The Cripple of Inishmaan Revival 2014

Ages: 4+
Opened: April 20, 2014
Closing: July 20, 2014

The Cripple of Inishmaan - 2014 - Broadway History , Info & More

Direct from a smash hit London run, Daniel Radcliffe takes on his most critically acclaimed role yet in THE CRIPPLE OF INISHMAAN—the biting comedy by the master of vicious fun, Academy Award winner Martin McDonagh (The Pillowman, In Bruges), and directed by Tony Award winner Michael Grandage (Red, Frost/Nixon).

When a Hollywood director visits a remote Irish island to cast his latest film, the locals clamor for their once-in-a-lifetime chance at movie stardom. But it's Billy, a frail young man with the odds stacked against him, who has the biggest Hollywood dream of them all.

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FEATURED REVIEWS FOR The Cripple of Inishmaan

Review: Dark Humor Wins in 'Cripple of Inishmaan'
9 / 10

McDonagh ricochets between crass humor, careless cruelty and tender sorrow, all the while poking fun at Irish folklore, toying with stereotypes, and setting his characters up to have their dreams crushed. He suddenly reverses their backstories or presents unseen sides to their personalities that upend what the audience thinks it knows...While Billy's coming of age is tinged with melodrama by McDonagh's fervid plotting, he and his fellow Inishmaan residents remain memorable and richly drawn, providing an evening of boisterous theatricality that overlays buried empathy for our shared human frailties.

STAGE REVIEW The Cripple of Inishmaan
9 / 10

Thanks to McDonagh's clever writing and the sharply drawn performances by Radcliffe & Co., these seeming stereotypes keep upending our expectations - and their own - as they spin their yarns and shade some closely held truths. This is one of McDonagh's lighter works, without his usual burst of Tarantino-esque violence, but there's enough edginess to pull the story back from the cliff's edge of sentimentality. A-

BWW Flashback: THE CRIPPLE OF INISHMAAN, Starring Daniel Radcliffe, Ends Broadway Run
by Courtnie Mele - July 20, 2014

The Michael Grandage Company production of The Cripple of Inishmaan, by Martin McDonagh, starring Daniel Radcliffe and the critically acclaimed West End cast, directed by Tony Award winner Michael Grandage, ends its Broadway run today after 97 performances. The Cripple of Inishmaan originally opened on April 20 at the Cort Theatre (138 West 48th Street).

VIDEO: Daniel Radcliffe Shares His Biggest Fear for Final 'INISHMAAN' Performances
by Caryn Robbins - July 17, 2014

Radcliffe sat down with MTV News and revealed his biggest fear regarding what may happen during the final performances of the show!

THE CRIPPLE OF INISHMAAN, Starring Daniel Radcliffe, Enters Final Week on Broadway
by BWW News Desk - July 14, 2014

The Michael Grandage Company production of The Cripple of Inishmaan, the Broadway premiere of a comedy by Martin McDonagh, starring Daniel Radcliffe and the critically acclaimed West End cast, directed by Tony Award-winner Michael Grandage, is now in its final week at the Cort Theatre (138 West 48th Street). The limited engagement, which opened on Sunday, April 20, must end on July 20.

THE CRIPPLE OF INISHMAAN Enters Final Two Weeks of Performances on Broadway
by Tyler Peterson - July 7, 2014

The Michael Grandage Company production of THE CRIPPLE OF INISHMAAN, the Broadway premiere of a comedy by Martin McDonagh, starring Daniel Radcliffe and the critically acclaimed West End cast, directed by Tony Award-winner Michael Grandage, begins its final two weeks at the Cort Theatre (138 West 48th Street). The limited engagement, which opened to rave reviews on Sunday, April 20, must end on July 20.

STAGE TUBE: THE CRIPPLE OF INISHMAAN's Daniel Radcliffe Gives Backstage Tour at Cort Theatre!
by Nicole Rosky - June 23, 2014

Direct from a smash hit London run, Daniel Radcliffe takes on his most critically acclaimed role yet in The Cripple of Inishmaan-the biting comedy by the master of Vicious fun, Academy Award® winner Martin McDonagh (The Pillowman, In Bruges), and directed by Tony Award® winner Michael Grandage (Red, Frost/Nixon). In the video below, go backstage with Radcliffe as he gives a behind-the-scenes tour of the Cort Theatre!

STAGE TUBE: THE CRIPPLE OF INISHMAAN's Daniel Radcliffe Talks Broadway, Harry Potter and More
by Stage Tube - June 20, 2014

BuzzFeed interviewed Daniel Radcliffe for its latest installment of 'BuzzFeed Brews' this afternoon, June 20. Radcliffe touched on his transition from film to Broadway, his time as Harry Potter and more. Watch the full interview below!

VIDEO: Daniel Radcliffe Talks 'Cripple of Inishmaan' on THE VIEW
by Caryn Robbins - June 12, 2014

Daniel Radcliffe stopped by this week's THE VIEW and discussed his role in the Broadway play 'The Cripple of Inishmaan'.

THE CRIPPLE OF INISHMAAN's Daniel Radcliffe to Appear Tomorrow on THE VIEW
by BWW News Desk - June 10, 2014

Daniel Radcliffe, star of the Michael Grandage Company production of The Cripple of Inishmaan, will be interviewed tomorrow, Wednesday, June 11 on 'The View.' Locally, the program airs at 11:00AM on ABC7. Check your local listings.

In the Spotlight Series: In the Tonys Photo Booth with Nominee Sarah Greene
by Walter McBride - June 1, 2014

Below you can check out photos of Sarah Greene, nominated for Best Featured Actress in a Play for The Cripple of Inishmaan, in the BroadwayWorld.com series 'In the Spotlight' by acclaimed photographer Walter McBride!

STAGE TUBE: Daniel Radcliffe Chats THE CRIPPLE OF INISHMAAN and More on CHARLIE ROSE
by Stage Tube - May 21, 2014

The Michael Grandage Company production of THE CRIPPLE OF INISHMAAN, by Martin McDonagh, starring Daniel Radcliffe and the critically acclaimed West End cast, directed by Tony Award-winner Michael Grandage, opened on Sunday, April 20 at the Cort Theatre (138 West 48th Street). The production will play a strictly limited run through Sunday, July 20. Radcliffe recently sat down for a feature interview on "Charlie Rose." Click below to watch the conversation!

DVR Alert: THE CRIPPLE OF INISHMAAN's Daniel Radcliffe Appears Tonight on CHARLIE ROSE
by BWW News Desk - May 20, 2014

Daniel Radcliffe, star of the Michael Grandage Company production of THE CRIPPLE OF INISHMAAN, will be interviewed tonight on "Charlie Rose". Locally, the program airs at 11:00PM on PBS/WNET. Check your local listings.

BWW TV Exclusive: Meet the 2014 Tony Nominees- Find Out Why Sarah Greene Feels Like a Duck Out of Water on Broadway
by Nicole Rosky - May 26, 2014

Today we continue our Tonys coverage with Sarah Greene, a nominee for Best Featured Actress in a Play for The Cripple of Inishmaan, who chats about how the New York theatre community differs from Dublin, why her cast is so tight, and more. Check out what she had to say below!

BWW Interviews: Debut of the Month - CRIPPLE OF INISHMAAN's Conor MacNeill
by Caryn Robbins - May 10, 2014

Today Conor MacNeill talks exclusively to BWW about the 'more vocal' New York audiences, getting egg yolk up his nose during a performance and making his Broadway debut in this biting, dark comedy!

VIDEO: Daniel Radcliffe Talks CRIPPLE OF INISHMAAN on 'Seth Meyers'
by Caryn Robbins - April 29, 2014

Daniel Radcliffe, star of the Michael Grandage Company production of The Cripple of Inishmaan, stopped by NBC's 'Late Night with Seth Meyers' last night to chat about his new Broadway show.

Daniel Radcliffe Set for LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS Tonight
by Tyler Peterson - April 28, 2014

Daniel Radcliffe, star of the Michael Grandage Company production of THE CRIPPLE OF INISHMAAN, will be interviewed tonight on NBC's "Late Night with Seth Meyers". "Late Night" airs locally on WNBC-TV, Channel 4 at 12:35 AM. Check your local listings.

BWW Reviews: THE CRIPPLE OF INISHMAAN Makes Comedy of Cruelty
by Michael Dale - April 21, 2014

Martin McDonagh's peculiar dark comedy finally gets to Broadway via Michael Grandage's engaging transfer.

Photo Coverage: THE CRIPPLE OF INISHMAAN Company Celebrates Opening Night
by Walter McBride - April 21, 2014

All of Broadway's biggest stars gathered yesterday afternoon, April 20, at the Cort Theatre to celebrate opening night of The Cripple of Inishmaan, by Martin McDonagh. BroadwayWorld was on hand for the opening after party and you can check out photos from inside the celebration below!

BWW TV: Chatting with Daniel Radcliffe & the Cast of THE CRIPPLE OF INISHMAAN on Opening Night!
by Nicole Rosky - April 21, 2014

The Michael Grandage Company production of The Cripple of Inishmaan, by Martin McDonagh, starring Daniel Radcliffe and the critically acclaimed West End cast opened yesterday at the Cort Theatre (138 West 48th Street). BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was there for the after party, where he got to chat with Radcliffe and the rest of the gang about the play and you can check out interviews with the company below!

The Cripple of Inishmaan FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

The Cripple of Inishmaan has had 4 productions including Off-Broadway which opened in 1998, Off-Broadway which opened in 2008, West End which opened in 2013 and Broadway which opened in 2014.
The Cripple of Inishmaan has been nominated for several Tony Awards, including Best Direction of a Play for Michael Grandage, Best Lighting Design of a Play for Paule Constable, Best Revival of a Play for The Cripple of Inishmaan, Best Revival of a Play for Michael Grandage Company, Best Revival of a Play for Arielle Tepper Madover, Best Revival of a Play for L.T.D. Productions, Best Revival of a Play for Stacey Mindich, Best Revival of a Play for Starry Night Entertainment, Best Revival of a Play for Scott M. Delman, Best Revival of a Play for Martin McCallum, Best Revival of a Play for Stephanie P. McClelland, Best Revival of a Play for Zeilinger Productions, and Best Revival of a Play for The Shubert Organization. The show was also nominated for Best Scenic Design of a Play for Christopher Oram and Best Sound Design of a Play for Alex Baranowski.
The Cripple of Inishmaan has been nominated for several awards including Outstanding Revival of a Play at the Drama Desk Awards, Distinguished Performance Award at the Drama League Awards for Daniel Radcliffe, Outstanding Revival of a Broadway or Off-Broadway Play at the Drama League Awards, Outstanding Director of a Play at the Outer Critics Circle Awards for Michael Grandage, Outstanding Revival of a Play (Broadway or Off-Broadway) at the Outer Critics Circle Awards for The Cripple of Inishmaan, and Outstanding Broadway or Off-Broadway Debut Performance at the Theatre World Awards for Sarah Greene.
The Cripple of Inishmaan has won several awards, including Outstanding Revival of a Play at the Drama Desk Awards, a Distinguished Performance Award at the Drama League Awards for Daniel Radcliffe, Outstanding Revival of a Broadway or Off-Broadway Play at the Drama League Awards for The Cripple of Inishmaan, Outstanding Director of a Play at the Outer Critics Circle Awards for Michael Grandage, Outstanding Revival of a Play (Broadway or Off-Broadway) at the Outer Critics Circle Awards for The Cripple of Inishmaan, and Outstanding Broadway or Off-Broadway Debut Performance at the Theatre World Awards for Sarah Greene.

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