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The Pillowman - 2005 - Broadway Tickets, News, Info & More

The Pillowman is a thrilling and funny new drama-comedy. A storyteller is investigated by the police, as his dark fairy tales bare a striking resemblance to a series of bizarre incidents in his town. The Pillowman stars Jeff Goldblum (Jurassic Park, The Big Chill) and Billy Crudup (Almost Famous, The Elephant Man). An exhilarating and gripping new play.



Running Time:

Two hours and 35 minutes with one intermission

Booth Theatre (Broadway)


About the Theatre
(New York, NY)
222 West 45th St.


 

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by BWW News Desk - September 12, 2005
As The Pillowman heads into its final week, the shows producers announced that the critically-praised production had recouped its entire $2.2 million investment and will close at a profit.
by Craig Brockman - August 27, 2005
Jeff Goldblum and cast members from The Pillowman were on hand at Tony's Di Napoli Times Square for the unveiling of his portrait.
by Michael Dale - May 3, 2005
Martin McDonagh's frequently gruesome but thoroughly engrossing new play gets a spectacular production
by Ben Strothmann - April 11, 2005
BroadwayWorld was there on Sunday night, to bring you coverage from the after-party at the Osteria-Stella.
by Walter McBride - April 11, 2005
The Pillowman opened on April 10th, and BroadwayWorld was there to bring you all the celebrities from the red-carpet.
by BWW News Desk - March 30, 2005
The show, opening April 10th, stars Billy Crudup, Jeff Goldblum, Zeljko Ivanek and Michael Stuhlbarg.

The Pillowman Frequently Asked Questions

What other productions of The Pillowman have their been?
The Pillowman has had 3 productions including Broadway which opened in 2005, Broadway which opened in 2005 and West End which opened in 2020.

What Tony Awards has The Pillowman been nominated for?
Best Play , Best Direction of a Play for John CrowleyBest Lighting Design of a Play for Brian MacDevitt and Best Scenic Design of a Play for Scott Pask.

What Tony Awards has The Pillowman won?
Best Direction of a Play for John Crowley and Best Lighting Design of a Play for Brian MacDevitt Best Scenic Design of a Play for Scott Pask.

What other awards has The Pillowman been nominated for?
Outstanding Sound Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Paul Arditt, Best Foreign Play (New York Drama Critics Circle Awards) for Martin McDonagh, Outstanding Broadway Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards), Outstanding Director of a Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for John CrowleyOutstanding Lighting Design (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Brian MacDevitt and Outstanding Set Design (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Scott Pask.

What other awards has The Pillowman won?
Outstanding Sound Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Paul Arditt and Best Foreign Play (New York Drama Critics Circle Awards) for Martin McDonagh Outstanding Broadway Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) Outstanding Director of a Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for John Crowley Outstanding Lighting Design (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Brian MacDevitt Outstanding Set Design (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Scott Pask.

What productions of The Pillowman have their been?
The Pillowman has had 3 productions including Broadway which opened in 2005, Broadway which opened in 2005 and West End which opened in 2020.

What awards has The Pillowman been nominated for?
Outstanding Sound Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Paul Arditt, Best Foreign Play (New York Drama Critics Circle Awards) for Martin McDonagh, Outstanding Broadway Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards), Outstanding Director of a Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for John CrowleyOutstanding Lighting Design (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Brian MacDevitt and Outstanding Set Design (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Scott Pask.

What awards has The Pillowman won?
Outstanding Sound Design (Drama Desk Awards) for Paul Arditt and Best Foreign Play (New York Drama Critics Circle Awards) for Martin McDonagh Outstanding Broadway Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) Outstanding Director of a Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for John Crowley Outstanding Lighting Design (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Brian MacDevitt Outstanding Set Design (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Scott Pask.

What productions of The Pillowman have there been?
The Pillowman has had 3 productions including Broadway which opened in 2005, Broadway which opened in 2005 and West End which opened in 2020.