About the show

About the show

About the show

WRITTEN AND DIRECTED BY CONOR McPHERSON

MUSIC AND LYRICS BY BOB DYLAN

 

LATEST NEWS:  WINNER OF TWO 2018 OLIVIER AWARDS - FOR SHIRLEY HENDERSON AND SHEILA ATIM

 

JUST ANNOUNCED : SEE THE SHOW IN NEW YORK - PUBLIC THEATER FROM 11 SEPTMBER 2018

After rapturous critical acclaim and a sell-out season at THE OLD VIC, ‘GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY’ transferred to the West End for a strictly limited season from Dec 2017 - March 2018. Award-winning playwright Conor McPherson beautifully weaves the iconic songbook of Bob Dylan into this powerful new show full of hope, heartbreak and soul. Don’t miss the unique opportunity to experience a “magnificent” (Standard), “astonishing” (Guardian) and “piercingly beautiful” (Independent) production brought vividly to life by an extraordinary company of actors and musicians.

 

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…

 

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