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Conor McPherson: Girl from the North Country at the Noël Coward Theatre

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Time 19:30
Date 24/03/18
Price £54.75

Conor McPherson’s electrifying new work of hope, heartbreak and soul built around the iconic songbook of Bob Dylan.

Running until Sat 24 Mar.

Hailed as ‘★★★★★ an instant classic’ by The Times and ‘★★★★★ magnificent’ by the Evening Standard, Girl from the North Country transfers to the West End from The Old Vic.

Duluth, Minnesota. 1934. A community living on a knife-edge huddle together in the local guesthouse.

The owner, Nick, owes more money than he can ever repay, his wife Elizabeth is losing her mind and their daughter Marianne is carrying a child no-one will account for. When a preacher selling bibles and a boxer looking for a comeback show up in the middle of the night, things start to spiral beyond the point of no return...

Cast includes: Sheila Atim, Hannah Azuonye, Mary Doherty, Bronagh Gallagher, David Ganly, Shirley Henderson, Ciarán Hinds, Adam James, Claudia Jolly, Karl Johnson, Arinzé Kene, Emmanuel Kojo, Debbie Kurup, Finbar Lynch, Sam Reid and Jack Shalloo.

★★★★★ ‘Astonishing’ - The Guardian

★★★★★ ‘Piercingly beautiful’ - The Independent

★★★★★ ‘Conor McPherson weaves magic with Bob Dylan’s songs’ - The Observer

★★★★★ ‘A tribute and a triumph’ - Sunday Express