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GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY

Now showing, Closes 7 Oct 2017

"It works rather like a ritual or a church service in that there is dramatic dialogue, story and then you become airborne for a moment in the Bob Dylan music. It is very clever and unique. There's nothing really to compare it too."

Matthew Warchus, Artistic Director, Old Vic

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world premiere

Connor McPherson's newest work must be something very pretty impressive to gain permission from famously protective folk icon Bob Dylan to use his songs on stage, so it's no secret that this world premiere play with songs (not a musical!) is a much anticipated part of the Old Vic's 2017 season.

Set in depression era Duluth, Minnesota, the show follows a family balanced on the edge of poverty and dysfunction, buoyed by the strange assortment of drifters who stay in their guesthouse. For Nick Laine, enough is enough and now he's found a way out.


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Dates

Previews from: 12 July 2017

Opening night: 12 July 2017

Booking through until: 7 October 2017

WHAT WE SAY

A spell-binding journey into the hopes and fears of a community in Depression era Minnesota

A spellbinding journey into the hopes and fears of a community in Depression era Duluth, Minnesota, Conor McPherson's expertly crafted show (a play with songs, not a musical) weaves Bob Dylan's back catalogue with heartbreaking stories in a way that I fee more »

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