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The seafarer

Author: Conor McPherson
Publisher: New York : Nick Hern Books, 2014.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A breathtaking supernatural play from the author of The Weir. It's Christmas Eve and Sharky has returned to Dublin to look after his irascible, ageing brother who's recently gone blind. Old drinking buddies Ivan and Nicky are holed up at the house too, hoping to play some cards. But with the arrival of a stranger from the distant past, the stakes are raised ever higher. In fact, Sharky may be playing for his very  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Drama
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
McPherson, Conor.
Seafarer (NHB Modern Plays).
New York : Nick Hern Books, ©2014
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Conor McPherson
ISBN: 9781780012810 1780012810
OCLC Number: 894171437
Description: 1 online resource (171 pages)
Contents: Cover; Title Page; Contents; Epigraph; Original Production; Characters and Setting; Act One; Act Two; About the Author; Copyright and Performing Rights Information.
Responsibility: Conor McPherson.

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A breathtaking supernatural play from the author of The Weir. It's Christmas Eve and Sharky has returned to Dublin to look after his irascible, ageing brother who's recently gone blind. Old drinking buddies Ivan and Nicky are holed up at the house too, hoping to play some cards. But with the arrival of a stranger from the distant past, the stakes are raised ever higher. In fact, Sharky may be playing for his very soul. 'a blistering emotional punch ... The Seafarer first ambushes you and then haunts you for days afterwards' - Time Out 'sparkling and suspenseful ... McPherson is a born yar.

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