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Deep Dish Theater: The Cripple of Inishmaan


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( Fri., Apr. 26, 2013 - Sat., May. 18, 2013 )

Deep Dish Theater at University Place (Formerly University Mall), 201 S. Estes Dr., Chapel Hill, NC 27514

Program

The Cripple of Inishmaan:  A comedy by Martin McDonagh, directed by Tom Marriott. Set in 1934 during the filming of the famous Hollywood documentary, Man of Aran, the play introduces the inhabitants of the tiny island of Inishmaan, including young Billy Claven, an orphan and outcast who dreams of leaving his village to make his fortune in the movies; the town gossip, Johnnypateenmike, and his 90-year-old alcoholic mother; Billy’s delightfully dotty adoptive aunts; and Helen, the sharp-tongued object of Billy’s affection.

Notes

Sunday, April 28 - Post-performance discussion with dramaturg Karen Blansfield and director Tom Marriott

Wednesday, May 1 - "Cheap Dish Night," all tickets $10

Friday, May 3 - Pre-show "Meet the Play" talk with Karen Blansfield, dramaturg

Sunday, May 5 - Post-performance discussion with the cast and Karen O'Brien, professor of Irish drama at UNC

Thursday, May 9 - Meet the designers after the performance

Monday May 13 @ 7:00 - Deep Dish Book Selection, The Pig Did It by Joseph Caldwell, discussion at Flyleaf Books

Cost

Adults $21, Seniors $19 (Fri./Sat./Sun.); Adults $19, Seniors $17 (Wed./Thur.); Students $14 for all shows

More information

(919)968-1515
http://www.deepdishtheater.org/

Dates

  • Friday, April 26, 2013 at 8:00 PM
  • Saturday, April 27, 2013 at 8:00 PM
  • Sunday, April 28, 2013 at 2:00 PM
  • Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 7:30 PM
  • Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 7:30 PM
  • Friday, May 3, 2013 at 8:00 PM
  • Saturday, May 4, 2013 at 8:00 PM
  • Sunday, May 5, 2013 at 2:00 PM
  • Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 7:30 PM
  • Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 7:30 PM
  • Friday, May 10, 2013 at 8:00 PM
  • Saturday, May 11, 2013 at 8:00 PM
  • Sunday, May 12, 2013 at 2:00 PM
  • Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at 7:30 PM
  • Thursday, May 16, 2013 at 7:30 PM
  • Friday, May 17, 2013 at 8:00 PM
  • Saturday, May 18, 2013 at 8:00 PM