paines Plough
    Menier Chocolate Factory
    Bedbound
    Fringe First Award
    Starring
  • Liam Carney
  • Norma Sheahan
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    Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh
    Producer Abbey Theatre
    Director Sarah Thornton
    Starring
  • Lynda Gough
  • Paul Griffin
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    A fierce and uncompromising account of five young people tormented by a rape in a claustrophobic, drug-infested Dublin.
    Samuel Beckett Theatre
    Producer Corcadorca Theatre Company
    Director Pat Kiernan
    Starring
  • Cillian Murphy
  • Eileen Walsh
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    Play following two teenagers, Pig and Runt, who have an unusually close relationship
    Trishel Arts Centre
    Producer Corcadorca Theatre Company
    Director Pat Kiernan
    Starring
  • Anita Cahill
  • Sorcha Carroll
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    Play about a young man who discovers he has talent and ambition as a ventriloquist
    Granary Theatre
    Producer Corcardorca
    Director Pat Kiernan
    Starring
  • Eileen Walsh
  • Catherine Walsh
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    Old Cork Prison
    Producer Corcadorca
    Greapel Metal Perforation Factory

    Film

    Writer 

    Director Hideo Nakata
    Starring
  • Matthew Beard
  • Aaron Johnson
  • Hannah Murray
  • Imogen Poots
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    Feature film adaptation of Enda's play
    Pathe
    Ruby Films
    Hunger
    Nominated: BAFTA, Best Screenplay
    Feature
    Director Steve McQueen
    Starring
  • Liam Cunningham
  • Michael Fassbender
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    Feature film about an IRA hunger striker
    Channel 4
    Blast! Films
    Disco Pigs
    Feature
    Producer Ed Guiney
    Starring
  • Elaine Cassidy
  • Cillian Murphy
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    Feature film adaptation of Enda's own play
    Vanguard Cinema
    Temple Films & Renaissance

    TV

    Writer 

    Blueprint Pictures
    In development

    Writer & Executive Producer 

    Nexus Studios
    In development

    Radio

    Writer 

    Four Big Days in the Life of Dessie Banks
    PPI Award for Best Radio Drama
    Producer Aidan Stanley
    Starring
  • Cillian Murphy
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    Radio play for RTE radio

    Broadcaster RTE