Guy Masterson & Theatre Tours International present the London Premiere of


By Owen O'Neill

Purchase tickets for both Absolution and Bill Clinton Hercules in the same booking and your dual-show discount will automatically be applied at checkout. (To obtain your discount you have to book both shows at the same time but you don't have to see them on the same day)

 “It’s all fascinating, revelatory and authentic, delivered with a style and largesse that is both entertaining and informative” – ★ ★ ★ ★ ★ Stage Review

“O'Neil is a very good storyteller, keeping us gripped with a fast-paced narrative” - ★ ★ ★ ★ Londonist

 “deliberate; vivid; intense” - ★ ★ ★ ★ The Reviews Hub

“This is undeniably an incredible performance” – Gay Star News

“It is well written and well performed – Owen O’Neill really brings the character to life” – The Upcoming

“makes you question why you’d ever need more than one actor in a play” – north four

 “The story is engaging and narrated without any sugar-coating.” – Plays to See

Written and performed by Owen O'Neill
Directed by Guy Masterson 

Donegal. Present Day. Catholic priests are disappearing. One man knows why and he wants to confess. His confession is brutal. It is bloody. It is frank. He tells us it is not murder. It’s retribution. It’s absolution.  A five-star, sell-out hit at the 2008 Edinburgh Festival.

“Meticulous. Muscular. Captivating. Rich. Thrilling. Compelling... Nothing could rival what I’d just seen. Nothing did.”The Spectator, Edinburgh 2008 


This show plays as the first part of a double-bill with Bill Clinton Hercules - find more information here