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By Fintan O'Toole,Julia Furay,Redmond O'Hanlon

This new ebook at the paintings of Fintan O’Toole, the the world over acclaimed theatre critic

and cultural commentator, deals percussive analyses and checks of the main performs and playwrights

within the canon of recent Irish theatre. Fearless and provocative in his judgments, O’Toole is vital reading

for someone attracted to feedback or within the present nation of Irish theatre.

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