Time & Location
Aug 19, 2022, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
The Philipsburg LaunchPad, 124 N 2nd St 2nd floor, Philipsburg, PA 16866, USA
About the event
The Pillowman is a 2003 play by British-Irish playwright Martin McDonagh. It received its first public reading in an early version at the Finborough Theatre, London, in 1995, also a final and completed version of the play was publicly read in 1998 and then finished and released as a book in some places in 1999. Production started in 2000 for the eventual 2003 performance. It tells the tale of Katurian, a fiction writer living in a police state, who is interrogated about the gruesome content of his short stories and their similarities to a number of bizarre child murders occurring in his town. The play received the 2004 Olivier Award for Best New Play, the 2004-5 New York Drama Critics' Circle Award for Best New Foreign Play, and two Tony Awards for production. It was nominated for the 2004 Evening Standard Award for Best New Play.
Dinner is available from Poppy & Co. before the start of the show.
- Live Music
- BYOB with Bar services/Amenities*
*cold beer checking with frosted glass serviceor ice buckets available
The Pillowman Admission
This ticket grants single-person admission to "The Pillowman" presented by The LaunchPad Theater$20.00+$0.50 service fee