A Resounding Tinkle

DOI: 10.5040/9780571285921.00000008
Acts: 2. Scenes: 2. Roles: Male (11) , Female (6) , Neutral (0)

N. F. Simpson, whose work includes One Way Pendulum, led the twentieth century British Absurdist movement. His first play, A Resounding Tinkle, was one of the winners in the Observer play competition in 1957. The 'incessant ambush of non-sequiturs', as Kenneth Tynan described it, is a gloriously comic revelation of the absurdity of every day life.

A Resounding Tinkle was revived with the sketch Gladly Otherwise at the Donmar Warehouse in July 2007.

From A Resounding Tinkle & Gladly Otherwise


Faber and Faber

N. F. Simpson

ISBN: 9780571239290

Series: Faber Drama