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Threepenny in Dublin

Gate Theatre Hosts New Production

 

Run extended through 16 November due to unprecedented demand!

Venue: Gate Theatre, Dublin
Director: Wayne Jordan
Conductor: Cathal Synnott
Dates: 26-30 September (previews), 1 October - 16 November 2013
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In association with the Dublin Theatre Festival, the world-renowned Gate Theatre presents a new production of The Threepenny Opera in English (translation by Ralph Manheim and John Willett). Known particularly for powerful interpretations of Beckett, the Gate first produced Threepenny in 1991, featuring Marianne Faithfull as Pirate Jenny. This season promises "a fierce social and political critique, vividly complemented by Weill's amazing score."

 

Reviews

The Guardian

entertainment.ie

Features

Gallery of rehearsal photos

Blog post with comments by director Wayne Jordan

Article on 2013 Dublin Theatre Festival on playbill.com

Gate Theatre Twitter feed

Learn more about The Threepenny Opera

 


Originally posted: 4 September 2013
Last updated: 23 October 2013