Hamlet

An actor playing Hamlet, takes his final bow, and exits stage left, pursued by a bear. Into the blue-lit backstage he strides sweat beaded, exhilarated, to his dressing room he retires smoking a cigarette. A telephone message left before to call…

Tuam

Where do you start? Where do you find words to describe the scale of human tragedy? “Monsters exist, but they are too few in number to be truly dangerous. More dangerous are the common men, the functionaries ready to believe and to act without…