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PTD Productions Presents: The Cripple of Inishmaan

May 16, 2020 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

$12 – $18

The Cripple of Inishmaan

by Martin McDonagh
DIRECTED BY JOE YORK

SYNOPSIS

In 1934, the people of Inishmaan learn that the Hollywood director Robert Flaherty is coming to the neighboring island to film a documentary. No one is more excited than Cripple Billy, an unloved boy whose chief occupation has been gazing at cows and yearning for a girl who wants no part of him. For Billy is determined to cross the sea and audition for the Yank. And as news of his audacity ripples through his rumor-starved community, The Cripple of Inishmaan becomes a merciless portrayal of a world so comically cramped and mean-spirited that hope is an affront to its order.

“McDonagh’s…comic talent appears unlimited, and he also has a way…of mixing up his humor with a touch of the poet and a profound sense of tragedy always dangerously lurking on comedy’s untidy fringe. In short, young McDonagh is a playwright to reckon with…” —NY Post.

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Details

Date:
May 16, 2020
Time:
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cost:
$12 – $18
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Organizer

PTD Productions
Phone:
734.483.7345
Email:
info@ptdproductions.com
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Venue

Riverside Arts Center : Theater
76 North Huron
Ypsilanti, MI 48197 United States
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Phone:
7344802787

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