Tagged with Martin McDonagh

Unhand Me Now: Second Thought Waves in 2013

The sound of one hand clapping? Hear it at Second Thought Theatre. “A Behanding in Spokane”, a bleak, black comedy by highly regarded Irish playwright Martin McDonagh marks his first work set in the United States. It feels like an audition piece for a feature film or cable television show where his rough-hewn, off-kilter characters … Continue reading

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Stage West’s True Lonesome

“I thought Leenane was a nice place when first I turned up here, but no.  Turns out it’s the murder capital of f***ing Europe.” So comments the mournful, young, alcoholic parish priest Father Welsh as he introduces himself in acclaimed playwright Martin McDonagh’s hard-hearted comedy The Lonesome West, running through May 9 at Ft. Worth’s … Continue reading