Enda Walsh | Director and Librettist

Director and Librettist

Enda Walsh

This Season

The Second Violinist


Enda Walsh is a Tony and multi award-winning Irish playwright and director. His work has been translated into over 20 languages and has been performed internationally since 1998. His recent plays include an adaptation of Max Porter’s Grief Is The Thing With Feathers (2018) for Theatre de Complicite; The Same (2017), produced by Corcadorca, Lazarus (2016) with David Bowie; Arlington (2016), Ballyturk (2014), Misterman (2012) produced by Landmark Productions and Galway International Arts Festival; and the opera The Last Hotel (2015) for Landmark Productions and Wide Open Opera. His other plays include Once (2011), Penelope (2010), The New Electric Ballroom (2009), The Walworth Farce (2006), Chatroom (2005), The Small Things (2005), Bedbound (2000), Disco Pigs (1996). He has made five installation ‘Rooms’ with Paul Fahy and the GIAF: Room 303, A Girl’s Bedroom, A Kitchen, Bathroom and this year’s Office 33A. In 2014, he received an honorary doctorate from NUI Galway.