Peter Harness' Mongoose: "A darkly charming fairytale."-The Times (London). Conor McPherson's St. Nicholas: "About a boozy, rancorous Irish theatre critic who finds himself working for a group of vampires . . . wholly compelling."-Sunday Telegraph. Ronan O'Donnell's Brazil: "Like Mark O'Rowe and Enda Walsh, the Scottish O'Donnell has an ear for dialect-intoxicated writing larded with cynicism."-The Times(London)
Conor McPherson was born in Dublin, where he still lives. His plays include This Lime Tree Bower, St. Nicholas, The Weir, Port Authority and Dublin Carol. He has written three films, I Went Down, Saltwater and The Actors, and directed the last two.