Girl From the North Country

Girl From the North Country

After rapturous critical acclaim and a sell-out season at the OLD VIC THEATRE, ‘GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY’ now transfers to the West End for a strictly limited season. 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.

Booking from: Saturday, 20th January 2018
Booking until: Saturday, 24th March 2018

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Written and directed by Conor McPherson

Music and lyrics by Bob Dylan

After rapturous critical acclaim and a sell-out season at the OLD VIC THEATRE, ‘GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY’ now transfers to the West End for a strictly limited season. 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…

Astonishing performances
London Theatre

Every now and then you see a show that reminds you why you love theatre. You sit there mesmerised by the spectacle, getting goosebumps at every word spoken. Girl from the North Country is that show
Broadway World

The atmospheric staging, the narrative power of the music and the skill of the performances combine to create something magical
The Sage

Beguiling performances in a well-deserved West End transfer
Evening Standard

Dylan's songs from across his remarkable career punctuate the piece with a poetic poignancy
WhatsOnStage

Not very often, a piece of theatre comes along that radiates an ineffable magic. Conor McPherson’s musical play, is one such show
Daily Telegraph

McPherson has come up with something bewitchingly original. It’s pure stage magic
The Times

“Dylan fans will find it fascinating and ingenious, nothing like the standard jukebox musical
The Times


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