New York Theatre Workshop

Light Shining in Buckinghamshire

New York Theatre Workshop continues its 2017-2018 off-Broadway season with a new production of Light Shining in Buckinghamshire, written by acclaimed playwright Caryl Churchill and directed by Tony Award nominee Rachel Chavkin

(Photos by Joan Marcus)

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Running time: 
2hrs 40mins (including 1 intermission)
Categories: 
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About Light Shining in Buckinghamshire:

In 1647 England, power is shifting and, amid the chaos and confusion, revolutionaries across the country are dreaming of a new future.

By:
Caryl Churchill
Producer:
New York Theatre Workshop
Director:
Rachel Chavkin
Lighting:
Isabella Byrd
Sound:
Mikaal Sulaiman
Design:
Riccardo Hernández
Costume:
Toni-Leslie James
Cast list:
Vinie Burrows, Rob Campbell, Matthew Jeffers, Mikéah Ernest Jennings, Gregg Mozgala, and Evelyn Spahr
Other info:
Original Music & Music Direction by Orion Johnstone, and Props by Noah Mease
Light Shining in Buckinghamshire Performance Dates & Times
Previews from: 
April 18, 2018
Opening date: 
May 7, 2018
Closes: 
June 3, 2018
MatineeEvening
Monday--
Tuesday-7pm
Wednesday-7pm
Thursday-8pm
Friday-8pm
Saturday2pm8pm
Sunday1pm7pm

Performance schedules for all shows are subject to change.

New York Theatre Workshop

Address:
79 East 4th Street (between 2nd Avenue and Bowery), New York, NY 10003
Nearest subway station:
2nd Avenue Station

Our Light Shining in Buckinghamshire Review

As much as a third of the audience left at the interval of Light Shining in Buckinghamshire at New York Theatre Workshop. That may be significant. That such leave-taking put them out the door into a driving rainstorm and a dearth of cabs on E. 4th St. suggests it was meaningful. I know I wanted to flee. It is difficult to fault the actors, or the set and staging, or the direction. The costumes... Read more