Book Now… The Beauty Queen of Leenane
McDonagh makes witty play with Irish stereotypes, but beneath the exaggerated speech and the cliches lies a depth of feeling and a psychological acuity less evident in his recent output. This is indeed a nasty piece of work, but exquisitely so, and dreadfully funny.
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