Murphy’s lore

In 1960, a young man from Tuam, Co Galway, plucked up the courage to submit his first full-length play to the Abbey Theatre. Enigmatically titled A Whistle in the Dark, it was a visceral drama about a dysfunctional Irish family, whose reunion in Cove

30th May, 2009

Tom Murphy

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