Plays Directory : The Pillowman

The information below is intended to give you a brief guide to the show and highlight some of the other The Mandy Network members who have also been involved in this show.

  • Author
    Martin McDonagh
  • Written
    2003
  • Setting
    Police station
  • Overview
    The Pillowman is a 2003 play by Irish playwright Martin McDonagh. An especially dark black comedy, it tells the tale of Katurian, a fiction writer living in a police state who is interrogated about the gruesome content of his short stories, and their similarities to a number of bizarre child murders occurring in his town. The play received the 2004 Olivier Award for Best New Play, the 2004-5 New York Drama Critics' Circle Award for Best New Foreign Play, and two Tony Awards for production. It was nominated for the 2004 Evening Standard Award for Best New Play.

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5 known characters

6 known roles


Connected mandy members:

James Booth
James Booth
Technical Manager
2012, Lighting Designer
Birmingham
Philip B. Richard II
Philip B. Richard II
Stage Manager
2008, Lighting Designer