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The Abbey Theatre performed "Terminus" on Feb. 25th and 26th at The Carolina Theatre

Irish Dramatist Mark O’Rowe’s “Terminus” Is a Surreal Edge-of-Your-Seat Thriller

In “Terminus,” dramatist Mark O’Rowe keeps his speakers separate — perhaps inhabiting their own private portions of Hell — but their stories cross paths in an amazing series of coincidences as they spill their guts and O’Rowe peels layer after layer from their psychic onions.

"Terminus" plays The Carolina Theatre on Feb. 25th and 26th

“Terminus” by Mark O’Rowe Spins Surreal Narratives Full of Angels and Demons, Lust and Violence

“Terminus” is a cycle of three interlocking monologues told in a rhymed blank verse that has as much to do with Irish slang as it does with classic English prosody. Three characters [Olwen Fouéré as A, Catherine Walker as B, and Declan Conlon as C] each tell their stories directly to the audience, surreal narratives full of angels and demons, lust and violence.