Theatre

Enda Walsh: The Same

U.S. premiere of the Corcadorca production

Details

$25-$59 47 minutes
Date(s)

Feb 16, 2022 – Mar 6, 2022

Contact

Box Office

888-616-0274
boxoffice@irishartscenter.org

Phone hours:
10am-6pm, Monday-Friday

In person:
Opens 60 minutes before the performance on show days


Location

Irish Arts Center 
726 11th Avenue 
Hell's Kitchen, NYC

Overview

When two women, both called Lisa, meet for the first time, they come to realize they have more in common than just a name.

This immersive, mind-bending drama by Tony-winner Enda Walsh features tour de force performances by two of Ireland’s most celebrated theatre actors, Eileen Walsh and Catherine Walsh.

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★★★★ "Stunningly raw...high-wire performances"
TIME OUT NEW YORK 

"Sensational"
IRISH ECHO 

"These fine actors...stir into life at Irish Arts Center in disturbing, deeply moving ways in Enda Walsh's achingly empathic play"
BEN BRANTLEY 

★★★★ “Riveting, superbly realised”
THE GUARDIAN (2017 Old Cork jail production) 

Best new play
Best actress (Catherine Walsh, Eileen Walsh)
IRISH TIMES THEATRE AWARDS 2017


Cast: Catherine Walsh & Eileen Walsh
Writer: Enda Walsh
Director: Pat Kiernan 

Set designer: Owen Boss
Composer & sound designer: Peter Power
Lighting designer: Michael Hurley
Assistant lighting designer: Ronan O'Shea
Sound engineer: Anthony Hanley

Production stage manager (U.S., Actors' Equity): Grace Schultz 
Assistant stage manager (U.S., Actors' Equity): Sam Shapiro 
Production manager (Ireland): Rob Furey
Stage manager (Ireland): Aoife Clarke
Production manager (U.S.): Mac Smith
Associate production manager (U.S.): Manuel Da Silva
Master electrician: Trevor Dewey 
Electricians: Alex Christie, Nicole Malancea 
Carpenters: Michael Harbeck, Nicholas Santasier, Corbin Lenard 
Producer: Rachel Gleeson
International producers: Maura O'Keeffe (Once Off Productions) & Edie Demas


Showtimes
Wed | 7:30pm
Thur-Fri | 8pm
Sat | 2pm, 8pm 
Sun | 2pm

SHOW ADDED!
Tue, Mar 1 | 7:30pm

General admission. Seating is accessible on one level, with no steps.

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Our Supporters

Irish Arts Center programs are supported, in part, by government, foundation, and corporate partners including Culture Ireland, the agency for the promotion of Irish arts worldwide; public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, in partnership with the Mayor’s Office and the New York City Council; the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Kathy Hochul and the New York State Legislature; Howard Gilman Foundation; Jerome L. Greene Foundation; the Charina Endowment Fund; the Ireland Funds; the Shubert Foundation, Inc.; the Irish Institute of New York; the Society of the Friendly Sons of St. Patrick, New York; the Charles Lawrence Keith & Clara Miller Foundation; Northern Ireland Bureau; the Department of Foreign Affairs and the Consulate of Ireland in New York; British Council; Morgan Stanley; Tourism Ireland; and thousands of generous donors like you.

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