... Frank McGuinness's Someone Who'll Watch Over Me is certainly one of those plays.
Someone Who'll Watch Over Me
The play opens on a bare room, where two men are chained up. They're playing at Desert Island Discs, and extolling the virtues of Ella Fitzgerald. After a couple of minutes Edward, ... Read review
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books comics magazines about speedy hen ltd by continuing with this checkout and ordering from speedy hen you are accepting our current terms and conditions details of which can be found by clicking here author biography frank mcguinness was born in buncrana co donegal and now lives in dublin and lectures in english at university college dublin his plays include the factory girls abbey theatre dublin 1982 bagl
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"...certainly one of those plays.
== Someone Who'll Watch Over Me ==
The play opens on a bare room, where two men are chained up. They're playing at _Desert Island Discs_, and extolling the virtues of Ella Fitzgerald. After a couple of minutes Edward, an Irishman, starts re-enacting Dawn Run's victory in a horse race. Then he and Adam, an American, begin to wonder whether they're going to be taken out and shot, or released by their unseen captors.
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"I bought this book ages ago (I think it was only £0.50 from a car-boot sale), I only finished it yesterday, I think it took me a good 2 months to read it; this was mainly due to work and other obligations. The book is adapted from the play version which I have heard has done very well in its target market.
I would read this book again, absolutely, but only if I didn't have other things occupying my time. Its a book that is easy to follow, and that ..."
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