The Weir

Oct 10 - Nov 01, 2015

Written by Conor McPherson | Directed by Kristianne Kurner
Runs: October 10 – November 1, 2015
Previews: October 2 – 9, 2015
Opening Night: October 10, 2015
Show Times: Thurs / Fri / Sat 8pm | Matinee Sat 3 / Sun 2pm

In Brendan’s pub, isolated above the town, the men are gathering for their daily pint. The arrival of a stranger in their midst – a woman – spurs them to impress her with stories. They are stories of souls past and of spirits very much present. But one story is more chilling and more real than any of the men could have foreseen. On its première in 1997, THE WEIR won the Evening Standard, Critics’ Circle and Olivier award for Best New Play, and established McPherson’s place as one of our greatest living playwrights.

THE WEIR takes place in a rural Irish pub and includes drinking, cursing and smoking.  It also includes intense stories about ghosts, fairies, and death of loved ones.  It is intended for mature audiences who like to laugh, cry, and then laugh again.

Cast:
Ron Choularton as Jack
Tom Deak as Jim
Samantha Ginn as Valerie
Max Macke as Brendan
Tom Stephenson as Finbar

Crew:
Written by Connor McPherson
Directed by Kristianne Kurner
Scenic Design by Kelly Kissinger
Costume Design by Mary Larson
Lighting Design by Chris Renda
Properties Design by Alyssa Schindler

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