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Enda Walsh

 
Bio:
Enda Walsh is an Irish playwright living in London. He is the winner of numerous international awards, and his work has been translated and produced worldwide. Recent plays: Misterman (Landmark, Ireland), Penelope, The New Electric Ballroom, The Walworth Farce (All Druid Theatre, Ireland). Other ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Enda Walsh is an Irish playwright living in London. He is the winner of numerous international awards, and his work has been translated and produced worldwide. Recent plays: Misterman (Landmark, Ireland), Penelope, The New Electric Ballroom, The Walworth Farce (All Druid Theatre, Ireland). Other ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 2019]
Bookwriter
 
[Off-Broadway, 2017]
Director
 
[West End, 2016] [Replacement]
Writer[Replacement]
 
[West End, 2013]
Playwright
 
[Off-Broadway, 2003]
Director

Writing

Playwright
Bookwriter
Playwright
Bookwriter

Photos

Rebecca Taichman and Enda Walsh Photo

Rebecca Taichman and Enda Walsh

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Amanda Leigh Jerry and Rustin Cole Sailor

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Christian Pedersen and Cassidy Stirtz

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09/13/2017
Rustin Cole Sailors and Amanda Leigh Jerry Photo

Rustin Cole Sailors and Amanda Leigh Jerry

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09/13/2017

 

Stage

Productions

[Off-Broadway, 2019]
Bookwriter

[Off-Broadway, 2017]
Director

[West End, 2016] [Replacement]
Writer[Replacement]

[West End, 2013]
Playwright

[Off-Broadway, 2003]
Director

Writing
Playwright
Bookwriter
Playwright
Bookwriter

Enda Walsh Biography

Enda Walsh is an Irish playwright living in London. He is the winner of numerous international awards, and his work has been translated and produced worldwide. Recent plays: Misterman (Landmark, Ireland), Penelope, The New Electric Ballroom, The Walworth Farce (All Druid Theatre, Ireland). Other plays: Chatroom, The Small Things, Bedbound, Disco Pigs. Shorter plays: How These Desperate Men Talk, Lynndie’s Gotta Gun, Gentrification, My Friend Duplicity, Room 303. Film: Hunger.

Enda Walsh Awards and Nominations

 
New York Drama Critics Circle Awards - 2012 - Best Musical Gold Star
Enda Walsh, Once
 
Tony Awards - 2012 - Best Book of a Musical Gold Star
Enda Walsh, Once
 
Obie Awards - 2010 - Playwriting Gold Star
Enda WalshThe New Electric Ballroom

Enda Walsh News

New York Theatre Workshop Announces 2022/23 2050 Artistic Fellows Photo New York Theatre Workshop Announces 2022/23 2050 Artistic Fellows
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 28, 2022

New York Theatre Workshop has announced the playwrights and directors selected for the 2022/23 Season 2050 Artistic Fellowship. The 2022/23 Artistic Fellows are Miranda Cornell, Thaddeus McCants, Aileen Wen McGroddy, Attilio Rigotti, Andrew Rodriguez and Minghao Tu.

Let Me In Presents Reimagined Staging of ONCE THE MUSICAL Photo Let Me In Presents Reimagined Staging of ONCE THE MUSICAL
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 22, 2022

Exciting new Midlands theatre company, Let Me In, are reimagining the award-winning folk musical - ONCE - for today's audience, with an immersive new design and visionary creative team.

Berkshire Theatre Group to Present ONCE Photo Berkshire Theatre Group to Present ONCE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 22, 2022

Running July 1 through 16 at The Colonial Theatre, the audience will be transported to a bustling Irish pub with a stage full of incredibly talented actors singing and playing their own instruments. 

Writers Theatre Announces 2022-23 Season Featuring TIGER STYLE!, ONCE & More Photo Writers Theatre Announces 2022-23 Season Featuring TIGER STYLE!, ONCE & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 21, 2022

Writers Theatre Executive Director Kathryn M. Lipuma and Interim Artistic Director Bobby Kennedy announced the company’s 2022/23 four-play season, including Mike Lew’s Tiger Style!, directed by Brian Balcom; Manual Cinema’s Christmas Carol, and more.

Berkshire Theatre Group to Present Sensory Friendly Performances For Summer 2022 Seas Photo Berkshire Theatre Group to Present Sensory Friendly Performances For Summer 2022 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 15, 2022

Berkshire Theatre Group has announced that this season BTG has expanded the sensory-friendly programming and will offer a sensory-friendly performance for many of its summer season shows.

St. Ann's Warehouse & Afro Latin Jazz Announce FANDANGO AT THE WALL Free Concert in B Photo St. Ann's Warehouse & Afro Latin Jazz Announce FANDANGO AT THE WALL Free Concert in Brooklyn Bridge Park
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 9, 2022

After reopening its Brooklyn waterfront theater last fall, St. Ann’s Warehouse is launching its second post-shutdown season with a continuation of large-scale outdoor performance and public art presentations that address urgent humanitarian issues.

Wayward Productions Presents SOUNDWOOD AND THE FABLE OF ABLE STAIN At Union Chapel Photo Wayward Productions Presents SOUNDWOOD AND THE FABLE OF ABLE STAIN At Union Chapel
by Stephi Wild - Jun 8, 2022

In the first event of its kind, award-winning author Max Porter is joined by guests Fatima Bhutto, Nina Conti and Roger Robinson with music from rushes/esp, in an ensemble piece fused with image, text, improvised sound and storytelling in response to the country's social, political, environmental, cultural, and emotional state.

Casts Announced for B.R.O.K.E.N CODE B.I.R.D SWITCHING World Premiere & More Berkshir Photo Casts Announced for B.R.O.K.E.N CODE B.I.R.D SWITCHING World Premiere & More Berkshire Theatre Group
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 7, 2022

Berkshire Theatre Group and Kate Maguire have announced casting for shows in BTG’s Early Summer 2022 Season. The full season will feature B.R.O.K.E.N code B.I.R.D switching, a world premiere play and recipient of an NEA Grants for Arts Projects Award and more.

Darlinghurst Theatre Company Announces Cast of ONCE Photo Darlinghurst Theatre Company Announces Cast of ONCE
by Stephi Wild - Jun 1, 2022

Darlinghurst Theatre Company has announced the cast of the smash-hit musical Once, which makes its long-awaited return to the Eternity Playhouse from 24 June following its season in Perth with Black Swan State Theatre Company. 

Patricia McGregor Will Be The Next Artistic Director Of New York Theatre Workshop Photo Patricia McGregor Will Be The Next Artistic Director Of New York Theatre Workshop
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 25, 2022

New York Theatre Workshop announced today that Patricia McGregor will succeed James C. Nicola as Artistic Director, following a yearlong search led by ALJP Consulting and a dedicated search committee of artists, staff and Trustees.

Enda Walsh Videos

BWW TV: See A Special Preview of SING STREET: GROUNDED VideoBWW TV: See A Special Preview of SING STREET: GROUNDED
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 29, 2020

Get a sneak peek of SING STREET: Grounded streaming this Thursday from 6:30pm till 7pm (EST) exclusively on SING STREET Broadway's Facebook Page!

BWW TV: SING STREET to Be Featured on New Digital Series CBS SUNDAY MORNING - SUNDAY  VideoBWW TV: SING STREET to Be Featured on New Digital Series CBS SUNDAY MORNING - SUNDAY MATINEE
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 24, 2020

CBS Sunday Morning is launching a new digital series entitled CBS Sunday Morning - Sunday Matinee! Every Sunday after their broadcast, at 3 PM, they will share exclusive content from Broadway and Off-Broadway shows so that fans can keep up with their favorite shows and stars from their computers and/or personal devices.

VIDEO: Watch the Music Video For 'Falling Slowly' From ONCE Ahead of the UK Tour VideoVIDEO: Watch the Music Video For 'Falling Slowly' From ONCE Ahead of the UK Tour
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 11, 2019

A new recording is released today of the Academy Award-winning song Falling Slowly, introducing Daniel Healy as Guy and Emma Lucia as Girl. They will lead the cast of the first UK Tour of Once, launching in January 2020 following a run at Fairfield Halls, Croydon from Thursday 19 December to Saturday 11 January.

Irish Arts Center And Baryshnikov Arts Center Present Colin Dunne's CONCERT VideoIrish Arts Center And Baryshnikov Arts Center Present Colin Dunne's CONCERT
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 1, 2019

Irish Arts Center and Baryshnikov Arts Center join forces again to present the U.S. premiere of Colin Dunne's Concert, in which he takes on the widely influential Irish fiddle player Tommie Potts' iconic‚ÄĒand notoriously choreographically challenging‚ÄĒ1972 album¬†The Liffey Banks, armed with an LP, tape recorder, portable speakers, and sheets of flooring. Choreographed and performed by Dunne, and created in collaboration with director Sin√©ad Rushe and composer and sound designer Mel Mercier, Concert, which The Irish Times, in a five-star review, described as ‚Äúwarm, funny, respectful, and irreverent,‚ÄĚ comes to Baryshnikov Arts Center November 14-16.

VIDEO: On This Day, March 18- ONCE Makes Beautiful Music On Broadway VideoVIDEO: On This Day, March 18- ONCE Makes Beautiful Music On Broadway
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 18, 2019

On this day in 2012, the musical adaptation of the Oscar-winning love story, Once, opened on Broadway!

VIDEO: Get A First Look at Olney's ONCE VideoVIDEO: Get A First Look at Olney's ONCE
by Alan Henry - Feb 19, 2019

ONCE opened at the Olney Theatre in Baltimore on February 6th and is running through March 10, 2019.

VIDEO: On This Day, February 1- Happy Birthday, Michael C. Hall! VideoVIDEO: On This Day, February 1- Happy Birthday, Michael C. Hall!
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 1, 2019

On this day, we're celebrating the birthday of stage and television star, Michael C. Hall!

VIDEO: Get a Behind the Scenes Look at 'Skittles Commercial: The Broadway Musical' VideoVIDEO: Get a Behind the Scenes Look at 'Skittles Commercial: The Broadway Musical'
by Stage Tube - Jan 28, 2019

Get a look behind the scenes as the full cast of "Skittles Commercial: The Broadway Musical" record one of the original tracks from the show - "Advertising Ruins Everything." Watch the video below!

VIDEO: First Look at ONCE in Rehearsals at Theatre Latte Da VideoVIDEO: First Look at ONCE in Rehearsals at Theatre Latte Da
by Stage Tube - Aug 28, 2018

Rehearsals for Theater Latte Da's Once are underway. Winner of 8 Tony Awards including Best Musical, Once features a book by Enda Walsh with music and lyrics by Glen Hansard and Marketa Irglova. Theater Latte Da Artistic Director Peter Rothstein directs the production with Music Director Jason Hansen and choreography by Kelli Foster Warder. Performances begin September 12 at the Ritz Theater (345 13th Avenue NE in Minneapolis). Single tickets and season tickets are on sale now and can be purchased at latteda.org or by calling 612-339-3003.

VIDEO: Get A First Look At Paramount Theatre's ONCE VideoVIDEO: Get A First Look At Paramount Theatre's ONCE
by Alan Henry - May 7, 2018

Aurora's Paramount Theatre - Chicago's most decorated theater at the 2017 Jeff Awards with the third largest subscriber base in the nation - is excited to present the first Chicago-area regional staging of the Tony Award-winning Best Musical Once to close its 2017-18 Broadway Series. Get a first look at the production in the video below!


Enda Walsh Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Enda Walsh written?
Enda Walsh has written 4 shows including bedbound (Playwright), Once (Bookwriter), Arlington (Playwright), Sing Street (Bookwriter).

What awards has Enda Walsh been nominated for?
Best Musical (New York Drama Critics Circle Awards) for Once Best Book of a Musical (Tony Awards) for Once and Playwriting (Obie Awards) for The New Electric Ballroom .

What awards has Enda Walsh won?
Best Musical (New York Drama Critics Circle Awards) for Once Best Book of a Musical (Tony Awards) for Onceand Playwriting (Obie Awards) for The New Electric Ballroom.