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Theatrical: ‘Pale sister’ by Colm Toibin


In the interest of full disclosure, before I begin this review I acknowledge that Colm Toibin is one of my favourite writers. I’ve read all his fiction – in novel and short story form; as well as most of his non-fiction and travel writing. His fiction tends to be sparse in style, but written in such a manner┬áthat there are orchestras playing between the lines. When I heard that he was writing a play for the Gate Theatre, I immediately booked a ticket. Continue reading Theatrical: ‘Pale sister’ by Colm Toibin