The Playboy of the Western World

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United States premiere! The Playboy of the Western World is Ireland's original dark comedy. In this modern adaptation by Nigerian writer, Bisi Adigun and Irish writer Roddy Doyle (The Commitments), the "playboy" is a Nigerian refugee, seeking asylum in the gangs of west Dublin.

The cast of eleven actors features: Da’Von Moody, Musa Gurnis, Ian Armstrong, John Austin, Jessica Lefkow, Ryan Tumulty, Christopher Walker, Erin Denman, Danielle Gallo, Kate McDonald, and JJ Johnson (appears courtesy of Actors’ Equity Association)

Presented by Solas Nua

Show Type
Drama
Comedy
Running Time
120 minutes
(1 Intermission)
Appropriate For 16+ Price Ranges
$45 - $45

Discount Tickets Available Goldstar

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Box Office Phone: 202-399-7993

Schedule Open/Close Dates: 04/23/2020 - 05/10/2020
Sunday 3:00pm--
Monday ---
Tuesday ---
Wednesday ---
Thursday 8:00pm--
Friday 8:00pm--
Saturday 2:00pm8:00pm-
Important Dates

Special Performances

  • 04/26/2020 - 7:00pm Opening Night

Extra Performances

  • 05/06/2020 - 8:00pm
Cast
Performer Role
Da'Von Moody Christopher
Musa Gurnis Pegeen
Ian Armstrong Michael
Christopher C. Walker Philly
John Austin Sean
Ryan Tumulty Jimmy
Erin Denman Sarah
Rachel Lawhead Honor
Kate McDonald Susan
Jessica Lefkow Widow Quin
James J Johnson Malomo
Production Personnel
Playwrights
Bisi Adigun
Roddy Doyle
Director
Shanara Gabrielle
Costume Designer
Grace Kang
Set Designer
Jessica Cancino
Sound Designer
Tosin Olafulabi
Lighting Designer
Marianne Meadows
Adapted By
Bisi Adigun
Roddy Doyle
Adapted From
The Playboy of the Western World by John Millington Synge

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