Port Authority by Conor McPherson audiobook

Port Authority

By Conor McPherson
Performed by Jim Norton , Stephen Brennan , and Éanna MacLiam

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1.52 Hours Audio Theater
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Conor McPherson is one of the leading figures in Irish contemporary drama. His look at life in a village pub, The Weir, was premiered in Dublin and then ran for over a year in the West End and on Broadway. Port Authority is his followup to the well-known classic and features three Dublin men of differing ages simply telling their stories to the audience. Although regarded as a spare document, the wit, insight, and pathos are skillfully woven by this major dramatist to make it an unforgettable major recording premier. Contains adult subject matter and explicit language

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Summary

Summary

Conor McPherson is one of the leading figures in Irish contemporary drama. His look at life in a village pub, The Weir, was premiered in Dublin and then ran for over a year in the West End and on Broadway.

Port Authority is his followup to the well-known classic and features three Dublin men of differing ages simply telling their stories to the audience. Although regarded as a spare document, the wit, insight, and pathos are skillfully woven by this major dramatist to make it an unforgettable major recording premier.

Contains adult subject matter and explicit language

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“The play is a fine, often very funny piece of writing.” Independent (London)
“McPherson’s new play—buoyed up by his storytelling flair and his gift for skewering detail—is alive with subtle shifts, vivid with really good jokes…He is terrific.” Observer (London)
“Totally absorbing, often hilarious and, at times, heart-wrenchingly moving…An act of pure theatre.” Irish Times
“McPherson is an Irish storyteller par excellence.” Times (London), praise for the author

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Author

Author Bio: Conor McPherson

Author Bio: Conor McPherson

Conor McPherson is a playwright and screenwriter who was named by the New York Times as “the finest playwright of his generation.” He won the George Devine Award in 1997 for his play St Nicholas and went on to win an Olivier Award for Best New Play in 1999 with his followup, The Weir. In 2006 he received a Tony Award nomination for Shining City and an Olivier Award nomination for Best New Play for The Seafarer.

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Available Formats : Digital Download, CD, MP3 CD
Category: Fiction
Runtime: 1.52
Audience: Adult
Language: English