Ruth Leon recommends… A Girl is a Half Formed Thing – Irish RepRuth Leon recommends
A Girl is a Half Formed Thing – Irish Rep
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14 – 30 January
Based on Eimear McBride’s acclaimed novel of the same name, and adapted by Annie Ryan, A Girl is a Half-formed Thing follows the inner narrative of a girl, played by Jenn Murray(see photo) from birth until the age of twenty, with vivid intensity and originality. This character navigates the crushing Catholicism and hardship of her Irish childhood with astonishing resilience and intelligence. Directed by Nicola Murphy for New York’s Irish Rep.