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239 West 45th Street, New York, NY 10036

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Ended 3 Jan 2011 after 3 months

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Mr. Rylance delivers a comic performance of such polished crudeness that it easily ranks with his Tony-winning tour-de-farce of two years ago

Ben Brantley, New York Times

Closed 3 Jan 2011

Mark Rylance as Valere
David Hyde Pierce as Elomire
Joanna Lumley as Princess Conti
Stephen Ouimette
Lisa Joyce
Greta Lee
Robert Lonsdale
Michael Milligan
Liza Sadovy
Sally Wingert
Deanne Lorette
Steve Routman

Directed by Matthew Warchus
Written by David Dirson
Mark Thompson (Set and Costume Design)
Hugh Vanstone (Lighting Design)
Simon Baker (Sound Design)
Claire van Kampen (Music)


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18 reviews, average rating: (3.1 Stars)

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