THE WORLD PREMIERE OF GARE ST LAZARE IRELAND’S
HOW IT IS (PART 2) BY SAMUEL BECKETT
The Everyman, Cork
7.30pm, Tuesday 3 – Saturday 7 September
(Previews Tuesday 3 and Wednesday 4)
The greatly anticipated World Premiere of the Gare St Lazare production of How It Is (Part 2) by Samuel Beckett, a co-production with The Coronet Theatre in London, in association with The Everyman, will open at The Everyman in Cork on Thursday next, September, 5. The production of How It Is (Part 1) was acknowledged as a highlight of the year by many last year, and How It Is (Part 2) promises to deliver on all fronts.
In the four and a half years that have led from the 2015 development of How It Is (Part 1), Gare St Lazare, “the unparalleled Becket champions” according to The New York Times, have continued to work with a strong committed team, including sound designer and composer, Mel Mercier, and actor, Stephen Dillane.
Directed and designed by co-founder and artistic director of Gare St Lazare, Judy Hegarty Lovett, the text will be performed by Conor Lovett and Stephen Dillane. The music will be performed by Mel Mercier, the Irish Gamelan Orchestra, Mark Padmore, Nick Roth and Claudia Schwab, with lighting designed by Mick Hurley. Gare St Lazare offers a new way to access Beckett while placing the beautiful Everyman Theatre centre stage.
How It Is (Part 2) by Samuel Beckett will premiere at the Everyman Theatre, Cork on Thursday, September 5, at 7.30pm and continue until Saturday, September 7, with previews on Tuesday, September 3, and Wednesday, September 4. There is limited capacity, and booking in on everymancork.com of 021 4501 673
Tickets on sale HERE
THE WORLD PREMIERE STAGE RENDITION OF ‘HOW IT IS (PART 2)’
PRESENTED BY GARE ST LAZARE IRELAND
BY SAMUEL BECKETT
WHERE: The Everyman Theatre, MacCurtain Street, Cork
WHEN: 7.30pm, Tuesday 3 – Saturday 7 September 2019 (Previews Tuesday 3 and Wednesday 4)
BOOKING: €22 / Concession €18 / Students/Previews €15 at The Everyman Box Office, phone 021 4501673, or online at everymancork.com
Funded by The Arts Council of Ireland’s ‘Arts Grant Funding’
Supported by Vermont Coffee Company and Flynn Hotels Ireland.
Gare St Lazare Ireland is an Irish theatre company with an international reputation for excellence, especially when it comes to the work of Samuel Beckett. For over 20 years, joint artistic directors Judy Hegarty Lovett and Conor Lovett have embarked on an exploration of Beckett’s work, paying particular attention to the work that was not written for the stage.