The Bull was Karen’s first play, staged by Queen’s University Players in 2011 and directed by Colm G Doran. It toured, starting in Belfast and finishing in An Grianan Theatre in County Donegal.
‘The Bull is one of the best first plays I have read in a long time. Karen
Quinn writes with honesty, maturity and humour – a rare mix in one so young.’
– Owen Mc Cafferty, Playwright.
‘A very impressive debut in a fine production with strong performances by a talented cast.’
– Hanna Slattne, dramaturg with Tinderbox Theatre Company.
‘In The Bull, Karen Quinn shows us a world that’s truthful, funny and genuinely moving. This is an impressive debut from a writer of real promise.’
– Tim Loane, Screenwriter and Playwright.