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The Gamal
by Ciarán Collins
(Bloomsbury 2013)

Tausend Worte
by Ciarán Collins

(Berlin Verlag 2013)

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    PRIMAL
A New Play by Ciarán Collins at Cork Arts Theatre

"Entertaining...engaging.
This powerplay between two generations is already packing a punch."

-The Echo


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"PRIMAL is a new play by award-winning Cork writer Ciarán Collins, author of bestselling novel ‘The Gamal’, and the theatrical debut of award-winning screen director Shaun O Connor.

Set in the offices of academia, the story begins with a professor, a student, and a simple accusation of plagiarism. But as the narrative unfolds it becomes clear that there’s much more at stake — for both parties.

PRIMAL is a brutally honest examination of male relationships and power hierarchies, exploring the potential for darkness inside everyone – and how easily the veneer of civility can be wiped away when someone is pushed to their limits.

This tense drama, punctuated by distinctly Cork humour, builds to a stunning conclusion that will leave audiences discussing it long after the performance has ended.

Starring two of Ireland's finest actors: Jack Walsh (The Tudors, Killinaskully, Fair City) and Tommy Harris (The Young Offenders, Wet Paint, Rebellion).

THE GAMAL
Published by Bloomsbury

Winner of the Rooney Prize for Irish Literature
Winner of Le Prix Des Lecteurs Escpades, France

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