Fri 30 Aug 2013
Sat 31 Aug 2013
St Martins Lane, London, WC2N 4AU
“I shouldn’t laugh at you Billy … but I will”Set on the remote island of Inishmaan off the west coast of Ireland, word arrives that a Hollywood film is being made on the neighboring island of Inishmore. The one person who wants to be in the film more than anybody is young Cripple Billy, if only to break away from the bitter tedium of his daily life. Martin McDonagh’s comic masterpiece examines an ordinary coming of age in extraordinary circumstances and confirms his position as one of the most original Irish voices to emerge in the second half of the twentieth century.Daniel Radcliffe plays the title role in the first major London revival since its premiere at the National Theatre in 1996.Written by Martin McDonaghDirector Michael GrandageSet and Costume Designer Christopher OramLighting Designer Paule ConstableThis show is part of the Michael Grandage Company season at the Noel Coward Theatre. To see more shows in this series click here.