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Closed January 4, 2009

Never underestimate the pleasure of watching really good actors behaving terribly...highly skilled stage performers take on roles that allow them to rip the stuffing out of one another, tear up the scenery, stomp on their own vanity and have the time of t

Ben Brantley, New York Times

Why See Grease?

What happens when two sets of parents meet up to deal with the unruly behaviour of their children. A calm and rational debate between grown ups about the need to teach kids how to behave properly? Or a hysterical night of name calling, tantrums and tears before bedtime?

Jeff Daniels, Hope Davis, James Gandolfini and Marcia Gay Harden star in the US premiere of The God of Carnage, a new comedy by French playwright Yasmina Reza.

Daniels plays a lawyer and the father of a nine-year-old boy who has hit another child in the school playground. As a result, he and his wife are invited to the victim's parent's home to discuss the matter.

The masks (and the gloves) come off in this witty dissection of bourgeois values.

Previews from : 28th February 2009
Opened : 22nd March 2009
Limited engagement until : 19th July 2009

Audience:  God Of Carnage is inappropriate for children aged under 16 (strong language).  Children under 4 years of age will not be admitted into the Bernard B Jacobs Theater.  

Run time:  90 minutes with no intermission

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Matinee - - 2 pm - - 2 pm 3 pm
Evening - 8 pm 8 pm 8 pm 8 pm 8 pm -

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Opening night: 24 July 2007

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11 reviews, average rating: (4.4 Stars)

4.5 star rating

Dana T.: “Must see for Grease fans - a great time!”

After watching the show on tv, we had to see the production on Broadway... more

Patricia Kappes: “Scintillating Show”

I've followed the progress of talented Max Crumm and Laura Osnes on TV... more

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