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The Weir
By Conor McPherson
Directed by Andrew Ruthven

Main Street Theater -
Rice Village

2540 Times Blvd.

Performances
March 16 – April 7, 2019

Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays - 7:30pm
Sundays - 3:00pm

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Please note: no outside food/snacks are allowed at the theater. You may purchase concessions at the show.

In a bar in rural Ireland, the local men swap spooky stories in an attempt to impress a young woman from Dublin who recently moved into a nearby "haunted" house. However, the tables are soon turned when she spins a yarn of her own.

"You shed all sense of time at this beautiful and devious play." — NY Times

"A spellbinder that transfixes you." — Guardian

"Sheer theatrical magic…a modern classic. Tremendous." — London Daily Telegraph

"With bewitching fluency allied with a gift for locating the greatest emotions in the smallest details, and a faultless ear for idiom, McPherson achieves something remarkable." — Times Literary Supplement (London)

"The writing is rich, vivid and often wonderfully funny." — London Telegraph

Best known for The Weir, Shining City, and The Seafarer, Conor McPherson has won Evening Standard, Laurence Olivier, Critics Circle, Lucille Lortel, and Drama Desk awards and is a two time Tony Award nominee as well. Along with being a prolific playwright, Mr. McPherson has written and directed numerous film and television works throughout his career. Born in Dublin, his works have been produced all over the world including on Broadway.

Children under the age of 5 are not allowed in the theater.

 

Season Sponsor
The Liberty Group

Season Sponsor
Buffalo Bayou Brewing Company

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