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Greenhouse Theater Center
2257 N. Lincoln Avenue Chicago, IL 60614
773-404-7336
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They gave audience members a shot of tequila at the beginning:)
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snacks available to purchase at theater. You can not bring outside food in but you can bring the food you purchase inside the play
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“An astoundlingly powerful piece of work…stellar performance.” —Chicago Tribune

Description

Even outside the town, they’re afraid of the name Carney.

The Carney brothers of County Mayo are making a name for themselves as low-level thugs in a working class town in England.

As tensions within their shared home mount and hostilities toward a warring clan come to a boil, can the eldest brother save the youngest from the same path?

A searing meditation on violence, nationalism, and the band of family — replete with Murphy’s sardonic wit and unrepentant brutality.

About the Ticket Supplier: Seanachai Theatre Company

A Chicago theatre steeped in the Irish storytelling tradition, Seanachai Theatre Company has produced 13 shows, including four world premieres, and has made the development of new scripts and the fostering of fresh playwrights one of its areas of focus. The company is the recipient of five Joseph Jefferson Awards and eight Joseph Jefferson nominations.