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The Seafarer - 2018 - Off-Broadway Tickets, News, Info & More

After losing yet another job, Sharky has returned home to Dublin to build a new, sober existence with his cantankerous elder brother, Richard, recently blinded in a drunken accident. But it's Christmas Eve, and the drinks are flowing as old friends convene for an annual game of poker. This year, an immortal stranger from Sharky's past arrives, raising the stakes to eternal consequence.


Run Type:Limited Run
Previews: March 30, 2018
Closing:May 24, 2018

Running Time:

Two hours and 20 minutes, with one intermission

Irish Repertory Theatre

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132 West 22nd St.(between 6th & 7th Aves)
New York,NY10011

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by Jennifer Broski - April 19, 2018
Irish Repertory Theatre just celebrated opening night of THE SEAFARER, starring two-time Tony Award winner Matthew Broderick (Shining City). THE SEAFARER, written by Conor McPherson (Shining City) and directed by Ciaran O'Reilly (The Emperor Jones), began performances on March 30, 2018 at Irish Rep Theatre (132 West 22nd Street) on the Francis J. Greenburger Mainstage, and will now run through May 24, 2018.

The Seafarer Frequently Asked Questions

What productions of The Seafarer have there been?
The Seafarer has had 3 productions including Broadway which opened in 2007, Broadway which opened in 2007 and Off-Broadway which opened in 2018.

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