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Photo Flash: First Look at Lucy Prebble's THE EFFECT at Barrow Street Theatre

Producers The National Theatre of Great Britain's North American wing (Tim Levy, Producer), Scott Morfee, Jean Doumanian, Tom Wirtshafter, and Patrick Daly are proud to present the North American premiere of playwright Lucy Prebble's award-winning new play The Effect, with direction by David Cromer.

The Effect began performances on Wednesday, March 2 opening night set for Sunday, March 20th For more information, visit

Hearts racing. Minds reeling. Knees buckling. Connie and Tristan have palpable chemistry-or is it a side effect of a new super-antidepressant? They are volunteers in a clinical trial, but their sudden and illicit romance forces the supervising doctors to face off over the ethical consequences of their work. From Lucy Prebble, "one of the UK's hottest new playwrights" (The Telegraph), The Effect takes on our pill-popping culture with humor and scintillating drama.

BroadwayWorld has a first look at the The Effect! Check out the full gallery below!

Photo Credit: Matthew Murphy

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