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The Plough and the Stars American Repertory Theatre
64 Brattle Street
Cambridge, MA
September 29 - October 9, 2016
Recurring daily
Start Time: 7:30 PM

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A.R.T. brings the Abbey Theatre’s acclaimed production of The Plough and the Stars to Boston during the centenary of the 1916 Easter Rising. As revolution sweeps Ireland, the residents of a Dublin tenement take shelter from the violence that sweeps through the city’s streets. Sean O’Casey—one of Ireland’s most renowned and controversial playwrights—captures a conflict between idealism and ordinary lives. Celebrating nearly a century of the Irish nation state, this production by the national theater of Ireland, staged by Olivier Award-winning director Sean Holmes, will bring a new perspective to O’Casey’s absorbing play.

The Plough and the Stars