Quotes by John Millington Synge

About John Millington Synge:


Edmund John Millington Synge is best known for his play The Playboy of the Western World, which caused riots in Dublin during its opening run at the Abbey Theatre.

Author Bio


  • NameJohn Millington Synge
  • DescriptionIrish playwright, poet, prose writer, and collector of folklore
  • BornApril 16, 1871
  • DiedMarch 24, 1909
  • CountryIreland
  • ProfessionPlaywright; Poet; Writer