Arlington - a new play by ENDA WALSH

Category: Reviews


Review – Sunday Business Post

★★★★      ‘a more openly avant-garde piece than some of [Walsh’s] previous creations … Isla (winningly played by Charlie Murphy) … a gorgeous sequence from dancer Oona Doherty … Doherty delivers a compelling set-piece … powerful … Arlington  has…

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Review – The Guardian

Charlie Murphy in Arlington. Landmark Productions and Galway International Arts Festival present Arlington a new play by Enda Walsh. World premiere 11 July in a specially-constructed theatre space at Leisureland, Salthill, Galway. Photo by Patrick Redmond

★★★★ “new form of theatre that includes drama, dance, music and … a powerful dystopian drama … weaving [Walsh’s] closely textured poetic prose into a new form of comprehensive, category-defying theatre. No Galway international arts festival seems complete without a new…

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Review – Sunday Times

Hugh O'Conor in Arlington. Landmark Productions and Galway International Arts Festival present Arlington a new play by Enda Walsh. World premiere 11 July in a specially-constructed theatre space at Leisureland, Salthill, Galway. Photo by Patrick Redmond

Enda Walsh’s new play is quite a trip … his quest to push theatrical boundaries results in a powerful experience in which choreography, music and video collide … a delightfully funny, nerdy, nameless young man (Hugh O’Conor).  Endearingly, they fall…

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Review – The Independent

Hugh O'Conor in Arlington. Landmark Productions and Galway International Arts Festival present Arlington a new play by Enda Walsh. World premiere 11 July in a specially-constructed theatre space at Leisureland, Salthill, Galway. Photo by Patrick Redmond

‘a powerfully political work … it’s as thought-provoking, bewildering a play as Walsh has yet written … given what can only be called a towering production by Landmark and the Galway Arts Festival … intensely moving, layered performances from Charlie…

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Review – The Stage

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★★★★★   ‘a tremendous exploration of the transcending of circumstance … Walsh and the creative team combine stunning effects with playful physicality … Jack Phelan provides some of the most stirring video work that’s been seen on an Irish stage ……

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